Progressive Finance Analyst Role -Gloucester,Gloucestershire - £25,000 - £27,000 per annum - Hays Accountancy
Your new company
Hays Accountancy & Finance are currently recruiting for a leading and well-established FMCG organisation based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire for a driven and dynamic Finance Analyst. An exciting opportunity reporting into the Commercial Financial Controller, working within the business's finance team, and also working closely with commercial planning, marketing and sales. You will deliver financial targets through analytical insights and reporting, supporting decision making to maximise profits.
Your new role
Your key duties will include supporting the development of financial/business plans, team forecasts and budgets, evaluating challenges and building business cases along with supporting in driving sustainable growth, and achievement of profit targets. You will help the finance team educate, communicate and embed culture of financial disciplines and controls, including forecast accuracy and spend reconciliations, along with delivering reporting analysis to drive performance. You will be expected to support the commercial finance manager and commercial controller with ad-hoc accounting projects.
What you'll need to succeed
For this exciting and progressive finance analyst role you will need experience within a similar role, with an analytical and dynamic working approach. You will need strong communication skills to build relationships with senior management and internal teams along with being able to work towards time constraint deadlines, along with having strong MS Excel skills (pivots/lookups). Ideally you will be studying towards your AAT/CIMA/ACCA however candidates who are qualified by experience will be considered. It is advantageous if you have experience in SAP and have worked within the FMCG sector.
What you'll get in return
This hands-on permanent Finance Analyst role is offering a salary of £25,000 - £27,000 per annum with benefits including an AAT/ACCA/CIMA study package, contributed pension scheme, on-site parking and further company benefits. A great opportunity in a progressive finance role where you can really add value and develop further in your accounting career.
What you need to do now
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