Commercial Financial Analyst

Eastern Suburbs Melbourne Permanent
  • One of Australia's largest Retail Organisations
  • Progression Path to Finance Business Partner

About Our Client

Our client is a clear market leader within Retail and is one of the largest Organisations in Australia in this industry. They are currently seeking an exceptional Commercial Finance Analyst to join their high-performing team.

Job Description

Reporting in to the Commercial Manager - Trade, your responsibiliites will include but will not be limited to:

  • Analysis and reconciliation of external facilities' financial and operational reports on a weekly basis, with information existing internally or obtained from other facilities and contracts
  • Review and analysis of facility financial performance to escalate changes from trends or expectations within the finance team
  • Identification of opportunities to Improve or streamline existing manual business processes, both within the Finance team, and the wider business
  • Investigation & resolution of both internal and external stakeholder's queries including identifying opportunities to drive sales over and above plans/forecasts.
  • Influence business decision making with fact based insightful and innovative analysis
  • Drive insight and ROI analysis for transformational projects and business cases
  • Tracking key initiatives and promotions to ensure they are on target to delivered expected outcome
  • Assist with the preparation of business case modelling to support capital requests, including liaising with key stakeholders to gather requirements
  • Understanding of key risks and opportunities, and bringing these to the attention of key stakeholders
  • Support annual budget inputs for sales & margin, above store costs and projects
  • Ensure latest plans & forecasts reflect the most up to date strategic challenges and directions of the team

The Successful Applicant

You will be CA/CPA Qualified with at least 3 years' experience in a similar commercial finance position within the Retail and/or FMCG industry. You will have exceptional communication skills and the confidence to partner with a large range of different stakeholders.

What's on Offer

  • Industry-leading and highly renowned Australian Retail brand
  • Career progression path to Finance Business Partner
  • Brand new offices in the Eastern suburbs
Contact
Angus Harding
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5585788
Phone number
+61 3 8562 5425

Job summary

Function
Accounting & Finance
Specialisation
Financial, Planning & Analysis
What is your industry?
Retail
Location
Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Angus Harding
Consultant phone
+61 3 8562 5425
Job Reference
JN-042022-5585788