Senior Financial Analyst
Salary £50,000 - £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits package
Consultant Julie Peacock
Date posted 17 November 2018 2018-11-172019-01-16 retail UK Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
Currently recruiting for a Senior Analyst to work for a successful and well regarded fashion retailer, based in Central London. The role is suited to a high calibre qualified level finance professional (or overseas equivalent) who possesses 1-4 years post qualified experience, ideally gained within the retail or a consumer related sector. The role offers the opportunity to also work as part of a wider fashion group, incorporating a number of UK and international brands.
Reporting to a Senior Finance Manager, this is a pivotal and challenging role. Key responsibilities will be centred around all financial planning, budgeting, forecasting and associated analysis as well as commercial support.
You will also be asked to take on the following
Ongoing support in regards to the 5 year planning, budgeting and forecasting
Presentations to the board in regards to relevant figures and analysis
Attendance at weekly trading meetings to understand the impact of current trade and forecasts
Business case work to support investment
Ad hoc analysis to support strategy and key commercial decision making
Applicants must possess the following
A formal accountancy qualifiation or overseas equivalent. 1-4 years post qualifed experience ideally gained within the retail, consumer, leisure or media sectors.
Ability to thrive within a fast paced ever changing environment
An interest in or passion towards building a successful finance/ commercial finance career within the fashion sector