Finance Analyst

Recruiter
PRGX UK Ltd
Location
Greater London
Salary
£22000 - £28000/annum + 10% bonus + Benefits
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Finance Analyst
Hours: Monday – Friday 35 hours per week
Location: London
Salary: £22 – 28K per annum + 10% bonus (based on performance) + benefits

Vacancy Overview

A Finance Analyst is required by PRGX UK, a market leading multinational audit & analytics firm. The successful candidate will have experience of working as a financial analyst and provide accurate data based information on the company’s profitability, solvency stability and liquidity. You will research and analyse financial information to help make well informed decisions, write reports and monitor financial movement.

This is a great opportunity to join a firm that prides itself on professional client service, career progression and staff satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

- Consolidate and analyse financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc.) taking into account company’s goals and financial standing.
- Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance.
- Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks
- Develop financial models, conduct benchmarking and process analysis.
- Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models.
- Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions to a senior financial analyst based on sound analysis.
- Track and determine financial status by analysing actual results in comparison with forecasts.
- Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data.
- Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about novelty in the field.
- Consult with management to guide and influence long term and strategic decision making within the broadest scope.
- Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function.

Key skills required:

- Experience of working within a finance or audit department
- Strong Numerical skills
- Financial analysis skill set
- Knowledge of audit recovery would be extremely beneficial for this role
- Proven working experience as a Finance Analyst
- Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
- Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
- Outstanding presentation, reporting and communication skills
- Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
- Well informed in current financial subjects, accounting, tax laws, money market and business environments
- BSC/BA/MA degree in Finance, Economics or related field

About PRGX Global, Inc.

PRGX is a global U.S based business, specialising in audit profit recovery. PRGX invented Recovery Audit in 1970. We continue to innovate in the source-to-settle arena and today are the preferred supplier analytics provider for many of the world’s leading brands, i.e. Tesco’s, Sainsbury’s and Costco’s. We excel in fast-paced, data intensive industries like retail where we partner with 75% of the top global retailers