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Commercial Finance Analyst - Signet Jewellers - Watford

Signet Jewelers Ltd
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26 Jun 2022

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We are passionate about our profession, and together we can help you realise your full potential. Come and be part of Signet Jewelers and enjoy the following fantastic benefits:

*Competitive Salary

*185 Hours Annual Leave (excluding Bank Holidays)

*Generous Staff Discount across all brands

*Life Assurance

*Pension Scheme

*Real Rewards Corporate Discount

*Recommend a Friend Scheme

*Cycle to Work

*Shine with Signet - Recognition Platform

Be part of something special!

Signet is the name behind H.Samuel and Ernest Jones - so altogether, we have 350 UK stores selling some of the most fashionable and exclusive watch and jewelery brands on the High Street. But that's not all. We also have stores in the US, Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. In fact, we're the largest speciality retail jeweler in the world, by sales. Just imagine where your retail career could take you.

Signet Jewelers (H.Samuel & Ernest Jones) is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and are proud to have achieved Disability Confident Committed status (Level 1). All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Are you a Graduate / Part Qualified Accountant looking to progress your career

Commercial Finance Analyst - Commercial Finance - Signet Jewellers - Watford, Croxley Park

Hybrid working model - 2 days office based and 3 days remote

Are you a Graduate/Part Qualified Accountant looking to progress your career in Commercial Finance? If so, we might have the opportunity you've been waiting for!

Here at Signet Jewelers - owners for the High Street Retail Brands H.Samuel & Ernest Jones the perfect opportunity has arisen as Commercial Finance Analyst in our Watford Store Support Centre. Working in a small, successful team, you'll assist the Commercial Finance team in the planning, forecasting and reporting of all Commercial Functions. Supporting our Finance Business Partners and Commercial Finance Manager you'll support with all daily and weekly tasks, enabling the finance function to manage the sales performance and profitability of sales and stock.

The business is undergoing an exciting period of substantial growth, the need for data, management information and reporting is constantly growing, therefore you'll play a key role in the development of these reports. If you're looking for an exciting new challenge with the opportunity to complete your qualifications and progress your career, this certainly is the opportunity you've been waiting for!

Accountabilities of this role include:

Accurate production and analysis of daily and weekly sales variances vs plan

Production of the weekly commercial finance trading reports within the weekly deadlines set.

Weekly gold reporting and monthly gold hedge forecasting.

Calculating statutory sales and margin adjustments (actuals and forecasting) in line with US GAAP and Group accounting policies.

Forecasting, reporting and accounting for all supplier funding, including promotional, retro, settlement and marketing.

Working closely with the FBP's to analyse all supplier income including Trade Marketing and providing updates on the current position, including risks and opportunities.

Month end processing.

Maintenance and completion of monthly balance sheet reconciliations for sales and margin

Discounts and promotional spend reporting and analysis, including exception reporting and analysis of trends.

Ad hoc analysis of sales and margin performance as required.

Maintain the Trade Marketing trackers by working closely with B&M and provide regular updates on the Trade Marketing position vs target

About You:

Graduate/part qualified accountant with the ambition to complete their accounting qualification and develop their career within finance.

Highly numerate and able to demonstrate commercial and business acumen.

Good presentational skills.

Good communication skills with experience in dealing with senior stakeholders.

Advanced MS Excel skills

Apply today and join us during this exciting period of growth and progress your career
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