Financial Analyst

Job Title: Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Reference: 3923990_1614242456
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 25, 2021 08:41

Job Description

Financial Analyst role with a growing Consultancy firm offering £40,000 - £45,000+bens

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are Proud to be Exclusively representing a growth advisory and corporate finance business in Edinburgh as they recruit a Financial Analyst. Our client has a unique service offering to the market with a vision to be the most influential global advisory firm in the creative & related technology sector. Our client supports leadership teams to unlock the potential of their business by helping them focus on the right things to enhance performance, formulate and guide growth plans and provide practical support to ensure and inspect progress.

The Financial Analyst is a permanent role for a driven and motivated newly or post qualified accountant looking for a commercial and value added role in a dynamic organisation.

Your new role
The role provides an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic firm and gain a broad range of experience and career opportunities. The Financial Analyst will work as part of a small and specialised team where you will be responsible for financial planning and analysis, assessing financial performance and supporting growth advisory projects, financial analysis of trends, producing management information and developing robust reporting models. This is a commercial role involving client engagement and attending board meetings and is a particularly visible role across the team.

You will also support with bids, tenders and proposals offering financial assessment and due diligence reviews. You will report to the Associate Director and have a dotted line into the MD across a multi-site offices. You will have excellent presentation skills with an ability to analyse and improve performance through providing high impact MI as well as strong technical reviews. This is a highly commercial environment where you will be given the opportunity to utilise finance and business awareness to enhance performance.

What you'll need to succeed
The Financial Analyst will be a Qualified Accountant, ideally with some post qualification experience. This will be coupled with excellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to liaise effectively with both the senior team and key client stakeholders. you will have Strong analytical skills with an outstanding attention to detail and advanced ability in MS-Excel for financial and analytical purposes.

This is an innovative, entrepreneurial and fast-growth organisation looking for a dynamic and forward thinking individual looking for a fresh challenge.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be offered £40,000 - £45,000 per annum plus benefits. You will also have flexible working arrangements working from home and in the office.

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