Lead Finance Analyst - Greater Manchester

Up to £45,000 + Bonus + Generous Benefits - Consumer - Finance
Ref: 6 Date Posted: Wednesday 12 Feb 2020
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Spectrum Search are currently recruiting for a Lead Finance Analyst for a household staple retailer based in the heart of Manchester.


As a Lead Finance Analyst, you will support the business in end to end decision making. Partnering teams across commercial, IT and Logistics; assessing the profitability of strategic investment decisions.


You will be supporting business partners, preparing business cases to be presented to senior decision makers, working across multiple cost saving and returning programmes providing real insight and a challenge to ensure the best use of capital. In addition to this you will develop advanced modelling techniques using robust financial analysis and developing the post investment process, capturing learning to inform and better future investment decisions.


Ideal candidates will have:

  • A strong understanding of accounting principles and be a finalist or newly qualified ACA or ACCA Accountant.
  • Great analytical skills with the ability to translate complex data sets into actionable insight.
  • Experience of driving and delivering cost and benefit efficiencies.


In return, you will be offered:

  • A basic salary of between £40-45,000.
  • Excellent Pension Scheme.
  • Annual Bonus Scheme.
  • Fantastic holiday allowance rising with service.
  • Product & Services Discounts programme.


This is a unique opportunity for a finalist/newly qualified accountant to drive change in end to end thinking across a complex retail business with unparalleled opportunity for personal development and progression as well as organisational, for more information, please do not hesitate to apply.


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