Finance Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £60,000

  • Contact:

    James Harold

  • Contact email:

    james.harold@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    FM JH

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months FTC

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-20

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Finance Manager – Leading Retail Business 

Reporting to Finance Director and a dotted line to the MD. Regular contact with the wider business and Group finance team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with FD and MD on business performance and strategic goals
  • Review consolidated budgets and forecasts and ensure accuracy
  • Ensure succinct and clear Management Information for senior stakeholders
  • Ability to effectively partner outsourced finance team
  • Month-end commentary, variance analysis, and commentary
  • Work with auditors and respond to requests
  • Support year-end process and group consolidation
  • Identify financial risks and opportunities to support revenue growth and recognise/implement cost efficiencies whilst ensuring robust financial controls are met by the wider business
  • Manage, lead and inspire a small team of analysts to drive best-practice commercial finance support to the business

Person Specification:

  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • Strong financial modelling skills
  • Previous experience partnering non-finance stakeholders from varied backgrounds
  • Strong management accounting background
  • Track record of driving commercial finance improvements
  • Able to work across geographies and time zones
  • Experience of working in a complex, matrix environment
  • Strong in Excel

For further information please contact James Harold on the attached details. Candidates will be considered immediately for interview.