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Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: 7715_1558707101
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: May 24, 2019 15:11

Job Description

Our client is looking for a recently qualified Finance Analyst to join the Finance department of a fast growing retail brand. The company has seen year on year growth and now turns over £20m annually. The ideal candidate will be dynamic with bags of personality and must be recently qualified with retail experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To analyse and support forward looking strategic initiatives such as range reviews, store trials and consumer incentives
  • Ownership of all commercial reporting
  • Line management of 3 junior commercial analysts
  • Providing challenging and insightful as hoc commercial analysis
  • Support the commercial sales and margin budgeting and forecasting processes, providing quarterly forecasts and an operating plan for all relevant commercial areas
  • Extensive business partnering with the Finance Director to offer support with company-wide initiatives
  • Provision of financial analysis and support to investment decisions including business case preparations and presenting to the board

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must be fully ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • Must have prior retail or wholesale experience
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills