Commercial Analyst- Operations and Technology at THE ICONIC

Finance & Risk, Sydney sydney finance analytics
Posted a month ago

Commercial Analyst (Operations and Technology)

At THE ICONIC, we issue the call to live your way, to liberate yourself from meaningless constraints. It’s time to reach for a better tomorrow, to spend less time searching and more time finding. We are inclusive and inspiring and – as your go-to destination for fashion, sport, beauty and more – we exist to liberate our customers through choice.

THE ICONIC Finance & Commercial Team consists of Financial Reporting (incl. Accounts Payable, Payroll, Reporting and Control etc) , Financial Planning & Analysis, Risk and Procurement. As trusted Business Partners, we support all Teams across THE ICONIC to execute the business strategy, drive growth and shareholder value, minimise risk, and enable THE ICONIC to continue to deliver a seamless and inspiring experience to our customers. 

What’s involved…

The Commercial Analyst role sits within the  Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Team, reporting to the Finance Business Partner for Operations and Technology. The role supports the monthly forecasting and annual budgeting process, longer-term strategic and financial planning as well as providing ongoing insights and analysis on our Supply Chain and Technology operations. 

To succeed in this role you will be agile, comfortable working in a fast paced environment and have a continuous improvement mindset. You will love to immerse yourself in data and are able to draw out insights that lead to action and be able to clearly communicate the insights. You have a highly analytical mind with a structured, logical manner of thinking which is critical to success in this role. 

As with each and every role in the Finance Team, the limits of your role are defined by you and your personal ambition. The Finance Team is empowered to work alongside all relevant stakeholders from other business departments, and with senior management and the Executive Team, as well as stakeholders at our parent company, Global Fashion Group, based in London

Some of the tasks you will be responsible will include the following:

  • Building and managing financial models for P&L and business case assessments.
  • Ability to interpret data, analyse business trends and performance and provide insightful analysis and reporting to drive effective decision-making
  • Continuously seek out ways to identify and drive improvement in business processes, including automation of reports and models
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail even in high-intensity and pressure situations
  • Enjoy building stakeholder relationships and have a passion for influencing business decision making
  • Have a solid grasp of all areas of the retail value chain and how this translates to a P&L and drivers of value.
  • Have a strong work ethic that enables me to succeed in a high-pressure environment

About you… 

  • 2+ years’ experience as a commercial analyst or similar in the retail industry
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with an ability to win the trust and respect of stakeholders
  • CA or CPA qualified or working towards -  numbers are my passion!
  • Excellent communicator with strong, clear, concise writing and presentation skills
  • Effective time management - I can handle multiple jobs at once
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills 

Why you'll love THE ICONIC

  • Feel free to skip the commute and work from home. On the days you are in the office, get here quickly thanks to our highly accessible central location
  • Sweat out the stress using our discounted gym memberships
  • Get your knowledge fix with our learning days, hackathons and learning bank
  • No matter what your style is, we have got you covered with our Amazing staff discount and our famous sample sale
  • Got a furry friend? Bring them to the office! We LOVE animals.
  • Feel supported beyond your day job with flexible hours, part time, paid parental leave, additional personal leave, family friendly workplace, first day of school off, birthday leave

Additional Information

We are committed to providing reasonable arrangements to all individuals participating in our application and interview process, and while performing job functions. If you require any accommodations or adjustments prior to the submission of your application or throughout your interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition team directly: [email protected]