Senior Finance Manager

London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Finance Manager required for a leading global retail business. Providing support to the FD & Head of Finance, you will be responsible for business partnering across many commercial areas. This is a great opportunity to join a leading brand name & to fast track your career!

The Job

  • Provide key financial support to the FD & Head of Finance, Merchandising Directors & budget holders
  • Business partnering across multiple commercial units to support, challenge & influence commercial decisions, whilst leading a team of 5

Your Responsibilities

  • Business partner to senior brand members including senior directors and all other budget holders
  • Support B&M Managers to assist with forecasting markdown & stock queries
  • Providing analysis & reporting on currency changes which may impact the business, and reporting to relevant parties. Educating the business on the impact of currency changes & supporting on business decisions.
  • Supporting Central Costs FM to ensure central costs are accurately planned & forecasts. Analysing variances to forecast & highlighting risks & opportunities to senior management, as well as challenging budget holders.
  • Responsible for overseeing monthly forecast & annual plan and managing B&M & Central elements across 2 brands
  • Management of 3 finance managers
  • Ownership of group requirements in relation to B&M and Central Costs

Who We're Looking For

  • Qualified accountant with 3/4 years PQE experience (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Proven management experience
  • Ideally experience of working in a retail business - B&M experience an advantage