Commercial Finance Manager

4 days left

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
London
Salary
54000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, and instantly recognisable fashion retailer is looking for a Commercial Finance Manager to play a pivotal role within the business. Whilst managing and developing two direct reports, the successful candidate will also help drive improved business performance.

The role has a healthy split between overseeing the core finance function and commercial finance.

Please note; only candidates with previous management experience and have a retail finance background will be considered.

Key responsibilities:

  • Production of the brand's month end pack along with commercial commentary and analysis of monthly accounts
  • Manage 2 Finance Analysts, developing their skills and knowledge, including annual appraisal and objective setting
  • Analyses the weekly trading and stock position of the business and highlight any area of concern to senior stake holders
  • Presentation of monthly KPI and performance review packs
  • Deliver a suitable suite of management information that is fit for purpose and future proof to changing business needs
  • Planning and managing the long-term strategic business models
  • Lead the budgeting/forecasting process

Candidate profile:

  • Qualified accountant ACA/CIMA/ACCA with significant post qualified experience in retail environment
  • Ability to manage & challenge a range of non-finance personnel from Executive Director downwards
  • Experience in managing & developing people
  • Be able to use strong interpersonal skills to influence others and build credible working relationships
  • Analytical background - particularly commercial analysis
  • Ability to exercise a level of flexibility within a fast moving environment