Senior Finance Analyst - Immediate Start

North West, UK
£40,000 - £45,000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: Senior Finance Analyst - FMCG
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
Job Type: 12 months Fixed Term Contract - Immediate Start

The company client is an exciting FMCG retail business who are actively looking to recruit a driven and innovative Senior Finance Analyst to join their Manchester based team for a fixed term contract of 12 months. The main focus of this job is to assess and forecast performance by providing analysis to support the commercial and finance teams.

Key duties will include the following:

* Financial analysis and insight on the commercial effect of different promotion models.
* Financial backup for NPD strategy of own label products.
* Huge impact on the decisions making of the Commercial Finance Manager in relation to setting the Commercial Strategy and assessing performance.
* Financial Evaluation in the 3-year budget and forecast planning process.
* Support the development of the business strategy from a financial perspective.

Background, qualifications and skills for this role:

* Qualified Accountant (or QBE)
* Prior FMCG Experience in similar role.
* Experience influencing internal stakeholders
* Highly Analytical
* Ability to translate financial results into commercial recommendations
* Influence of senior internal and external stakeholders.
* Excellent communication skills to challenge decisions.

Keywords: FMCG, Retail, Food, Commercial Analyst, Beverage

If you are interested in this position, please forward your details to us.