Senior Commercial Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Henry Fox Fashion Recruitment
Location
North London, London
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working for a global Retailer, our client is on the look for a Senior Commercial Finance Analyst who is wanting to take on a new opportunity to continue your career progression.

The role sits within a very fast paced environment and you will be required to provide excellent financial support to various Senior members across the business. You will build relationships within Retail, Brand and Supply chain and have a play a crucial part to this amazing Retail business!

The role:

This role is for a finalist/newly qualified accountant

  • Responsible for your areas to forecast KPIs, sales phasing and profitability
  • Analyse trends and variances to forecast
  • Understanding performance changes
  • Analyse promotional events
  • Preparation of monthly reports for senior management, including forecast packs and board packs
  • Working with Finance Systems to drive continuous improvement in processes
  • Present financial information to Senior Directors weekly
  • Ad-hoc analysis and reporting as required

Key skills;

  • Finalist / Newly Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent qualification)
  • Retail Finance experience (but not essential)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task, be well-organised, and plan and prioritise workload to meet tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Highly numerate and commercially aware
  • Good communication/interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and open to change