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Finance Manager

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Position: Finance Manager
Location: [City], [Region]
Position Type: Full-time
Department: Finance
Reports to: [Name/Title]

About Us

[Company Name] is a leading retail brand dedicated to [briefly describe your company’s mission or vision]. Renowned for delivering exceptional products and services, we are seeking an experienced and strategic Finance Manager to lead the financial operations of our retail division.

About the Role

As the Finance Manager at [Company Name], you will be a key member of the finance team, overseeing financial planning, analysis, and reporting for our retail operations. You will play a critical role in driving financial performance and supporting business decisions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the financial planning and analysis for the retail division, including budgeting and forecasting.
  • Analyse and report on financial performance, providing insights to support strategic decision-making.
  • Monitor and report on key performance indicators (KPIs) relevant to retail financial goals.
  • Oversee the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements for retail operations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment between financial goals and operational strategies.
  • Conduct variance analysis to explain discrepancies between budgeted and actual financial results.
  • Manage and mentor a team of financial professionals supporting the retail division.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of financial controls and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting principles, industry standards, and company policies.
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors during the audit process.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Proven experience as a Finance Manager in the retail industry.
  • [Add required and desirable qualifications]
  • Strong financial analysis and modelling skills.
  • Excellent leadership and team management abilities.
  • Proficiency in financial software and Microsoft Excel.

Person Specification

We are seeking a dynamic and results-driven individual with a passion for finance and retail. The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Financial Acumen: Strong financial analysis skills with a deep understanding of retail financial metrics.
  • Leadership: Proven ability to lead and mentor a team of finance professionals.
  • Analytical Skills: Ability to analyse complex financial data and provide actionable insights.
  • Communication: Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Collaboration: Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

What’s in It for You

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Access to [specific perks, training, or additional benefits your company provides].
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement within a reputable retail brand.
  • A positive and collaborative work environment.

Joining [Company Name] as a Finance Manager means being at the forefront of financial leadership within our retail division. We offer a dynamic and supportive work environment where your contributions are valued and recognized.

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