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!!