This large international retailer is looking for a Finance Director on a 12 month fixed term contract basis. The purpose of the role is to provide financial support to their Property and Store Development Finance Team. This includes formulating the Group Property Strategy and forecasting/managing all property costs and capital expenditure budgets.
The successful candidate will work with a wide group of senior stakeholders, directly managing 2 Senior Finance Managers and their respective reports
You will be responsible for:
- Managing the production of the company's property strategy including financial evaluation and recommendations for space acquisitions, disposals, lease renewals/exits and other initiatives relating to the existing property estate, both in the UK and internationally.
- Overseeing the presentation of property strategies to senior stakeholders and their teams regularly
- Managing the property capital plan with relevant reporting to the group shared function
- Overseeing the production of accurate and timely rent forecasts for P&Ls, and production of the bi-annual group portfolio summary
Whilst retail experience is necessary for this role, property experience is desirable and not a 'must have'