Senior Finance Analyst

Swindon + travel to Solihull
£50,000 - £55,000 + benefits
08 Mar 2012
08 Apr 2012
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Senior Finance Analyst £50,000 - £55,000 + benefits Based in Swindon, with travel to Solihull In this key senior analytical role, you’ll enjoy the opportunity to influence significant decisions. Analysing npower’s financial position and market data, you’ll be accountable for highlighting key issues, risks and opportunities for the executive team. It’s a highly varied role with a changeable range of responsibilities. Ultimately, it’s all about driving and focussing improved performance so we can deliver on our promises as a business. Building models to analyse complex financial issues, your detailed analysis will focus on enhancing understanding of issues that cross functional boundaries or are not highlighted by existing KPIs. We’ll expect you to validate, analyse and proactively challenge the npower business plan, and key business processes surrounding pricing and retail business optimisation. You’ll also coordinate ad hoc projects, and perform financial analysis on the complexities of retail markets including tariffs, regulations, hedging and forecasting. Qualified with ACA / CIMA / ACCA / MBA, with a strong professional financial background, your track record includes proven PQE experience, ideally within a utility / energy market business. A highly motivated individual, you have exceptional analytical skills, with a flair for dealing with complex transactions and commercial issues, and the ability to design robust reporting frameworks. Knowledge of Cognos Planning software will be an advantage, but is not vital. You’ll demonstrate the ability to build collaborative and respectful relationships with a range of parties, and to clearly communicate complex financial matters at executive level. RWE npower supplies electricity and gas to millions of residential and business customers. We’re part of RWE Group, one of Europe’s leading utilities. We generate power from coal, oil and gas, and we’ve also got a business that’s pioneering the development and use of renewable energy sources. Of course, the real energy behind our businesses is our people. To apply, please click on the apply button below: