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Senior Finance Manager

Job Title: Senior Finance Manager
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
REF: CG2505SFM_1527263292
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Our client, an international organisation, currently undergoing an exciting period of change and innovation, is looking to source a top calibre Senior Finance Manager to confidently business partner with the Product Team, lead the commercials and manage a high-performing team of 4.

You will be responsible for partnering with the Group Product Director, providing management information and analysis to aid decision-making and drive profitable growth. You will also oversee the planning, forecasting and reporting for UK sales, margin and stock and ultimately acting a critical member of the Finance Leadership Team.

Main duties include:
* Leading and developing a team of 4
* Oversee the delivery of weekly Trading reporting, including analysis of key trading periods and represent finance in Trading meeting
* Managing all sales, margin and stock reporting for UK and deliver process efficiencies
* Managing the overall UK Commercial planning process including budgeting, forecasting and 5 year plan cycles
* Ensuring there are solid financial controls throughout the team and robust processes around recognition of supplier income and provisioning
* Partnering with the Group Product Director, providing challenge and insight into performance

Knowledge and skills required:
* ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
* Experience of leading a team
* Confident, hands-on individual with good attention to detail and the ability to prioritise work load
* Excellent analytical and business partnering skills, with a proven track record communicating at a senior level and influencing stakeholders where necessary
* FMCG/Retail/Hospitality/Consumer facing industry experience would be advantageous

This is an exciting opportunity for a commercially astute, credible and diligent Senior Finance Manager to join a fantastic business with a stellar reputation for providing a transparent and progressive working environment, demonstrated by the calibre of the department and career trajectory of the existing Senior Leadership Team.

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