Finance Manager - Stock
A retail business based in Luton are looking for a Finance Manager - Stock. The successful applicant will be responsible for the accurate recording and management of stock. A retail business based in Luton are looking for a Finance Manager - Stock. The successful applicant will be responsible for the accurate recording and management of stock. Responsibilities: Responsibility for stock valuations at month end and reconciliations of stock accounts in the Balance Sheet and P&L Analyse stock posting from various systems to ensure accuracy and completenessBuild models to allow fast analysis and reconciliation during time critical periodsGain a detailed understanding of all inventory processes and systems to allow informed improvement suggestionsManage Stock AccountantMonitors financial stock related KPI'sProvides feedback to Operations of performance against KPI's on a weekly and monthly basisProvides recommendations of improvements in processes relating to stock controlsSupports commercial accounting team with balance sheet and analysisConducts financial analysis and provides recommendations on profitability-enhancing opportunities and new business strategies in relation to stockParticipates in financial and operational reviews related to performance and proposes internal process improvementsDevelops and implements tools to quantify variances in KPIs and financial impactsAssists internal and external auditors with all stock related investigations and queries Candidate Profile: University degree in finance or related fields ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified Minimum of 5 years' experience as a financial analyst including profit and loss/balance sheet analysis and KPI analysis preferred Expert Excel user (up to macro level) Previous financial analysis experience with stock preferred Extensive exposure to multi-currency FX calculations Ability to interpret large amounts of financial data in a clear, concise and organised manner If you are interested, please apply or contact Harsa Abeelack on or for further information.