German speaking Financial Analyst (Reporting Team)

Title: German speaking Financial Analyst (Reporting Team)

Sector: Retail and e-commerce

Salary : £54,000 - £65,500 (depending on experience) with an additional non-contractual 10% London weighting

Location: 100% remote until further notice (office based in southwest London)

Company: This is a major retailer with stores globally.

They are known for their product quality as well as affordability and uncompromising levels of customer care.

They are going through a growth surge and as such need to add a new person to their finance team, specifically on the reporting side of the business.

This role is excellent for someone who is very detailed orientated, loves to understand trends and is analytical in approach.

You will be looking at various reports, collating the statistical results and coming to conclusions based on fact-not-feelings about the business that will help Managers make operationally sound decisions.

This is an important role that supports the growth of the business and is a foundation of good operational decisions.

The role:

  • Manage a team responsible for generating and providing month end and weekly financial and management reports

  • Support management with the annual financial planning; manage a team to prepare the turnover plan

  • Support management and operational departments in the targeted control of all relevant indicators

  • Monitor and analyse KPIs, thereby identifying risks, errors, problems and improvement opportunities

  • Be responsible for the transparency of all positions in the Profit and Loss statement and further KPI's

  • Carry out Month and Year end processes

  • Assist with relevant projects and manage ad hoc queries

  • Increase the efficiency and quality of the Business Intelligence department; endeavour to streamline processes

  • Liaise with Germany as well as Finance teams in the UK and Regional Distribution Centres


  • Accounting qualification such as ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent

  • Fluent German

  • Previous team management experience

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £54000 - £65500 per annum + other excellent benefits
  • Location: South West London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Accountancy
  • Recruiter: ABL Recruitment
  • Tel: 020 7092 3939
  • Fax: 020 7836 7615
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2022-01-05 23:49:46 -

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