Finance Business Partner

Location
Scotland, Edinburgh
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
15 Aug 2019
Closes
12 Sep 2019
Ref
14037586/001
Contact
David Renfrew
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified
  • Finance point of contact for business unit Director & wider team, providing analysis and insight to support decision making.

Client Details

The client is a well known nationwide retialer with a large presence.

Description

  • Daily/Weekly Sales, Margin & Cost reporting.

  • In depth analysis of product / store / event performance.

  • Adhoc reporting of trials / projects and seasonal events.

  • Basket Analysis & interpreting large data sets.

  • Stock Depletion & Wastage reporting.

  • Presentation at Weekly Hospitality Trade & Planning Meetings

  • Assist in production of all business unit related Board Papers & Post investment reviews

  • Assist in overseeing Procure Wizard system to ensure data integrity.

  • Assist in Payroll & Cost analysis for Retail teams.

  • Preparation of budgets, including Sales, Margin, Discounts, etc & other Target Setting

  • Competitor & Market monthly reporting.

  • To continuously review processes to improve efficiency of tasks.

  • Provision of timely, accurate, adhoc Management Information

Profile

  • Candidates must be qualified accountant in CIMA/ACCA or equivalent.

  • Advanced knowledge of excel essential, PowerPivot/Data Model knowledge preferred. Experience with Power BI and Power Point beneficial.

  • Candidates should have a strong attention to detail with the ability to grasp new concepts quickly.

  • Candidates should have excellent presentation skills with the ability to deliver results in an engaging format both written & orally.

  • Candidates will be self-motivated, confident, enquiring, team players with strong communication & inter personal skills.

  • Candidates will be adaptable & flexible, adapting to the needs of the business at short notice.

  • Candidates must be able to prioritise workload and work to a limited brief.

Job Offer

Clear development opportunities and career path are on offer as well as an excellent package.