Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + LGPS
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3951027_1637942892
Contact Name: Simon Lydon
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 26, 2021 16:08

Job Description

Hays are delighted to be working with a prestigious organisation in Leicester to appoint a Finance Analyst.

This organisation are one of the best performers in their fields and have achieved several decades of high performances, with their success recognised by governing bodies.

The Financial Analyst will operate as part of the Finance Business Partner Team to develop and improve the provision of financial advice, analysis and information to the service department in order to support effective strategic decision making and delivering the medium-term financial strategy.

Your key duties and responsibilities will include;

  • Provision of strategic advice and guidance to the Senior Leadership team to support decision making, challenging and influencing management to ensure the best outcome is obtained for the organisation
  • Support the creation and delivery of the Medium-Term Financial Strategy and corporate change agenda and help to deliver efficient and effective services
  • Assist with the provision of strategic advice and guidance to elected Members and the Department Management Team.
  • Understand and explain the strategic implications of detailed financial information for the organisation and partnerships/other relevant bodies and its links to the organisations' operations.
  • Support the development of management reports and the related systems to improve the links between financial information, operational activity and outcomes.

The ideal candidate will be a strong, confident communicator with excellent business partnering and analysis experience. With a professional qualification, the candidate will also have gained exposure to a wide range of systems.

The successful candidate will be rewarded with an attractive salary (£42,000 - £46,000) and attractive benefits package including access to the Local Government Pension Scheme. We are seeking to make a swift appointment so please submit applications as soon as possible.

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