Senior Financial Analyst

£50000 - £55000 per annum
09 Sep 2021
16 Sep 2021
JN -092021-3569360
Richard Farmer
Job Title
Finance Analyst
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Providing high quality financial support to the Global Retail Director and the Property team that manage the global store estate. This is a pivotal role in guiding strategic and operational decision making through financial review and analysis.

Client Details

A global PLC brand with an outstanding reputation for quality. Located in Cheltenham offering flexible working options and a supportive and driven culture, this company is one of the employers of choice amongst its competitors


  • Be the key finance business partner for the property function, working closely with the property team and Global Retail Director
  • Be accountable for the investment appraisal of new store opportunities, downsizes, lease regears and relocation decisions
  • Provide high quality post investment appraisal analysis
  • Be key to the strategic assessment of the store estate (including pivotal involvement in the planning & strategy process)
  • Manage and monitor progress against financial deliverables within the property strategy, feeding in to financial management processes
  • Be responsible for budgeting, forecasting and reporting all occupancy costs across the business
  • Play a key role in ensuring the financial records are accurate and up to date, working closely with the Management Accounting and Accounts Payable functions


  • A qualified accountant (ACCA or CIMA preferred); experience in Retail sector or property management would be highly desirable
  • Highly commercial, with strong analytical ability and experience of investment appraisals
  • Experienced in producing valuable insight, critiquing business cases and working with large volumes of data
  • A structured, logical thinker who can solve problems and adapt to business needs
  • Proactive, driven, resilient and able to work under your own initiative
  • An effective communicator, with the ability to change your approach depending on audience
  • Someone who thrives in a high profile role with tight deadlines, and able to balance the need for rapid response and maintaining accuracy / quality of outputs
  • A confident individual, capable of dealing with Exec level challenge
  • A team player, who can work with financial and non-financial colleagues at all levels of an organisation

Job Offer

  • Up to £55,000 per annum
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, and an additional day off to celebrate your Birthday. We also offer a holiday buying scheme.
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, and adoption leave
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance policy with protection for your family and loved ones
  • Large staff discount
  • A health cash plan is open to all employees.
  • Private Medical cover
  • Flexible working
  • Share Save schemes you can opt into
  • Global employee assistance plan
  • Cycle To Work Scheme
  • Car contract hire/purchase scheme