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Finance Manager

  • Job
    Full-time
    Senior Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • London

Requirements

  • A qualified accountant, with post qualification experience
  • Strong communication skills and ability to articulate your message clearly and effectively to a wide range of business partner.
  • Strong analytical capabilities, comfortable working with and accurately manipulating data to provide accurate analysis.
  • A strong commercial awareness with an understanding of industry trends, competitors and customers would be desirable for this role.

Responsibilities

  • Financial management of the M&S Clothing & Home Supply Chain and Logistics cost base with ownership of planning and performance reporting for end-to-end costs.
  • Produce accurate reporting and insightful analysis into all aspects of Supply Chain and Logistics costs, including identification of trends and assessment of trials and initiatives. Continue to drive for automated solutions in reporting and planning to help find efficiencies, accuracy & insight.
  • Building positive relationships with key business partners and wider finance community.
  • Business Partner the Head of Fulfilment, supporting the continuous improvement of Online Fulfilment costs through identifying new opportunities and in year delivery of plans.
  • Develop and support one direct report to meet agreed performance objectives and ways of working; identify and progress areas for personal development aligned to the Business Values.

Forward thinking, future-focused and digital-first retail

Retail & Consumer Goods
Industry
10,001+
Employees
1884
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

We hold ourselves to a very high standard here at M&S. That much has never changed. Our attention to detail, forward thinking and passion for improvement has led to the creation of some of the nation’s most loved products. But a rapidly changing world demands that we change along with it. M&S has been at the forefront of social change for the past 134 years, and we’re determined to keep it that way. Setting bolder goals and giving our people the space and resources to achieve them. Today, we are a unique retailer delivering top quality food, clothing, home products and financial services. We employ over 80,000 colleagues who serve over 32 million customers. But what about tomorrow? We’ve put customer-focused digital innovation at the heart of our business, partnering with world-class technology firms to help shape the retail experience of the future. From digital transformation to empowering people to make a positive impact on wellbeing, communities and the planet, there’s never been a more exciting time to join us. Because if you become part of our journey today, you’ll be shaping the very future of our business.

Benefits

  • Colleague Discount

    Receive 20% discounts in-store for you and members of your household

  • Bonus

    We have discretionary bonus schemes depending on your role and our business performance

  • Pay

    Our salaries are competitive and reviewed every year

  • Life Assurance

    Life cover of twice your salary up to age 70 which is double when you join your M&S pension savings plan