Senior Finance Manager

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400-£450 per day

  • Contact:

    Bhavan Aujla

  • Contact email:

    bhavan.aujla@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-21

  • Startdate:

    Immediate

ACA, CIMA, accounting, commercial finance, business partnering, analysis, budgeting, forecasting, excel, finance systems, SAP, decision support, cost control, retail, consumer, Powerpoint, stakeholder management, planning

Altum are working with a FTSE listed Retail business to recruit a commercially minded Senior Finance Manager to business partner their marketing team. This is an interim role for at least 4 months, providing a great opportunity for someone to join an evolving retail business.

Key responsibilities:

  • Business Partner Marketing Director
  • Support your direct report in business partnering Heads of Marketing
  • Provide financial leadership, cost control, analysis and decision support to Marketing team
  • Own the planning and forecasting process, and report on the Marketing cost-base
  • Maximise operational efficient and provide insightful analysis
  • Provide Return on Investment appraisals
  • Manage and develop a direct report

Person specification:

  • ACA or CIMA qualified
  • Ideally at least 3-4 years of post-qualified experience within industry (ideally retail or consumer)
  • Commercial experience in retail environment advantageous
  • Able to influence and challenge at senior level
  • Able to build strong relationships with operational and finance teams
  • Strong Excel and Powerpoint skills
  • Knowledge of SAP ideal

If you fit the requirements and are interested in the role then please don't hesitate to apply. 

ACA, CIMA, accounting, commercial finance, business partnering, analysis, budgeting, forecasting, excel, finance systems, SAP, decision support, cost control, retail, consumer, Powerpoint, stakeholder management, planning