Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: SB285689_1580309170
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for a Finance Business Partner to join a well known retailer on a 6 month contract. Your role will be working with the Buying and Merchandising teams to drive financial performance.

Main responsibilities

This roles primary objective will be to enhance the weekly & monthly reporting of performance, providing a new trading pack of the weekly executive meetings. The roles main responsibilities will be:

  • Ownership of weekly trading reporting, planning and forecasting focusing on sales and margin
  • Work with the trading director to understand performance and future opportunities
  • Understand the product life cycle and work with both production and buying to improve working capital
  • Drive commercial insight by harnessing data and drive the so what, now what agenda

Person Specification

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Hyperion & XL cubed experience ideal
  • Power BI experience ideal
  • Ability to manipulate large data sets and create excel models with minimal manual intervention
  • Previous experience of partnering with senior stakeholders