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Financial Analyst

Posted 11 days ago by Pertemps
Location Southampton Job Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £55000 per annum Sector Professional & Admin
An international retail business with its UK head office based near Southampton is recruiting a Commercial Finance Analyst to business partner the retail and marketing teams providing value adding commercial analysis to drive business performance.

The key responsibilities of the Commercial Finance Analyst include:

• Evaluating the financial impact of decision making and providing alternatives scenarios
• Working with the retail team to accurately estimates sales
• Reviewing advertising and promotional spend, assessing return on investment and advising on future spend
• Providing commercial support to the retail and marketing teams as required
• Delivering and developing financial and commercial reporting for senior management
• Producing monthly commentary on business results
• Providing challenge to decision making and using commercial analysis to drive business change
• Ad-hoc reporting as required

The successful candidate for this Commercial Finance Analyst role is likely to be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) from a large company background with strong analytical skills and a desire to work in fast paced retail environment.

The company offer a fantastic benefits package including bonus, pension and product discount as well excellent career progression opportunities.

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