Senior Finance Manager - Retail

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75,000 to £85,000 per year

  • Contact:

    James King

  • Contact email:

    james.king@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02038001429

  • Job ref:

    JK - FBPOR

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-29

  • Consultant:

    James King

Altum are currently supporting a growing online retailer that has ambitious plans to double in size, through international growth over the next few years. This role will support the leadership team and drive the international growth agenda, by providing commercial analysis and providing decision support to key stakeholders on customer acquisition, site optimisation and developing external partnerships.

Key responsibilities;

  • Building strong relationships in business partnering the International Leadership Team to support the delivery of the growth ambitions

  • Offering financial and commercial insight into the strategic direction of the business, advising and challenging the leadership team on matters beyond Finance

  • Providing financial analysis and appraisal of strategic growth projects and investment decisions as well as subsequent tracking of delivery against agreed measures

  • Taking overall responsibility of the P&L, cashflow and balance sheet, overseeing preparation of management accounts and planning cycles

  • Leading and developing a team of 3 qualified accountants

Key attributes;

  • Qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA)

  • Previous experience in Online retail or high growth business preferred

  • Strong communicator able to influence senior stakeholders, challenge appropriately and become a trusted business partner

  • Sound commercial Financial acumen with a track record of guiding business partners through investment appraisals and providing decision support

  • Strong Excel skills

  • Experience leading and developing a team