The Finance Analyst lies within the UK Finance function. You'll be working in a high performing team, as an integral part of Budgeting and Business Planning (BBP) team. You'll be reporting into the Finance Lead and a key business partner to the business as well as Commercial and Finance Director.
My client are a leading FMCG business based in London.
The key responsibilities of this Finance Analyst position include:
Responsible for the delivery of timely financial analysis including P&L statements, cash flow and sensitivity analysis
Effective communication with internal stakeholders
Take ownership of Excel tools used by the team
Streamlining the analytical process and ensuring the quality of analysis produced
Preparing internal financial reports and variance analysis
Presenting financial information to the business line managers
Financial scenario forecast modelling for the marketing package
Identifying risks and opportunities
Leading certain month end close activities
The successful candidate for this Finance Analyst position will display the following:
- Bsc or Msc degree (or similar)
- Financial background and understanding of the way P&L works
- Advanced excel knowledge
- Communication Skills - you will be exposed to senior management, no matter your level. Therefore, it's important you have excellent communication skills, to deal with all kinds of different stakeholders.
- Analytical - This is a data driven company, you can translate complex data into a simple solution with your analytical mindset.
This company offers a competitive salary and excellent bonus structure, an environment to put forward your own business ideas and a fast career track that few other companies can match.