FINANCE ANALYST - PERMANENT - £28-32K - COVENTRY Greenwell Gleeson has been tasked with recruiting a Finance Analyst to join an established business in Warwickshire. The purpose of the role is to deliver improved sales and margin, reduced costs and a great customer experience. Managing the production of timely and accurate information to the business through first class provision, analysis and interpretation of financial information. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES Drive business performance by providing insightful, clearly presented analysis and suggest solutions that drive decisions and actions. Provide support to control costs by providing detailed analysis and progress to date versus commitments. To assist in the development of analytical and reporting models and tools. To prepare ad hoc financial analysis as required by the business Tailor information to the audience to provide clear analysis Identify data to provide excellent analysis and relevant benchmarking for performance. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Strong analytical skills Capable of executing tasks and projects to a high standard Supporting business leaders to make the right financial and commercial decisions in the best interest Ability to communicate and explain complex financial concepts to non-finance people Capable of influencing regional directors and area managers Improving the impact and quality of financial reporting on business performance Building partnerships and maintaining strong relationships with all senior managers and their teams Strong excel and data reporting skills Tailors information delivery; simplifies complex concepts. The ideal candidate will be bright, ambitious and progressive with a drive to be successful and a confident, professional manner.