Friday , July 10 2020

Jobs at Sainsburys – Finance Manager

  • Full Time
  • London, GB

Website Sainsbury's

Job Description:

This role is responsible for supporting the Commercial Transformation team to deliver their strategic and financial plan. The job holder will provide support and challenge, working cross-functionally with business Stakeholders to deliver well-constructed reporting frameworks, business cases and post-investment reviews. The job holder will support in the tracking and delivery of financial benefits.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive the delivery of a Group-wide supplier reporting dashboard & supplier surety strategy
  • Business partner to the Head of Commercial Transformation
  • Stepping up to cover the Senior Finance Manager where needed
  • Build an external perspective and use outputs to engage and influence the business
  • Embed Finance within the Commercial Transformation workstreams and ‘be in the room’ from the early stages of scoping initiatives
  • Identify risks and opportunities and flag these to Senior Finance Managers for prioritisation
  • Success in this role will mean being able to deliver timely, robust and accurate analysis; translating data into valuable business insight, communicating all relevant financial and non-financial information when needed
  • Ensure close alignment between multiple stakeholders by delivering clear and robust analysis in a timely manner in line with initiatives and plans across the business
  • Supporting several ad hoc projects and various teams as required during busy times such as Budget, Corporate Plan etc.
  • Work with ADA as required to complete analysis to resolve business problems
  • Complete ad hoc / bespoke analysis and reporting for the business area as required to drive improvements
  • Represent Commercial Finance in the periodic Transformation Product Council
  • Work closely with D&T and Tech Finance to deliver a consistent view of Capex spend & associated benefits

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a strong eye for detail and a passion for accuracy
  • A self-starter, and a strong team player that can work independently, spotting the areas to focus on and assisting in the decision-making process
  • Effective communicator, influencer and challenger with senior stakeholders, including audiences of varying financial and commercial acumen
  • A proven track record of financial control, but also the ability to develop and maintain such an environment
  • Professionally Qualified Accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA)
  • Strong commercial acumen with a focus on driving excellent financial and commercial performance
  • Strong Excel and numerical skills, with an aptitude for turning data into analysis and insight
  • Comfortable working with ambiguity

Qualification & Experience:

  • Day to day management of C4 Finance Analyst colleague’s workload
  • Experience of maintaining strong financial controls
  • High levels of pace, energy and resilience
  • Prioritisation of deliverables in line with Business Partner expectations
  • Help to prioritise business projects in line with ROI and strategic importance
  • Shape the strategy for supplier performance reporting across the Group

Job Details:

Company: Sainsbury’s

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Finance Sales

Job Location:  London, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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