Finance Analyst

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £29000 - £31000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Bethany Singer

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

I am currently working with a leading English footwear and clothing brand, operating globally. They are looking for an ambitious, creative and down to earth individual to join the business as a Finance Analyst. If you are enthusiastic, have a passion for retail and have experience in a commercial finance role, please apply below!

As a Finance Analyst you will be responsible for:

  • Owning and improving the capital process from initial store appraisal, approval, monitoring and reviewing to post investment appraisals.
  • Assisting with production of monthly management accounts for licence income and wholesale sales and communicating with the external licences
  • Understanding income streams around the business to effectively identify commercial risks and opportunities and, alongside department heads, identify and implement actions
  • Assisting in compiling forecast adjustments and setting the yearly budget
  • Compiling and analysing data as required to support Business decisions and assisting the Commercial Finance Manager with ad-hoc projects which involve liaising with other departments around the business
  • Update weekly profit and loss forecast files and review outlook with management
  • Maintain all systems and processes with respect to capital
  • Issue weekly store opening schedule
  • Conduct ad hoc data analysis to meet the needs of the Business
  • Track capital spend versus budget and action forecast adjustments if necessary
  • Produce sales & margin review documents for management team
  • Ownership of calculating royalties due from Licensees and other Business Partners
  • Review profit and loss accounts as required

As a Finance Analyst you will need:

  • A willingness to continue studying for CIMA/ACCA
  • Experience within a similar commercial role
  • Drive, enthusiasm and passion for retail
  • Analytical mind and an aptitude for working with data and figures
  • Numerically oriented degree desirable
  • Ability to be self-sufficient and enjoy being hands on
  • Personal emotional resilience
  • Motivated by new challenges

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