Sunday , February 5 2023

Argos Job Application – Finance Analyst

Website Argos

Job Description:

The role works within the Store Facing Business Partnering Finance team and is responsible for supporting the Retail Leadership Team and other Retail Stakeholders. This role is responsible for creating the assets required to effectively business partner, focussing on value creation and collectively strengthening our performance. The job holder will provide insight, analysis and commentary to stakeholders, aiming to influence and drive decisions and actions that improve the bottom line. This individual will support the Finance Manager and Senior Finance Manager in their business area and the wider Finance team as required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Complete ad hoc / bespoke analysis for the business area as required to drive improvements and provide decision support
  • Work with the Transformation and Reporting team to develop uniformity of reporting and performance evaluation across all Retail channels enabling your business partners to quickly establish their areas of focus through the Channel, Cost line and Geographic lenses
  • Provide support and input into the Commercial Review process
  • Stepping up to cover the Finance Manager and Senior Finance Manager where needed
  • Provide finance education to Retail stakeholders as required
  • Build an understanding of an external perspective and use to engage Finance colleagues
  • Ensures rigour around inputs into planned capital investments and business cases
  • Run and interpret corporate management reporting to provide timely insight, analysis and commentary to stakeholders across Sainsbury’s
  • Identify risks, anomalies and opportunities and flag these to Finance Manager / Senior Finance Manager for prioritisation
  • Work with internal teams, such as ADA, as required to complete analysis to resolve business problems
  • Attend business review meetings supporting our Stakeholders as needed
  • Support the wider team on other Finance processes and budgets as required

Job Requirements:

  • Comfortable working with ambiguity, and ability to present complex information in a simplified manner
  • Effective communicator with all levels of stakeholders, including audiences of varying financial and commercial acumen
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Must have a strong eye for detail and accuracy
  • Strong Excel and numerical skills, with an aptitude for turning data into analysis and insight and being able to clearly articulate this through your communication
  • Self-motivated team player, able to work autonomously, prioritise with good problem-solving abilities
  • To have a good track record of strong financial control, but also the ability to maintain such an environment
  • Ability to prioritise

Job Details:

Company: Argos

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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