Finance Analyst FP&A

City of London, London
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, an exciting and innovative technology start up, are looking to hire a Finance Analyst. The role is based in Central London and reports in to the Finance Director. The job has arisen due to my client's ambition and desire to become a major player in the technology industry. You should have 2-3 years' experience as a Finance Analyst (ideally within a fast paced environment)

Strong academic pedigree is highly desirable. Candidates should be pursuing their CIMA or ACCA qualification. Full study support will be provided.

The role's duties include reporting and analysing crucial deliverables (i.e. fee recognition, trends and sales revenue), monthly reporting of Business Unit results, compiling and taking charge of variance analysis, preparing forecasts and budgetary analysis for individual business units.

You should have 2-3 years' experience as a Finance Analyst (ideally within a fast paced environment).

You will be liaising with the FP&A Manager, Commercial Finance Manager and CFO with regards to the P&L and variance analysis. Successful applicants will also be liaising with external stakeholders.

There will be some KPI analysis and meeting with heads of departments to discuss why targets are being missed/achieved (i.e business partnering). Candidates need to be decisive enough to challenge senior members in the business and provide new ideas to increase efficiency.

You should have 2-3 years' experience as a finance analyst (ideally within a fast paced environment).

Excel forms a significant part of the role; candidates will need to be highly adept with building pivot tables, v-look ups and formulas. Experience with macros would be a bonus.
The role is an incredibly progressive position. Candidates have a real opportunity to become future leaders within a dynamic and exciting start up.