Senior Finance Analyst

Recruiter
AFR Consulting
Location
Burnley
Salary
£40,000 - £49,999
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1137561160
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This successful engineering and manufacturing business is part of a global company with a reputation for innovation and high quality service. A recent internal restructuring has created a vacancy for a commercially aware accountant to provide financial information and analysis to support strategic objectives and decision making.

The role position will involve working with Director level stakeholders, commercial and project managers in addition to site and group level Financial Controllers. The ideal candidate would have strong Excel skills, the ability to prepare financial models and preferably experience with SAP. Some experience with project / contract or engineering accounting from a commercial environment would be beneficial although not essential. Duties will include:
  • Compilation of monthly financial reporting back, including divisional performance review, variance analysis & commentary and project status summary
  • Budgeting and financial forecasting, flash reporting of results
  • Supporting operational planning and preparing project profitability analysis
  • Co-ordinating month end close with Financial Controller
  • Controlling monthly project billing, account reconciliations and revenue recognition
  • Ensuring accuracy of long-term contract accounting (WIP, revenue, un-billed items etc.)

This position would suit someone with experience from a commercial finance, management accountant or project accountant type role. Strong communication skills are essential as you will support senior managers and the leadership team with project reviews and analysis, you must also be able to operate as a team player in a fast moving, deadline driven environment. This fantastic opportunity would be ideal for a CIMA / ACCA / ACA qualified accountant seeking to build on their industry experience by working in a larger business with an overseas head office. An attractive range of benefits and great working environment is on offer. Please apply now for immediate consideration.

Please apply now to be considered for this vacancy. If you are interested in Finance jobs and Accountancy vacancies in Lancashire and Greater Manchester please forward your CV to AFR Consulting and we can support your job search!

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