Junior Financial Analyst

£18,000 - £20,000

Closing Date for this application is 06/07/2021
If this position receives high volumes of applications we reserve the right to close this advert earlier than stated, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Frasers Group are currently looking for a Junior Financial Analyst to join our growing Commercial Department. You will operate as part of a centralised analyst function, focusing on the financial operation across the group. You will work at the hub of the business, supporting high-level strategic decision making. If you are a strong communicator with an analytical mindset & the ability to work in a fast paced, commercial environment- this is your chance to make an impact on an integral part of a global business.

The Role:

• Analysing, interpreting & drawing conclusions to support business critical decisions from large data sets
• Supporting financial planning of departments across the business
• Supporting analysis & planning of our product personalisation business
• Striving for continuous business process improvement
• Using learnings from data & analytics to optimise efficiency
• Identifying trends in data & making recommendations on operational improvements to a variety of stakeholders
• Management reporting & Business Intelligence

Essential Skills:

● Degree/equivalent in Business, Finance, Mathematics, Economics or similar
● Strong problem-solving ability & a pro-active can-do attitude
● Able to operate in a global commercial business & translate data into business conclusions
● Inquisitive nature, interest in self development
● Able to communicate with technical/non-technical stakeholders
● Exceptional numerical & analytical skills, close attention to detail
● Able to analyse large, complex datasets
● Good Excel knowledge
● SQL & VBA knowledge desirable
● Business Intelligence/ Data Visualisation experience desirable (Power BI, Tableau, Looker etc.)
● Experience in a retail setting advantageous

An opportunity like this at Frasers is for the fearless. The potential is massive, the experience unrivalled. To be able to make the most of it you need to live and breathe our principles:

● Think without limits and take the team with you
● Own it and back it
● Not hesitate and act with purpose
● Be commercial and customer-focused.