Senior Finance Analyst

Job Title: Senior Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ayr, South Ayrshire
Salary: £44000.00 - £47700.00 per annum
Reference: 3960554_1618386417
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 14, 2021 08:47

Job Description

Job opportunity for a qualified senior financial analyst based in Irvine

Your new company

Our client a global manufacturing business and market leader in their field have a new job opportunity for a Senior Financial Analyst. Our client are a highly successful global business with a strong brand reputation. The Senior financial analyst is a newly formed role offering a competitive salary between £43,000 - £47,000 per annum.

Your new role
The role reports to the Financial Planning & Reporting Manager and is a pivotal role in the delivery of accurate, complete planning cycle data. Key accountabilities will include providing leadership, direction and business support to Cost Centre Managers to ensure understanding of accrued costs, planning cycles and submission deadlines.You will utilise SAP to provide expertise in the consolidation of Cost of Operations Planning data. This role combines financial analysis and business partnering activities in a fast paced commercial environment.

The Senior Financial Analyst will participate in Operating Reviews to provide key support during the Annual Operating Plan & Quarterly forecast processes and will be Accountable for Month end / Quarter end reporting. Working in a global business you will have exposure across a range of stakeholders investigating any variances to ensure timely submission of the wholesale board pack / management reporting, Cost of Operations, Variance analysis and commentary.

Additionally you will deliver training to non-Finance Managers and FP&A staff as required and support Ad-hoc projects, providing management accounting information as required.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be a Qualified Accountant at ACCA, CGMA or ACA level with proven experience within a financial management / accounting environment with responsibility for analysis, consolidation and reporting.

You will possess excellent communication skills in order to build relationships with senior management and key personnel across European business units coupled with strong analytical skillset with advanced skills in financial modelling

Furthermore you will have s sound knowledge of SAP Financials, with the ability to interrogate the system and write interactive Excel reports for data extraction.

What you'll get in return

The opportunity to work for a reputable global market leader offering an excellent salary and benefits package, coupled with excellent scope for career progression.

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