Finance Analyst

England, Surrey, Woking
£35000 - £50000 per annum
08 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Chris Royce
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

The purpose of this role is to analyse financial status by collecting, monitoring, and studying data; recommending actions.

Client Details

A global leader in their field of expertise, based in large modern offices in the Woking area, with free parking provided and very easy access via public transport.


The Finance Analyst:

  • Determines cost of operations by establishing standard costs; collecting operational data.
  • Identifies financial status by comparing and analysing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  • Guides cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures; providing trends and forecasts; explaining processes and techniques; recommending actions.
  • Improves financial status by analysing results; monitoring variances; identifying trends; recommending actions to management.
  • Reconciles transactions by comparing and correcting data.
  • Maintains database by entering, verifying, and backing up data.
  • Recommends actions by analysing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses; studying proposed changes in methods and materials.
  • Increases productivity by developing automated accounting applications; coordinating information requirements


The ideal candidate for the Finance Analyst role;

  • Will have advanced Excel skills (ideally Macro level, Visual Basic - VBA, Modelling etc...but, training will be provided as long as you are willing to develop your Excel skills)
  • will have worked in a similar role previously
  • ideally be Part Qualified in CIMA / ACCA / CFA (although NOT essential)
  • experience of SAP is also desirable but not essential.

Job Offer

The Finance Analyst role can pay between £35-45,000 (up to £50,000 for the right candidate), + bonus, study support, pension, 25 days holiday.

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