Financial Analyst

25000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP35000/annum
28 Sep 2017
26 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cooper Lomaz have a fantastic role for a driven and ambitious Financial Analyst to join or Global FMCG business based in Peterborough. The organisation is known for its expertise in their chosen field and hold a fantastic reputation on the international stage, so the successful candidate will be joining a market leading employer. As Financial Analyst, you will work in a stand alone capacity supporting all financial reporting and analysis for the HR business unit, whilst also feeding data back to the Group Finance team for reporting purposes. This key role will ensure that the Global HR function has all of the business and financial insight needed to ensure the correct strategy decisions are made combined with a greater understanding of employment costs.

Key responsibilities of the role will include:
- Preparation of monthly Management Information reports including accompanying commentary and analysis
- Production of all forecasts and annual budgets alongside rolling 5 year plans
- Review of business employment costs, partnering with global heads to give greater financial insight
- Business partner with Finance to HR making recommendations/influencing key business decisions on employment costs
- Support Ad hoc project work

The successful candidate will ideally be studying towards a recognised accountancy qualification or will be a recently qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA or equivalent). Candidates will be willing to work in more of a stand alone role separated away from the core finance team and will have the ability to work with minimal supervision. Strong communication and Excel skills will be key given the need to analyse figures and communicate these to non finance colleagues, whilst also making business recommendations. Prior experience working within an international organisation would be highly advantageous combined with the experience of business partnering with senior management.

For the successful candidate this role offers excellent career development prospects and great exposure to a number of key stakeholders.