This is an opportunity for a Finance Analyst to join a High Fashion and Luxury Retail business on a permanent basis based in London. Working for a prestigious heritage company this is a newly created role as a result of an internal promotion within the finance team.
The Finance Analyst will report to the Commercial Finance Manager and take ownership of the monthly forecasting and monitoring vs budget. Your duties will include:
- Taking ownership of the production of the management pack, analysis of store performance and KPI reporting
- Liaising with store General Managers and meeting with senior stakeholders to help drive profitability
- Responsible for the budgeting and forecasting across UK and international entities
- Dealing with smaller investment and commercial business appraisals and providing recommendations
- Any ad-hoc project work
The successful candidate will be a Big Four ACA qualified accountant with a passion for moving into a commercial finance role within the Retail sector; or an ACCA/CIMA Qualified Accountant with 1-2 years post-qualified experience working in a commercial/analytical role with examples of where you have added value to an organisation through commercial analysis. Knowledge of Retail/Consumer industry is desirable as well as modelling experience. A keen sense of initiative, ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders along with a positive attitude will be key to your success in this role.
This is an exciting time to be joining this business as it looks to strengthen its position as a market leader in the High Fashion and Luxury Retail sector. They are looking for an ambitious, charismatic individual who is looking to support a prestigious private business as they look to transition into their next phase of growth and to progress their career within the senior finance team.
- Big Four
- Model Building
- KPI Reports