Centrals Finance Analyst – Part time (3 days) Argos - Avebury and Home

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Finance Analyst to join us for 3 days a week within the Centrals Finance team within Sainsburys.

Providing analysis and support to the wider Centrals Finance team, you will report into the Finance Manager with an initial focus on supporting the periodic reporting process. You will also provide essential analytical support to the Finance Manager for various strategic and ad-hoc projects, looking for ways to continually improve efficiencies and challenge current processes.

Your experience as a Finance Analyst will include:

  • Demonstrable financial analytical skills
  • Ability to produce financial information in a user friendly and value-add manner
  • Ability to deal with, reconcile and analyse large volumes of data and identify process improvements
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, whilst ensuring accuracy
  • Core understanding of key accounting principles and reconciliation requirements
  • Basic understanding of commercials and profitability
  • Studying (or PQ/Qualified) for an accountancy qualification
  • Experience in a retail business desirable but not essential
  • Living the Sainsburys goals and values
  • If being part of a hugely influential team wasnt enough, youll also receive a host of great benefits. As well as a competitive salary and a huge range of learning and development opportunities, youll also enjoy a bonus scheme, holiday allowance, pension, a save as you earn scheme and staff discounts across Sainsburys and Argos.

    Work-life balance is important to us, so we offer our colleagues as much flexibility as possible in line with the needs of their role. We trust them to decide how, where and when they work, combining remote and collaborative working with a flexible approach to hours, giving them plenty of time and space for life outside of work whilst delivering against our business goals.