Finance Business Partner - Ecommerce

  • Location

    City of London

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60,000 - £65,000 per year

  • Contact:

    James King

  • Contact email:

    james.king@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    JK-3586

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-18

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

​Altum Consulting are pleased to be supporting a very high growth Ecommerce business, to find them a highly commercial Finance Business Partner for a newly created role.

The role will be supporting key decision makers to drive growth, profitability and provide planning support to senior stakeholders across the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial business partner to the commercial and operational teams

  • Provide insight and preparing financial analysis to support day to day decision making and strategic opportunities

  • Prepare business cases for strategic initiatives and support the financial review of commercial contracts

  • Prepare investment appraisals for store openings and other large capex investment

  • Work closely with the project teams to support the business on the financial management of the projects through the project life cycle creating robust capex and opex plans

  • Identify, propose and implement improvements to business processes and financial controls to increase efficiency and ensure all costs are recorded accurately in the accounts

  • Work closely with the Head of Finance and CFO to develop and provide accurate and insightful reporting leveraging financial and non-financial data

  • Develop and articulate management information, insight and ad hoc analysis to support performance tracking, cost control and decision making ensuring these are timely, relevant and insightful

Required Experience:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA / CIMA) with experience in a commercial finance or FP&A role in high growth environment. preferable in the consumer

  • Analytical mind, with the ability to understand the business and assist in implementing the strategic goals of the business

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

  • Able to build effective business relationships at all levels and used to working in a matrix organisation

  • Confident working within a fast paced environment

  • Excellent excel skills