An opportunity has arisen for an accomplished Finance Manager to assume a high profile role within the Logistics finance team of a multinational retailer based in central London. Reporting into a credible and dynamic Head of Finance, the role provides analytic support and challenge for logistics projects and spend, business partnering the Head of Strategy, Logistics and various managers in Logistics operations.
Key responsibilities will include but won’t be limited to:
• Provide financial support and challenge for logistics strategy projects including capacity planning and various logistics change projects;
• Coordinate and improve end to end logistics forecasting and budgeting process and analytics;
• Develop and promote use of logistics cost modelling and understanding of logistics cost to serve across the business, supporting end to end profitability analysis and investment decisions;
• Provide financial support and challenge for logistics; projects and initiatives, business partnering relevant business owners in logistics to provide appropriate control, challenge and support for contracts, capital requirements, budgets, cost challenges, etc.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a qualified Finance Manager with, ideally, retail and/or logistics experience to join a complex multinational with unrivalled presence on the UK high street. Candidates must be able to demonstrate strong analytical skills, commercial understanding and the ability to business partner challenging retail stakeholders.