Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH245_1507735391
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2017 16:23

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a retailer renowned as the most prestigious department store in the world. The company has been providing customers with the exquisite and the luxurious for over 200 years. The store, based in central London, offers everything from up-market homeware to luxury cosmetics and clothing and is world famous for its food and beverage hampers. This exclusive retailer is looking for a dynamic and assured Finance Manager to join their incredible team. The role will involve business partnering with both senior and commercial teams in order to further develop one of the world's most prestigious retail brands, as well as planning both short and long term strategies for growth. This is an opportunity to join one of the UK's most reputable and marketable retail brands and will offer a diverse and fast paced work environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing investment appraisals and profitability analysis for stockist partnerships
  • Ensuring accurate budgeting and forecasting for the store
  • Business partnering with the store managers and the senior and commercial teams
  • Will produce management information packs that will be reviewed by the board
  • Analysis of development options in regards to new products and markets
  • Producing cash flow forecasts for the London store
  • Will oversee balance sheet reconciliations and the VAT return process

Key Requirements:

  • Is fully ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified
  • Has previous experience within the retail industry
  • 2/3 years experience as a Finance Manager
  • Has an aptitude for commercial decision making
  • Is a proactive self starter
  • A strong leader and communicator