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Head of FP&A

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: September 25 2017

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an international retailer of luxury body, fragrance and skincare products based in central London. This exciting luxury retailer produces industry leading products that provide experiences of indulgence through exquisite high end lotions, soaps and fragrances. With a wide range of critically acclaimed products and stores in over 20 different countries, this exclusive retailer is now looking for a Head of FP&A to join their growing team. The role will involve overseeing the FP&A team and providing commercial support to senior management in regards to investment and commercial decision making.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Negotiating contracts with new brand partners
  • Overseeing the expansion into new markets and producing investment appraisals for new stores
  • Analysing store trials and reviewing the profitability of customer initiatives
  • Producing monthly management information packs that will go to board level
  • Preparing reports on EMEA store performance
  • Driving the budgeting and forecasting process for the London and UK stores
  • Business partnering with the E-commerce and sales teams to provide commercial support
  • Business partnering with the board and key stakeholders
  • Markets variance analysis including trend analysis
  • Assisting senior management with group three year budgets production
  • Liaising with the UK commercial team on extensive ad hoc projects

Key Requirements:

  • Will be fully ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • A background within the retail industry will be beneficial
  • Candidates from a management accounts background will be considered
  • Prior experience with commercial decision making
  • Strong communicator and team player