Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Change
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£38,000 - £45,000
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Working for one of Edinburgh’s top Financial Services institutions, we are looking to speak to commercially minded accountants for a role which involves influencing cost management decisions through the provision of commercial and financial expertise. This is a high profile and challenging role supporting the Business Partners & the Business in the management of the functional cost base, undertaking supportive and structured analysis, and the provision of appropriate MI. Key responsibilities: · Identifying opportunities for cost efficiencies through the production and analysis of structured MI supporting activity that reviews the end to end profitability and value creation for the Bank · Providing robust analytical support and commercial insight to the business and develop financial models that deliver timely, robust, action-oriented outputs that can drive commercial discussions and decisions. · Working with senior stakeholders, you'll confidently input to and manage the end to end delivery of a range of structured initiatives and projects (such as strategy scenarios, budgets/forecasts, performance monitoring, investment appraisals and risk and opportunity analysis). We are looking for a qualified Accountant (CA, ACCA or CIMA) with strong communication skills and good grasp of the commercial aspects of accounting. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and driven accountant, looking to add real value!!