Interim Group Financial Analyst

Scotland, Glasgow
22 Nov 2018
20 Dec 2018
Lucy McPhail
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Level of qualification

Our client is looking for an interim Group Financial Analyst for a 12 month contract, to cover a period of maternity leave. This role will be on a daily rate basis.

Client Details

A very well known and rapidly growing Glasgow based business


Responsible for supporting the Group Financial Controller in various areas within Group Finance, including reporting, budgeting and Forecast.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the preparation of all consolidated Group reporting including monthly management accounts, annual budgets and periodic forecasting.
  • Ensure external reporting is fully compliant with all appropriate accounting standards
  • Track financial status by monitoring variances from budget, forecast, previous year and benchmarks
  • Provide information to management by preparing reports; presentations of findings, analyzes, and recommendations
  • Review and resolve Business Units inquiries from shareholders and senior stakeholders
  • Support the Financial Controller by working and leading on ad-hoc projects/analysis
  • Statutory Accounts and balance sheet reviews


The successful candidate will have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • 3-5 years post qualified Accountant (CIMA or CA)
  • Experience of working in a Group Finance environment
  • Strong excel skills and Power Point Skills
  • Strong research and analysis skills
  • Effective Communication Skills (Written & Verbal)
  • Ability to plan and coordinate projects
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • Ability to succeed in a team environment
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to work independently and as a part of a team

Job Offer

A competitive interim salary, and a long term contract

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