Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: CG1402FAO_1581698787
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2020 16:46

Job Description

Our client, one of the fastest growing and innovative FTSEs around, is looking to source a bright, engaging and ambitious Finance Analyst to join its high performing team. This is the perfect role for a finalist/newly qualified with experience working in a fast-paced, blue chip, looking to accelerate their career progression in a dynamic environment.

Main duties include:
* Providing value adding financial insight, support and challenge to the operational teams by building effective working relationships at all levels, including Senior Managers
* Playing an active role and owning parts of the operational budget and quarterly forecast process, understanding key drivers for cost variances etc.
* Producing management accounts (both P&L and capex) for the business area supporting on a timely and accurate basis, also producing insightful commentary and carrying out period end review meetings with budget holders
* Business partnering Operational Directors and senior leadership teams in decision making for commercial contracts, business reviews and ad hoc analysis etc.

Key skills & experience required:
* Finalist or newly qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA
* Strong academic record, including a 2.1 degree
* Experience of management accounts, analysis & commentary
* Confident and credible, capable of building relationships with a range of stakeholders, including senior management
* Strong team player
* Ability to translate complex data into simple and clear messaging
* Personable, diligent and credible character

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly sought-after industry leader, going from strength to strength in an increasingly competitive market. You'll benefit from working in a transparent, development lead environment, where you will be given the chance to learn new skills in a different area of finance every 18 months.