Commercial Finance and FP&A Manager B&M and Supply Chain

Recruiter
Jigsaw UK
Location
Richmond
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We’re looking for a COMMERCIAL FINANCE AND FP&A MANAGER to join our team.

JOB TITLE

Commercial Finance and FP&A Manager – B&M and Supply Chain

LOCATION

Kew Gardens, London

REPORTS TO

Head of Finance

JOB PURPOSE

To act as a key finance business partner to the COO, and B&M/Supply Chain Directors and their teams. This role drives commercial insight into sales, margin, stock, and supply chain, across multiple channels for both our UK and International businesses. It will include regular and ad-hoc analysis and reporting, and all planning (covering budgets/forecasts and strategic planning), as well as supporting and challenging stakeholders on their cost budgets. It will also produce viability reviews for new stores and track performance of sites after opening.

Jigsaw is a growing, dynamic business, and you will need to embrace change, be flexible, and influence key stakeholders in decision making. You will have a good grasp on the detail whilst keeping the bigger picture in mind. You will ensure accurate and insightful reporting to hit deadlines, upholding high standards and driving continual improvement. You will have strong FP&A skills and understand how to set up models and analysis in a logical and efficient way. You will have an inquisitive and analytical mind and be prepared to challenge assumptions. You will work with pace, and be able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritise workload.

A team player with strong people skills, you will be an experienced manager, and be able to motivate and drive performance in those around you. You will work closely with the rest of the Finance team and contribute to the wider success of the team.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

·Budgeting, forecasting, and strategic planning

·Business partnering and value add analysis for key stakeholders

·Business cases for all new UK stores

·Period end reporting and analysis

·Management and development of 1direct report

BEHAVIOURS FOR SUCCESS

·A can-do, positive and commercial mindset

·Ambitious, with demonstrable progression in previous companies

·Excellent analytical and communication skills

·Ability to work well under pressure to tight deadlines, to prioritise work load and deliver

·accurate information on time to a high standard.

·Driven, likeable and collaborative personality to engage colleagues and influence business stakeholders

·Strong attention to detail, balanced with ability to summarise key issues.

·Confidence to challenge colleagues and Directors appropriately in a non-aggressive manner

·The ability to inspire, motivate and develop people

ESSENTIAL:

·Qualified accountant

·Extensive financial modelling skills – advanced excel

·Experience of managing a direct report

·Experience of sales, margin and stock analysis

DESIRABLE:

·Multi-channel retail experience preferably including international

·Supply chain experience

BENEFITS

·23 days holidays

·Life Assurance

·Pension

·Staff discount – up to 50%

·Cycle to work scheme

·Subsidised lunches

·Gym access

·Season ticket loan

·Access to group discounted – Health insurance, dental insurance, health assessment, childcare vouchers, gadget insurance, travel insurance

·Discounted Tastecard

·C-Share scheme

·Sample sales

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