IT Finance Manager - Strategic Projects
Salary £55,000 - £70,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Consultant Julie Peacock
Date posted 01 August 2018 2018-08-012018-09-30 retail UK Robert Walters United Kingdom
Our client is a hugely well regarded and successful Central london based retailer - currently seeking a high calibre IT Finance Manager for strategic projects to join their group head offices. A number of years IT finance experience is required gained within any sector as well as an ability to thrive in and succeed in a fast paced forward thinking, ever changing environment
Reporting directly to a key member of the senior management team, key responsibilities will include the following
Lead the management accounting and business partnering responsibilities within the IT functions; holding effective month end reviews, planning budgeting and forecasting meetings, and being a first point of contact for the teams.
Act as a true and key business partner for the IT team, to lead changes to the IT function and change in cost base and structure.
Provide ongoing support the Senior Finance Manager with IT and other key contracts to include the review of deals, financials terms, and relevantcontracts
Provide financial oversight of IT investment for strategic projects and key ongoing investments
Manage an IT financial analyst
Applicants must possess the following
A formal accountancy qualification or overseas equivalent
Previous management experience
Ability to work to a high standard of accuracy with excellent attention to detail
Highly organized and efficient, with an ability to work under pressure
Knowledge and experience in IT Contracts, Transfer Pricing ideally and some exposure to IT capital projects. Oracle experience would be ideal.
Excellent communication/ interpersonal and influencing skills
2-3 years relevant IT Finance experience as a minimum gained within an sector, ideally retail or consumer related but not essential.