Financial Analyst - Modelling

15 Sep 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Job Description Looking for a Financial Analyst with demonstrable financial modelling experience to join a rapidly growing retailer for 6 months.

Responsibilities will include:

* Producing monthly warehouse forecast providing accurate and timely information on stockholding;
* Regular review of key assumptions used to drive volume forecast, providing analysis and recommendations to improve accuracy and result in efficiencies and cost savings;
* Reviewing the data and spotting trends, identifying opportunities and relaying back to stakeholders and management;
* Preparing weekly reports including the daily sales report and intake planner to assist the business in operational planning;
* Support key stakeholders and create/manage projects to completion to continuously improve process efficiencies;
* Ad-hoc projects including merchandising supplier consolidation, own buy margin roll, supplier scorecard, etc;

The ideal candidate will have;

* Strong financial modelling skills;
* Ability to work within a team or individually
* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate, verbally and written, with finance and non-finance people at different levels of the business
* Excellent analytical skills, ability to interpret large amounts of data and provide insight and recommendations
* Good systems knowledge
* Qualified/Part-Qualified Accountant (ACA / CIMA / ACCA or international equivalent)
* Experience in relevant industry environment (preferably Retail)
* Experience in Commercial Finance

Please apply now to discuss further.