Finance Analyst - Interim

United Kingdom
18.00 - 23.00 GBP Hourly
20 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Bond Williams are recruiting for a contract Finance Analyst role within a leading FTSE 250 business in the Defence sector based in their Andover site. Reporting to the Business Unit Finance Director, to provide analytical and project support to the Business Unit finance team across all of its deliverables.

This role includes regular Business Unit tasks as well ad hoc analysis, research and presentation of finance data, and works closely with all members of the Business Unit finance team as well as operations, central finance and other functional teams. This would suit a newly qualified accountant that already has some technical experience.

Main Accountabilities:

??? Ownership of the Business Unit short term cash flow models, including integrity of all data and timely reporting into the Business Unit Finance Management Team and central finance (treasury) team.

??? Ownership of Business Unit pipeline, including liaison with business development and major bids teams in order to ensure integrity, relevance and completeness including timely reporting into the central finance (reporting) team.

??? Ownership of financial sections of contract review pack (CRP) production for Business Unit on a monthly basis, including liaison with all contributors to ensure CRPs are fully complete ahead of each review

??? Develop and maintain a revised set of financial and non-financial Key Performance Indicators for the Business Unit that will be reported to key stakeholders on a weekly and monthly basis as appropriate

??? Provide support into the strategic planning process of the Business Unit, including research, financial data capture/analysis and production of summary presentations.

??? Provide finance support to Business Unit led bids, providing assistance to larger bid teams and acting as finance lead for smaller bids as appropriate

??? Provide financial input and support into new contract implementations

??? Provide support to Head(s) of Finance and management accountants in budgeting and forecasting processes, as required

Knowledge, Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

??? Self-starter, able to define and satisfy the demands of stakeholders and customers of the process through consolidation of information, interpretation of the results and the presentation of the results in a manner that supports and challenges the business.

??? Recognised professional finance qualification or part-qualified in same

??? Ability to understand and manipulate data to present clear and concise financial messages for review.

??? Extensive experience in the use of Microsoft Office 2010 suite of applications including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio and Outlook.

??? Experience of Finance IT applications (e.g. Navision, IFS etc.)

??? Possession of data analysis skills in support of a continuous improvement operating model.

??? Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Bond Williams Professional Recruitment are an equal opportunity employer and operate as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency