Senior Finance Analyst

£30000.00 per annum
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Senior Finance Analyst / Accountant Job in Chesterfield - 3 month FTC to go Perm, paying £30,000

Your new company
You will join a small specialist team within a large national company you will have the opportunity to prove yourself with the role to be recruited on a permanent basis in 3 months' time. Your new company has an excellent reputation in its market and is continuously looking to improve their service to customers and internal processes.

Your new role
Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will join a small team in which you will work alongside three colleagues specialising on a particular area of the business. As reflected in the salary and responsibilities, you will be more experienced and be able to complete more advanced tasks as required. You will complete all Assistant Management Accountant duties as per monthly routine as well as the following more analytical responsibilities:

  • Income and Cost Analysis
  • Financial reporting both internally and externally
  • Support financial accounting functions with reports
  • Continuously improve business reporting and develop reporting models
  • Utilise Business Intelligence (BI) and report accordingly
  • Produce accurate, high quality management reports
  • Assess stock levels and stock valuations to produce high quality reports on fluctuations
  • Probity reports on general ledger
  • Respond in a timely manner to stock queries
  • Maintain and update the SQL database
  • Creating and developing BI reports for income and cost analysis
  • Journals, Accruals and Prepayments, along with month end processes.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in your application you should have substantial experience in an Assistant Accountant / Financial Analyst position and be readily available to start as soon as possible. This position is more senior, and as such you should be close to completion of CIMA or ACCA. Dependent on how you perform throughout the 3 month FTC there is a possibility you could be considered for the permanent role.

You should be commercially minded, driven to succeed, have thorough experience of SAP and Microsoft Excel, and ideally have experience with BI and LEAN processing. Furthermore you should also possess the skills to summarise data into usable information to make effective recommendations on through your analysis.

What you'll get in return
In return for a 37.5 hour working week you will receive a salary of around £30,000 per annum. This is pro-rata'd on a 3 month Fixed Term Contract basis. Dependent on capability, aptitude and success in this role during this time, there is the possibility the role may become permanent. If the role does become permanent there is study support available towards your chosen qualification. Furthermore the 37.5 hour working week is subject to flexi-time, meaning you can start your working day at any time between 7am and 10am to suit your work-life balance.

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