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Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH245_1524068249
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: April 18, 2018 17:17

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of the biggest wholesale and FMCG companies in the UK. The company, which is already an industry leader is going through a period of growth and has secured some large contracts with leading supermarket chains. With several new depots set for launch this year, this exciting FMCG Company is currently looking for a Finance Business Partner to join their growing team. This is an opportunity to join a creative work environment and become a part of one of the best established brands in the UK. The successful candidate will have previous retail/FMCG experience and will have an aptitude for commercial strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing investment appraisals and profitability analysis for new retail stores
  • Ensuring accurate budgeting and forecasting for the stores and concessions
  • Producing trend analysis on stores and concessions
  • Business partnering with the store managers and the commercial teams
  • Analysis of development options in regards to the European market
  • Producing analysis on stock and trading revenue streams
  • Providing insight and advise on cost saving procedures and new capacities and channels for growth

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Is ACA/ACCA qualified
  • Has experience within the FMCG industry
  • Has worked for a top 10 accounting practice
  • Previously has had experience in a similar position
  • A university degree would be highly advantageous
  • Has an analytical mind with strong numerical skills
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines