Finance Manager - Stock

Job Title: Finance Manager - Stock
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 65385
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2018 09:59

Job Description

We at Handle are currently working with an instantly recognisable high street retail brand assisting them with their search for a Finance Manager to join their Stock team for 9 months.

Managing a Stock Analyst and reporting into the Group Financial Controller the Stock Finance Manager will be responsible for:

  • Developing & maintaining a detailed knowledge of stock operations including activities in retail, warehousing & AP teams
  • Business partnering with the logistics & retail teams, building strong working relationships
  • Providing high level commentary to management on a monthly basis as well as ensuring accounts are treated in accordance with IFRS
  • The review, challenge and continuous improvement of balance sheet reconciliations for all stock accounts
  • Challenging business stakeholders on stock loss costs
  • Develop, communicate and track KPI's
  • Ensuring financial controls, processes and risks are documented for all stock related area

The successful candidate will be from a retail background with extensive experience working within a finance function focussed on stock. They will ideally be a fully qualified accountant though experience working in a stock environment is paramount so people qualified by experience are encouraged to apply if they have the right sector/stock experience.

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.