Finance Analyst

Recruiter
MRK Associates
Location
Hatfield
Salary
34000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Analytics
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Analyst Based in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, our client is an established and instantly recognisable brand who are looking for an intelligent, analytical and commercially focused CIMA/ACCA Part Qualified/ Finalist Accountant to join the business as a Commercial Finance Analyst on a permanent basis. The successful in individual will be a part-qualified or finalist CIMA/ ACCA Accountant who is looking for a role that they can be responsible for analysing the P&L, operating costs and weekly and monthly forecasting. This job would suit someone looking to join a growing team within a reputable business with opportunities to enhance their career. The candidate will be responsible for the collection and analysis of financial data to provide information to the business to forecast and analyse company expenditure in relation to sales and costs. This company is a private equity backed corporate business with multiple sites across the UK and a clear plan to grow the business further over the next 5 years. The company is always looking to improve by employing forward thinking, commercial and analytical people to join them and cover different areas of the business. Great communication skills are essential as are strong influencing and coaching skills. It is essential that the candidate is organised and highly analytical; they will need to be commercially astute and results driven. Duties will include: Produce weekly Operating Cost variance analysis for Executive review and detailed functional variance analysis / site P&L's for review with the Operations teamsProvide a clear understanding of the financial performance that provides management insight and supports decision makingWork with the wider Operations Finance team to provide detailed functional variance analysisSupport the production of key performance indicators and demonstrate how these fit with financial resultsWork with finance colleagues to improve processes, ensure data quality / consistency and enhance information produced for managementAd-hoc analysis as requiredSupport the financial planning activities for Operations:Work with the wider Operations Finance team to consolidate budgets and re-forecasts for Costs and Capex.Ensure budgets and forecasts are accurately reflected in the financial systemsSupport the development and ongoing production / analysis of regular rolling forecasts for both P&L and cash flow with clear explanations, supported and understood by management, for variances from Budget / forecast For more information about this role or any other Finance Analyst jobs in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, please contact me in confidence or visit our website Every application will receive a response as this is the recognised working practice at MRK Associates. MRK Associates - AGY Quality, Relevance & Reliability