Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: BBBH370_1494951169
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2017 17:16

Job Description

Harper May is working with a world renowned, prestigious department store that 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 new brand 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