Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
REF: 150719_1563205423
Contact Name: Alex Feeney
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for a Finance Analyst to join a growing retail business based in Central London.

The Role:

  • Reconciliation of commissions paid versus expected and file claims and re-queries with the franchiser
  • Preparation and distribution of daily flash report which summarise store's performance on sales volume and gross profit on a transactional basis
  • Preparation and distribution of daily discount report to provide information about store's discount amount relative to their sales volume target
  • Liaise with compliance team to check data quality required to prepare above reports
  • Preparation and distribution of monthly commissions statement for sales teams
  • Preparation and distribution of the weekly cash and credit card report ensuring accuracy and deadline
  • Preparation of stock reports (goods in and goods out reconciliation) on a fortnightly basis
  • Preparation of monthly e-pay and accessory margin reports
  • Supplier and expense pay-run once a month and making day-to-day payments to customers
  • Summarise till data across all the branches on a monthly basis to produce Monthly Report about store performance on various KPIs.
  • Provide information i.e. stock invoices and credit notes etc. to external book-keeper each month
  • Various ad hoc reports as required

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

A part-qualified/finance graduate analyst with experience of the following:

  • Advanced Excel skills (Lookups, Multiple if statements, Index formulas etc.) a must
  • Detailed variance analysis and reconciliation
  • "Hands on" attitude with good attention to detail essential.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and deliver results.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise the tasks.
  • Ability to communicate with store management and staff