JOB TITLE: Senior Commercial Finance Analyst (9 months -1 year Fixed Term)
FUNCTION: Brand Finance
REPORTING TO: Commercial Finance Manager
LOCATION: West Street, London, WC2H 9NA
MAIN STAKEHOLDERS: Multiple
This 9 month – 1 year contract exists as we have our current Snr Commercial Finance Analyst going out on Maternity Leave. The role will continue to evolve the work to date, which supports the requirements of the Commercial Finance Manager and the EU Managing Director in supporting the commercial, FPA process across Anthropologie EU business. It would suit an experienced finance professional, who is looking to develop their career in a dynamic, fashion-fwd retail business, in a business partnering role within the Brand Finance team.
The role has varied scope and is an active partner in championing financial, business discipline across the whole organisation. Delivering the right information, at the right time, to the right people, so they can make the right business decisions is the key concept to this role, all with a profit-centric mindset.
This role interacts across multiple departments & seniority, so would suit a driven individual who has excellent interpersonal skills and gravitas. The individual must have a pro-active and naturally inquisitive nature, who with an analytical, finance and business centric ethos, can drive profitability. A keen & quick eye – both to detail / data integrity, as well as an ability to spot the wider story is vital – thus must be at ease with large volumes of complex data, across multiple systems and still be able to summarise coherently and accurately to a wide audience. The role does involve basic elements, such as data entry, so the individual must be willing to work in detail, accurately and efficiently.
The role will suit an individual who has high integrity, a business focused individual, who has a positive ‘can do’ attitude and has the flexibility, plus willingness to adapt to varying complex workloads & sometimes ambiguous demands and time-line.
1) Finance Leadership / Partnership
2) Business Partnering
3) Profit and Loss Accounts / Profit Ownership
4) Forecasting & Analytics
5) Business Planning
6) Ad Hoc / General / Other