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Financial Analyst

Job Title: Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Galway
REF: 83931
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 0212066287
Title: Financial Analyst

The Financial Analyst will work closely with one of the six categories within the Trading Team. The primary role of the Financial Analyst will be to support challenge ad govern their category to achieve financial and operating targets. This will include the provision of timely Management Information for use within the Category. A critical part of the role involves supporting (including the provision of value adding insights/ commercial awareness) the monthly Category Business Review Meeting.

Key Responsibilities:
? Financial Analysis of Sales, Income and Margin performance.
? Ensuring that appropriate Governance systems and internal controls are implemented and maintained.
? Preparation and Presenting of annual budgets and quarterly forecasts for the category.
? Support of category trading initiatives / trials, and business initiatives e.g. SITG stores.
? Support of Income generating initiatives, including Buy for Less.
? Support of the SV and company price process.
? Support on cross functional projects as required.
? Ad-hoc analysis as required.

What do I need?
? Be a qualified accountant with a minimum of 3 years industry experience. A general business qualification would be an advantage.
? The ideal candidate will be highly numeric & analytical.
? A strong systems orientation including advanced Excel skills.
? The ideal candidate should be a self-starter, with the ability to operate in a dynamic environment, demonstrate good attention to detail, good judgment showing logical decision making, with a proven ability to influence at a senior level in the organisation.

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