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Assistant Finance Analyst

  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Temp / FTC / Interim

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Part-qualified & Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Holly Dean
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 August 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009516_1626080077

Finance Analyst

6-month FTC (potential to go permanent)

£30,000- £40,000 per annum pro rata (DOE)

Cedar are currently looking for a Finance Analyst to join a fast-growing retail business on an interim basis.

Reporting into the Head of Finance

The Role

Taking ownership for our supplier funded media and promotional income, you will partner closely with a range of stakeholders to ensure funding is recognised correctly, understood commercially, and maximise the return on investment across the business.

What We Expect

Be the main point of contact for all supplier queries both internally and with third parties.

Provide commercial insights to the trading teams to help grow the margin.

Support the team decision making process based on promotional profitability.

Turn Supplier Funding data into insight and help make the categories more profitable.

Understand our return on investment for differing media assets.

Identify any risks or opportunities within our reported income.

Support the team on key process points and accuracy of data.

Provide robust, insightful and action orientated reporting for the business identifying All-In Margin by Supplier and Category across the business.

Liaise with internal and external stakeholders as well as our partners to ensure all income types are quantified, reported and receipted into the business.

Complete the management accounts for the food business down to Gross Profit and Supplier Funding.

Ensure strong controls and that all costs are accounted for correctly.

Skills & Experience

Part Qualified (Finalist) or Newly Qualified accountant.

Strong communication and influencing skills.

Strong academics.

Strong Excel skills.

Highly numerate and analytical with a keen eye for detail that is deadline focused and goal oriented.

Enthusiastic to learn.

If this role is of interest please apply online ASAP, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.