Interim Group Financial Analyst

Location
Scotland, Glasgow
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Nov 2018
Closes
20 Dec 2018
Ref
13971193/001
Contact
Lucy McPhail
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

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

Description

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

Profile

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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