Commercial Finance Manager

3 days left

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
London
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
03 Feb 2017
Closes
03 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

International FTSE 100 Retailer based in Central London is looking to hire a Commercial Finance Manager in a newly created position.

The role will support their world class Technology function to build and support business cases in order to reduce future costs across capex and opex. It's a highly commercial role, working in parallel with third party suppliers to build financial and commercial models to evaluate new proposals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Key point of contact for building IT led business cases
  • Excel modelling expert in the team, building flexible models that can be modified rapidly
  • To build a clear understanding of IT cost base and the drivers for change
  • Identify and support initiatives which improve financial performance
  • Evaluate costs against external benchmarks to drive value for money
  • Analysis of development spend to assess value for money and challenge existing suppliers
  • Produce sensitivity analysis to explore scenarios and understand impact of movement in key variables
  • Managing and setting up Benefits realisation & tracking tools
  • Provide technical advice to commercial teams on accounting treatment on new technologies and services - drive clarity in the group accounting manual for accounting treatment of technology
  • Provide Finance review and challenge to Architecture and business leads
  • To understand and be able to build financial statements
  • Meet agreed performance objectives and ways of working; identify and progress areas for personal development
  • Strong integrity, inquisitive mind and drive insight, efficiency & control

We are looking for a fully qualified individual that has either worked in an IT finance team before or has worked in a Tech company with experience of building business cases. Strong academics; progressive career and excellent interpersonal skills are also a most.

On offer is the opportunity to support a complex function at the heart of one of the world's biggest retailers.