Commercial Finance Analyst

  • Job Reference: LAD51216
  • Date Posted: 11 August 2017
  • Recruiter: Walker Dendle
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus & benefits
  • Sector: Qualified, Finalist
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Dendle
  • Email: lisadendle@walkerdendle.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8408 9999

Job Description

  • Partnering with the marketing team in the development and testing of the marketing calendar: providing forecasts and post-promotional analysis on marketing campaigns, analyzing new product development and marketing tests. This includes assessing the effectiveness of media spend (budget c.£25m)

  • Inputting into the weekly sales review and key decision making forums attended by both our management teams (CEO, CMO, CFO) and those of our Franchisees.

  • Supporting the Sales & Marketing Finance Manager in preparing the quarterly sales forecast

  • Partner with the Digital teams to analyse our ecommerce performance and support the prioritization of our digital roadmap and supporting business cases

  • Ad hoc projects as required, including profit studies, breakeven & sensitivity analysis

    Strong academics, degree level (2:1), qualified accountant

    Highly analytical

    Strong influencing & presentation skills

    FMCG/retail marketing finance experience (preferable)

    The ability to question and challenge current ideas & processes in a constructive way

    Excellent Microsoft Excel modeling experience essential

    Strong team player with a high customer ethic

    Knowledge of Microstrategy BI tools an advantage

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