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More than a number
Join our finance team and you’ll work closely with the business, influence decisions and support exciting projects. As part of the finance team of a FTSE 100 business, there are a variety of finance roles available, to build a broad and interesting career. Here, you’ll have the opportunity and support to continually develop your skills and experiences at all stages of your career. .
In finance, we play an important role in helping the business deliver our 7 priorities and build a broader, stronger business - supporting our stores, sites and across our online and wholesale channels.. If you’re passionate about finance and relish new challenges, you can look forward to plenty of variety. There’s never a dull moment!
A team to count on
You won’t be surprised to hear that we take the lead with budgets, forecasts, variance analysis, financial reporting, controls and company-wide transactions and processes. But there’s so much more to us than that. Working with stakeholders across retail, manufacturing, logistics and head office, we provide vital financial information, controls and reporting. Understanding our business is key to the success of the financial team. We present timely and accurate financial information to support business decision, improve performance and provide insight - whilst ensuring financial control is maintained.
Senior finance manager - Leading the finance team and playing a leadership role across the business,, our Senior Finance Managers help the business to optimise performance and results whilst setting a culture which provides a robust control environment to protect the company. They support the decision making in the business by providing the relevant information and having a seat at the table. Strong written and verbal communication skills is essential as well as experience of leading large teams and working closely with non-finance stakeholders. As well as a CIMA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent accounting qualification, you’ll need a good understanding of financial accounting, and management systems.
Finance manager - Managing our teams of accountants and assistant accountants, our finance managers ensure a strong financial control environment alongside supporting the delivery of our ambitious plans. Our finance managers ensure that accurate and timely financial information is produced and work with senior business stakeholders to understand and drive performance. Good communication skills and experience of managing teams is needed. As well as a CIMA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent accounting qualification, you’ll need a good understanding of financial accounting and management systems and strong IT skills.
Accountant - Our accountants love solving problems in our fast-paced environment and building strong working relationships with colleagues across all areas of our business.
We look for qualified accountants with either CIMA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent accounting qualification. Good time management and an ability to work to tight deadlines, you must be passionate about finance with the drive to influence change and improvements. Always aware of the bigger picture, you should also have a great attention to detail. Experience of monthly reporting, accounting software, and spreadsheet skills is also needed for most roles.
Assistant accountant - Our assistant accountants deliver an excellent service to our colleagues, answering their queries, supporting reporting and operating controls.
With or working towards a CIMA, AAT, ACA, ACCA or equivalent, you must be resilient and self-motivated, with an eye for detail and excellent analytical and numerical skills. You should also have a good understanding of accounting software and the ability to hit deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
“You don’t always think about it as a customer. But it’s amazing what goes on behind the scenes at a major supermarket. It’s really interesting.”
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