Finance Graduate

Expiring today

Recruiter
Harcourt Matthews Ltd
Location
Bedfordshire
Salary
20000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
25 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This leading FTSE 100 Retail group with a strong focus on the Hospitality and Leisure sector, boasts a GBPmultimillion turnover, a portfolio of instantly recognisable brands and a broad range of products and services. Having secured a leading market position based on a reputation for quality of service, competitive pricing and innovative marketing, a key operating division of the group is seeking 2:1/ 1st class Finance, Accountancy or Business Studies graduate with a strong academic track record, to take up a role supporting the Operations team Your brief includes:

•Supporting weekly, monthly & quarterly reporting activities
•Manipulating data to generate analysis that supports management insights & decision making
•Detailed variance analysis of results using data & analysis to provide insight on trends
•Assisting with production of key performance indicators
•Consolidating & reporting on results of planned efficiency initiatives
•Supporting process improvements, ensuring data quality & enhancing management information
•Supporting capital expenditure & financial planning activities
•Assisting with production of budgets, quarterly re-forecasts & rolling profit & cash forecasts
•Assisting with preparation of budget & forecast data for finance & business team review

As a recent 2:1 or 1st class graduate in a numerate degree, you will demonstrate 6-12 months relevant finance experience, strong Excel skills and a commitment to studying towards a professional accountancy qualification. The role demands an outgoing, proactive approach alongside excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop relationships with key stakeholders. The business offers excellent long-term career development across the group.

Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; HR - Human Resources & Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.