Sainsbury's Bank

Finance Analyst - Nectar 360


Holborn Store Support Centre and Home



Contract Type



Competitive plus benefits

Areas of business

Finance and Accounting

Job ID


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Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd, 33 Holborn, London, EC1N 2HT

Job Description

C4 Finance Analyst – Nectar360



Finance/ Commercial Finance





Reporting to

Head of Finance - Nectar360/ Finance Manager - Nectar360


In a nutshell

This role will business partner, focusing on value creation and collectively strengthening the performance of the Nectar360 business unit. The job holder will provide insight, analysis and commentary to stakeholders, aiming to drive decisions and actions that improve cost or sales performance. The job holder will work cross functionally with N360 stakeholders, providing support and challenge.


What you need to do

Lead on OPEX and Central costs, working closely with non-finance and finance stakeholders to manage and challenge performance

Support the N360 Accounting team by providing insight to periodic performance, following business partner conversations

Identify risks and opportunities and flag these to business partners or Finance Managers for prioritisation

Interpret management reporting to provide insight, analysis and commentary to stakeholders and provide challenge to the business

Complete ad hoc / bespoke analysis for the business area as required to drive improvements, support projects or investigation into future business opportunities

In line with timeline and process set by FP&A, work with the business to support Forecasting, LV, Centrals, Budgeting & Q2F

Support Finance Manager on N360 business cases, post implementation reviews and ad hoc Loyalty projects

Continued support for N360 simplification, looking for opportunities to simplify and streamline ways of working


What you need to know and show

Success in this role will mean supporting the business in making decisions that enhance performance (improvements in Revenue, Income, ROI, profit and cost management or other agreed KPIs)

Strong eye for detail and ability to prioritise

Effective communicator with senior stakeholders, including audiences of varying financial and commercial acumen

Self-motivated team player, able to work autonomously

Strong commercial acumen with a focus on driving excellent financial and commercial performance

Experience of maintaining strong financial controls

Committed to driving change

As part of our ongoing ways of working, occasional travel to Sainsbury’s sites may be required


What decisions I can make

Application of Finance principles, guiding our non-Finance business partners on the proper application and impact.

Making recommendations to senior stakeholders based on analysis and understanding of the area for business cases and throughout the forecasting processes.



Indirectly manages



Support we will provide

Sainsbury’s L&D offer

Access to CPD

Development opportunities through the Division

Study Support for Finance Qualification


Work-life balance is important to us, so we offer our colleagues as much flexibility as possible in line with the needs of their role. We trust them to decide how, where and when they work, combining remote and collaborative working with a flexible approach to hours, giving them plenty of time and space for life outside of work whilst delivering against our business goals.