Finance Analyst

Retirement Advantage
20000.00 GBP Annual
27 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Retirement Advantage are an established, award-winning financial services company that can trace its roots back to 1852, offering retirement income and equity release products to consumers. The Equity Release business is a rapidly growing division of Retirement Advantage having doubled its revenue this year and is recruiting across the board to match. In addition the group has recently been acquired by Canada Life which will provide even further growth potential with the security of a large corporate.

The role will be within the Equity Release finance team presenting ample opportunity to be involved in all aspects of the business and access to senior management and stakeholders. The position will require someone with a forward thinking and dynamic personality who can adapt to change quickly. Retirement Advantage is known for its innovation in both products and systems and requires someone with an equal mind-set to develop the finance function.

Key duties and responsibilities

Assist in the creation of monthly management accounts and monthly MI for management

Assist in the creation of the monthly finance risk report

Responsible for inputting daily accounting journals into the system

Manage cash flow between Retirement Advantage and third parties

Process invoices and bank journals and manage supplier cash books

Manage petty cash and process staff expenses

Assist in financial operations when necessary

Opportunity to complete ACCA qualification

Required skills

Minimum of 2.1 degree

Good attention to detail, forward thinking and adaptive to change

Good communicator, able to speak and write clearly using plain English.

A positive and friendly attitude, capable of working both alone and in small teams, and helping people with technical issues.

Able to deliver to deadlines

Desire to be an accountant