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Senior Finance Manager - IT

Posted 22 January by Agora Talent Ltd Easy Apply Ended

We are recruiting for a Senior Finance Manager to join a Large Retailer for an interim role based in West London. The role will be supporting a large IT project in a finance business partnering capacity.

Description

• To provide cost control, analysis and decision support to the IT leadership team, to maximise business performance and deliver value

• To manage the planning and forecasting for all IT costs and ensure adherence to the Group investment policy

Responsibilities

• Strong cost control of IT cost base to deliver opex & capex targets and to drive ROI.

• Manage the quarterly planning and forecasting process and influence the delivery of targets.

• Manage monthly reporting delivering insight to Finance & IT leadership teams.

• Manage monthly BU and Channel cost analysis and reporting.

• Analytical insight to influence commercial & finance team decisions

• Review & challenge of new IT project investment requests to minimise costs & drive ROI.

• Provide insight into the IT cost base focussing on cost drivers, external benchmarks & KPIs.

• Generating solutions to financial control weaknesses and driving the operational teams to resolve them, following up from exception reporting.

• Identify and support initiatives which improve financial performance.

Requirement

• Qualified accountant with at least 5 years PQE

• Strong technical accounting knowledge and ability to advise commercial teams

• Strong communication and influencing skills with ability to influence & challenge at a senior level

• Confident communicator with ability to clearly explain financial data focussing on the key messages

• Strong commercial acumen

• Ability to identify areas for process improvement

• Ability to switch priorities and workload in line with operational & financial requirements

• Effective stakeholder management to drive strong working relationships with operational & financial managers

Reference: 34292056

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