Finance Analyst

Location
England, London, West End
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
05 Sep 2017
Ref
13846098/001
Contact
Robert Husbands
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Newly qualified

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a Finance Analyst to an industry leading organisation based in the West End. The role provides excellent insight into the core commercial activities of the organisation.

Client Details

The business is one of Britain's fastest growing and most innovative online businesses. They're already market leaders in their industry and still going from strength to strength, enjoying a bigger market share than any other competitor.

They are looking for world class individuals to help us realise our ambitious plans for growth.

Description

  • Producing and presenting the monthly commercial pack to the Sales Management team

  • Development, maintenance and update of the financial forecasting model to ensure reflection of the latest position

  • Reporting of KPI's across the business and devising plans to improve performance and maximise profitability.

  • Develop financial analysis that challenges & evaluates commercial decisions

  • Identify risks and work with the relevant department to reduce / avoid / mitigate them

  • Work with channel teams to ensure post-evaluation learning is incorporated into future business activities.

  • Project work, working with stake holders to identify reporting requirements and ensure that these are delivered within schedule

  • Providing consultative support for the development of new systems and processes

  • Continuous analysis of processes within finance and proactively offering alternative proposals to improve these processes.

Key Relationships

  • Commercial Finance team

  • Head of pricing and commercial planning

  • Finance director

  • Sales managers

Profile

Qualifications

  • Educate to degree level or equivalent

  • Acquired a financial qualification such as ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent

Experience

  • Proven business partner

  • Strong financial modelling skills in excel, ideally with some exposure to the commercial sector

  • A strong understanding of how commercial reality translates into financial models

  • An ability to understand the commercial intention of financial models

Job Offer

The client is paying between £45,000- £50,000 plus benefits.