Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Taunton, Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 03/04/2020
Reference: 14087840/001_1583848942
Contact Name: William Jermyn
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 10, 2020 14:02

Job Description

Great opportunity for a newly qualified accountant looking to develop their commercial skills in a highly talented and forward-looking finance team in Taunton as a Finance Analyst.

Client Details

Michael Page are pleased to be working with a large, growing manufacturing and production business in Taunton to recruit a Finance Analyst into their team.


The Finance Analyst will:

  • Provide accurate, high quality financial analysis, providing insightful information and recommendations to aid operational efficiency, cost control and to identify areas of potential revenue growth.
  • Prepare accurate monthly financial reports with reliable conclusions to drive operational and financial performance.
  • Prepare accurate budget and forecast models by understanding business drivers to improve budget and forecast accuracy.
  • Prepare monthly P&Ls, ensuring all postings for accruals and prepayments are accurately posted and reconciled.
  • Prepare and analyse financial and operational KPI's.
  • Communicate effectively in a courteous and timely manner and ensuring that all company policies and procedures are followed and adhered to.
  • Prepare ad hoc analysis as required to support the business.


  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft packages, Excel in particular
  • Experience of working with large data sets
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.

Job Offer

Competitive salary and attractive benefits package.