Trading Senior Finance Analyst, retailer, central London, c.£55,000

Recruiter
Trace Recruit Ltd
Location
Central London, London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic new opportunity to join a large retailer based in central London. Sitting within the Trading Finance division and reporting directly into a Central Trading Finance Manager, your main responsibilities will be to support, challenge and insight to Group Commercial DDs and SMs on all aspects of central overhead costs, including preparation of budgets and forecasts and periodic reporting.

Key responsibilities:

  • Accurate reporting and analysis of central costs and capital expenditure.
  • Work closely with the BU Finance and HR teams to accurately forecast future headcount costs
  • Take responsibility for recognising profit recovery revenue and manage the associated balance sheet accounts, with a strong focus on financial control.
  • Develop the profit recovery budget for the year, and then monitor progress against budget.

We are looking for a newly qualified or 1-2 PQE accountant (CIMA/ACCA) with ideally retail experience. We need an inquisitive and analytical mind and a strong communicator comfortable meeting and presenting information in a simple and concise fashion. Culturally the environment is fast moving and will constantly change and challenge you.

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