Senior E-Commerce Finance Manager


£80000 - £90000 per annum

Senior E-Commerce Finance Manager




Chris Ratcliffe
Alexander Lloyd are delighted to exclusively partnering a leading international retailer with the critical hire of a Senior ecommerce Finance Manager on a permanent basis.

Reporting into the Head of Financial Control, this newly created position will be leading a team of 3 as will have extensive exposure to the E-Commerce Director, Head of Online, Finance Director & the Financial Reporting Function. This purpose of this role is to provide financial insight and challenge to the E-Commerce team to enable them to make business decisions that drive growth and deliver against our strategic objectives.

Location - London

Salary - Up to £90K Benefits DOE

Key Responsibilities

* Deliver timely and accurate monthly management information to the Online team that demonstrates comprehensive understanding of cost drivers and variance analysis to budget and prior year.
* Conducting regular meetings with the E-commerce Director and the E-commerce teams to feedback actionable insights.
* Ensure balance sheet controls are in place, accounts are reconciled to agreed deadlines
* Support and guide the Online team through the budget process
* Month end reporting and analysis to better communicate financial performance to key stakeholders to support decision making.
* Day to day management of a team of 2 qualified and training accountants
* Ensure the learning and development needs of the team are met by setting objectives, coaching and providing constructive feedback through regular one-to-ones.
* Manage team workload, identify future resourcing requirements, and support the recruitment process.
* Support and guide the Retail team through the budget process,
* Support the implementation of a New Finance system
* Ongoing non-business as usual project work within the finance team as and when required.
* Significant involvement in the year-end process, preparation of deliverables for the audit and key contact for the auditors during the audit process.

Key Experience & Qualifications

* Qualified accountant with 3 years PQE working in a large company.
* Online experience essential.
* Strong Excel
* Previous Team Management experience.
* Demonstrable experience in process improvement
* Commercially astute; should be able to identify successful profit improvement initiatives
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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