Finance Analyst, retail, central London, paying £50-60k

Recruiter
Trace Recruit Ltd
Location
London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Finance Analyst opportunity for high street retailer tasked with the corporate sales plan, analysis and performance reporting. You will be responsible for providing guidance and analysis to senior level internal stakeholders and external bodies on company sales.

Key responsibilities include:

- Setting corporate sales budgets and weekly reporting across the Group, setting the tone for the weeks trading

- Analysis of sales performance across food and non food business units

- Preparation of quarterly trading statements working in collaboration with Investor Relations

- Ensuring integrity of corporate sales data

- Support the customer insights team to understand trends in the market

- Ongoing industry analysis reviewing the impact of economic indicators on sales performance

Key, qualifications, skills and behaviours:

- Qualified accountant

- Exposure of the retail sector

- Economically aware and commercially driven

- In person you must be able to engage at a senior level, be challenging in the right manner, independent thinker, outgoing and confident

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