Finance Manager - Retail

Job Title: Finance Manager - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54545
Contact Name: Jamie Russell
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2016 07:00

Job Description

Global fashion retailer is currently looking to recruit a Finance Manager to head up their financial accounting finance team.

Based out of their central London offices, this role will reporting into the Head of Finance and will manage a small team that is responsible for all internal controls policies and procedures as well as being accountable for all group statutory reporting process.


  • Ownership of the financial accounting process for the group (P&L, cash flow and balance sheet)
  • Group statutory accounting process
  • Manage the year-end audit process - provide the auditors/tax advisers
  • Ensure compliance with transfer pricing policy at each period end
  • Ensure tax compliance for UK and overseas stores, including US tax filings
  • Produce analytical review for certain departmental cost centres for the management accounts as required
  • Support key senior members of the business including the Finance Director with special projects as required

Skills needed:

  • Qualified accountant, ideally with an Audit background
  • Demonstrable audit and controls experience ideally within fast paced environment
  • Strong technical skills, including excellent understanding of IFRS / UK GAAP
  • Good Excel skills
  • Proactive and able to show initiative to constantly improve finance processes
  • Proven ability to motivate and develop direct reports

This is an excellent role where the successful applicant has a real opportunity to make a difference in this highly entrepreneurial and exciting business.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.