Finance Analyst - Educational Sector - £27,000 - £34,000 per annum - Hays Accountancy and Finance
Your new company
Hays Accountancy & Finance are proud to be representing one of the most prestigious clients in Cambridge who are looking for a Finance Analyst to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract. A varied and hands-on role reporting directly into the Operations Manager supporting the finance and operational function. A great opportunity for a dynamic finance professional seeking professional career development where you can gain exposure to a variety accounting processes, from management accounting to financial projects and business partnering.
Reporting directly into the Operations manager your key duties will include budget preparation, being responsible for the budget v forecast for 12 entities, responsible for the capital equipment expenditure process, analysis and reporting for non-financial teams and any ad hoc duties as requested. You will prepare budgets and forecasting with non-financial management, and various financial projects as and when required. Your new job as a Management accountant will support the Operations Manager in system/process implementation/improvements along with general accounting support for the finance team.
What you'll need to succeed
For this varied and hands-on Finance Analyst role you will need experience within a similar position and ideally part-qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA. It is essential you have strong communication skills to build internal/external relationships and have a driven working-approach being able to manage work-loads towards deadlines. You will need strong MS excel skills (pivots/lookups) and be extremely hands-on. It would be advantageous if you have worked within the education or public sector with the ability to adapt to new systems.
What you'll get in return
This is an exciting opportunity to join an organisation that is going through rapid growth as an Management Accountant, where you can really influence the business and develop further. Offering a salary of £27,000 - £34,000 per annum based in central Cambridge, reporting directly into the Operational Manager and supporting a busy finance function.
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