Qualified Financial Analyst

London  |  Head Office

Role Type
Full Time
Salary Overview
Competitive Salary
Competitive Salary
Expiry Date

Looking for something unique?  So are we. Here at Harvey Nichols we are daring to be different at every step and that’s exactly what we are looking for in our future talent. At Harvey Nichols you will be challenged in a supportive and friendly environment whilst inspired to be nothing but the best you can be.

We are seeking an exceptional Financial Analyst to join our Finance team and to support the team across a range of business and finance areas.

The role

As a Financial Analyst, you will be responsible to assist in the preparation of the monthly management pack, co-ordinate annual budgets and forecasts, provide finance support to key stakeholders in the business and to undertake projects as directed by the Financial Controller and Finance Manager.


What you will be doing

  • Responsible for co-ordinating the preparation and consolidation of monthly results for the Group, showing performance by store and comparisons against budget and last year
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly management pack, including in-depth analysis of monthly results and insightful commentary, ensuring that deadlines are adhered to
  • Work closely with the General Managers, Cost Controllers and other business functions to provide financial analysis and reporting
  • Assist in the year-end process and preparation of information for external auditors
  • Plan and organise any other ad hoc projects as requested by the financial controller


Skills and experience you need

  • You are qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • You have at least 2 years PQE
  • You have advanced  in Excel
  • You have strong written, communication and analytical skills
  • You have previous experience in retail sector


About you

  • You are a confident communicator, both written and verbal
  • You have an excellent work ethic and ability to multitask
  • You have an ability to work under pressure and time constraints
  • You are a positive and friendly person
  • You have a can-do attitude


About us

Since Harvey Nichols first opened in Knightsbridge in 1831, it has led the way in sourcing the most desirable and cutting-edge designer brands. The ultimate fashion experience, exclusive, niche and established labels sit alongside accessible everyday collections, offering customers the must-have edit for all their wardrobe needs – from every day to extraordinary. We are fearlessly stylish and encourage our customers and team members to be the same


All your hard work, rewarded 

Our colleagues are as important to us as our customers. When working with us you will be introduced to a huge variety of benefits including:

  • A unique Learning and Development programme to support your career with us
  • Very generous staff discount plus annual clothing allowance
  • Practically free London travel card for zones 1 – 6
  • Vouchers or schemes that fit your world from childcare to bike to work
  • Charity day to support your good cause
  • Seasonal staff parties and team days
  • Study support for those who want to expand their qualifications


Where do I sign?

If you are already thinking of what you will wear on your first day then click to apply

The process from here is simple;

One of our specialist recruiters will review your application and if suitable ask you a couple of questions.
If our expectations match you will be invited to meet the Hiring Manager for an informal, competency based interview.
If successful you will then be asked to do a Case Study and to meet the Finance Director.
Throughout the process you will have access to the recruiter who is on hand to answer any questions you may have.


We look forward to speaking with you.


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