Senior Finance Manager - Management Information and Reporting
Job reference: 109728BR
Location: Nottingham Support OfficeFunction area: Finance
Shift pattern: Full-timeContract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
The role of Head of Management Information and Reporting sits as part of the Deputy Finance Directors team and takes ownership and responsibility for all areas of Management Information and Data Analytics expertise across Boots UK. This is a new role which will require supporting significant reporting transformation across Boots UK and encompasses all aspects of the business.
Lead, develop and mentor Management Information team providing insightful and strategic leadership to enable the establishment of a truly cross functional Management Information solution eradicating the need for ad hoc reporting across the business as well as delivering an engaging and highly-valued user experience
Leading the MI & Reporting team, you will be accountable for establishing the new team and establishing an open, honest culture with exceptional employee engagement. You will develop and implement the strategy and plans for the Information & Reporting team, and be accountable for all team budgets and spend.
A bit about you
Experience of delivering innovation in business and reporting processes, conveying complex and sensitive information in creative and comprehensible formats is tenacious and principled in delivering change
Experience of accountability for large data sets to generate business insight understands the benefit of MI to manage, improve and change the business
Conscientiously manages the delivery of accurate MI and reporting in a complex operational environment works with service partners and customers to ensure accurate and timely delivery of operational information
Confidence in exploring new, unfamiliar ideas and delivering radical change in difficult business environments
Experience of planning and coordinating complex actions plans, ensuring working practices and methods are clearly structured and organized to deliver to multiple internal customers
A self-motivated, proactive and insightful leader with a can-do attitude with appreciation of the formal and informal influences and structures within an organisation works effectively to involve stakeholders in business decisions by building trust and gaining consensus with people across all levels of the organisation and across different countries
Experience of SAP systems would be advantageous
A bit about us
The Finance team is fundamental to our success, playing an active role across the entire business ensuring targets are met and strategies are understood.
As trusted advisors, were involved in a wide range of activities reviewing weekly and monthly sales-margin-cost performance and assessing the performance of key promotions to partnering the business teams to develop and track the performance of new store openings, new customer propositions like a new online trading platform, to some large scale IT investments.
Its a supportive, collaborative and committed team. Were big on communication and we hold quarterly conferences to celebrate our successes. We have a strong development culture, showcased at our annual yoUniversity week, which encourages our colleagues to focus on their potential and wellbeing. If youre keen to build your career - theres no better place as youll be supported to take on new challenges and develop your skill set with access to opportunities across the Boots UK, Global Brands and Boots Opticians Finance teams.
Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. You can learn more by visiting boots.jobs.
What we can offer you:
25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays
Please note: This job is not covered by BeSpotted applicant protection.