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Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: BBBH410_1535991785
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: September 03, 2018 17:23

Job Description

Harper May is working exclusively with one of the UK's leading high street retailers who are looking for a Finance analyst straight out of practice or with 2 years plus industry relevant experience to join their team. This well established brand has a turnover in excess of £80 million and as a result has a very experienced finance team. Our client is looking for a candidate who is straight out of practice and is looking for exposure within one of the UK's leading commercial companies. As well as a market leading salary package this company is offering the candidate the opportunity to travel as they aim to expand their brand into Europe. The successful candidate will be a well polished ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified candidate who is either straight out of practice or has 2 years relevant experience in retial.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with senior management and budget holders to consolidate and deliver the annual budget and five-year plan
  • Managing the development of resource allocation and costing models that will support internal management and the needs of funders
  • Managing the production and development of the standardized monthly reporting to budget holders, Management Team and Board
  • Supporting Management in developing and delivering efficiency plans and ensuring value for money across the operations teams
  • Ad hoc analyses as required

Who are we looking for?

  • A proven team player, able to work flexibly with others and contribute effectively across a broad range of activities
  • Able to act credibly and persuade, negotiate and influence at senior level
  • Able to demonstrate significant and creative problem-solving based on analysis of complex data and with a focus on driving value
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, able to engage with people at all levels of the finance team and non-finance members of staff
  • Able to plan and prioritise work
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Financial planning and analysis experience at senior level
  • Experience of financial modelling and reporting
  • Expert in Microsoft Excel and have a working knowledge of the other Office products
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified