Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 628_1562255059
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: July 04, 2019 16:44

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a leading womens cosmetics brand based in the heart of the West End. This exciting cosmetics group is looking for a creative Finance Manager to join their growing team. The role will involve providing support and analysis to senior management in relation to the brand acquisitions, as well as business partnering with the non-financial teams. This is an opportunity to join a well established, yet rapidly growing industry leading cosmetics giant and will offer the successful candidate the chance to develop and progress within a talented finance team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Acting as the driving force behind all commercial planning and decision making
  • Producing investment appraisals in regards to new acquisitions and stores
  • Business partnering with the board of directors
  • Preparing the 5 year plans for the company's growth
  • Producing budgets and forecasts for the UK and U.S stores
  • Liaising with international offices on a monthly basis
  • Overseeing the development of two direct reports
  • Analysing and forecasting company and store budgets

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Is ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • Has experience within the cosmetics/retail industry
  • 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