Commercial Finance Analyst

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50,000 per year

  • Contact:

    James King

  • Contact email:

    james.king@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    JK3189

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-25

  • Consultant:

    James King

​Altum are currently engaged with a well know global retailer to find them a recently qualified Finance Analyst to work in a highly commercial role supporting the property teams. The business undergoing a major stores transformation programme and the role will provide commercial finance support to senior stakeholders across the property division. The company is a household name that can offer great training and development, along with future career progression opportunities.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Developing and delivering regular reporting of the property transformation programme to drive insight into key areas requiring performance improvement

  • Supporting prioritisation of the programme roll-out using a data led approach

  • Be responsible for the Capital Evaluation Models used for property ensuring there are adequate controls in place

  • Undertaking a Post Investment Review of Renewals and use insights and findings to help shape the roll-out of the programme

  • Provide ad-hoc modelling support for the Store estate team including disposals and re-gears

  • Proactively drive operational improvement across Property, and more widely across Finance

Key Attributes;

  • A qualified accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) with strong financial evaluation capabilities, and an ability to build business cases.

  • Commercial awareness to be able to add challenge and insight to development business appraisals

  • Can influence non-financial colleagues, and can present sophisticated information credibly to members of the property leadership team

  • Strong analytical capabilities, comfortable working with and accurately manipulating data to provide accurate and informative reporting

  • Good IT skills, including advanced excel capabilities

  • A great teammate but also happy to work independently on own initiative