Financial Reporting Analyst

Job Title: Financial Reporting Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Lothian
Salary: £44000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Reference: 3943370_1615559384
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
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Job Published: March 12, 2021 14:29

Job Description

Financial Analyst Job West Lothian offering £44,000 - £47,000 per annum

Your new company
Our client are a high growth organisation in West Lothian with a new opportunity in the team to recruit a Finance Reporting Analyst. Our Client are experts in their field with over 20 years experience in the industry and International presence across Europe. The Financial Analyst is a strategic leadership role reporting to the Financial Controller. This opportunity is suited to an ambitious Qualified Accountant looking to grow their experience as part of a high performing and commercially driven business.

Your new role
The Financial Reporting Analyst will be responsible for month-end accounting, forecasting and variance analysis. You will take the lead on continuous improvement exercises across business as usual processes, manage the delivery of recording and reporting, intercompany accounting and contribute towards period close, financial and external reporting. Additionally you will lead a team of Accounts Assistants, monitor performance, set objectives and improve processes.

This is a leadership role where you will facilitate change, encourage and inspire development and offer guidance and best practice across the team. Our client has a complex inter-company accounting structure with a large amount of data to analyse and report on. There will be a requirement for sharp financial planning and analysis experience coupled with strong communication skills to highlight variances to senior management.

What you'll need to succeed
The Financial Reporting Analyst will have strong technical accounting skills and readiness to learn and add value to our clients business. Candidates will be Qualified, ideally with some post qualification experience in a medium to large sized business. Strong reporting and leadership skills will be called upon here with the ability to work across complex accounting structures to deliver requirements across budgeting, forecasting and cost reporting channels. You will thrive under pressure, be confident in influencing and challenging assumptions and will look for enhancements and process efficiencies across the team.

What you'll get in return
Our client offers a great benefits and renumeration package and working environment. Not only are our client an award winning brand but they really invest in the development and progression of their employees. The salary range for this role is between £44,000 - £47,000 per annum+ bonus, healthcare and company specific benefits. They are a flexible employer with a mixture of office and home working part of long-term plans.

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