Finance Analyst

Posted 15 January 2024
Salary £45000 - £55000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameBriony Gregson

Job description

Finance Analyst | High growth retail | Salford Quays | Up to £55,000 plus benefits

Axon Moore are excited to be partnered with this high growth online retailer who have aggressive growth plans in the coming years. The business is looking to recruit for an ambitious and driven Finance Analyst who will support the Finance Director with reporting and quantifying the operational performance of the business.

You will be joining this business during an exciting period, as the company is projecting further growth in 2024/2025 and will continue to develop through new product lines and diversify the brand into further revenue streams. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified/part-qualified accountant to fast track your career and grow with the business in the future.

Job Overview:
  • Conduct thorough cost analysis on various aspects of the business, including product costs, operational expenses, and overheads.
  • Identify cost-saving opportunities and efficiency improvements through financial modelling and analysis
  • Identifying business performance against targets and forecasts
  • Analysing results and identifying trends, making recommendations to the business to improve financial performance
  • Preparing periodic reports on financial revenue and expenditure and communicating insights to key stakeholders
  • Supporting the automation of accounting programs and reporting to increase productivity
  • Work closely with operations teams to understand and analyse key operational metrics and KPIs.
  • Provide financial insights and recommendations to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Assist in developing and monitoring budgets for different departments, ensuring alignment with overall business objectives.
  • Prepare regular financial reports, variance analysis, and performance metrics for management review.

Person Specification:
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA), we would part-qualified/finalists.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Experience working within commercial finance.
  • High level of organisation skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, where systems are processes are continuing to be implemented.
For immediate consideration or more information on the role, please contact Briony Gregson -