Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Caresoft Global Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£18 per hour Ltd Co.
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Our prestigious Automotive client based in Castle Bromwich, Birmingham is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Finance Analyst to work within our Clients ever expanding Finance department on a full time basis.
This is a brilliant opportunity for the chosen candidate to work in a very modern and luxurious working environment. The successful Finance Analyst will be working a 40 hour week with access to onsite parking.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Support Manufacturing management in the control, analysis and reporting of labour and overheads
  • You'll work closely with the Manufacturing Finance teams, other Finance functions and operations
  • Provision of weekly and monthly key management information, both physical and financial data
  • Month end accounting including journal preparation, variance analysis and explanation
  • Support Monthly Manufacturing reporting (monthly performance, KPI's, overtime and other labour and overheads
  • Support cross plant process improvement and alignment activities
  • Prepare and park month end journals for all aspects of labour and overheads for approval by Finance Manager.
  • Update Desk Top Procedures annually to reflect any changes in work practices
  • Support other SSC finance responsibilities as may be required by management
  • Liaise with all other areas of Finance in Manufacturing and beyond to execute the responsibilities of the role
  • Continue to develop reporting and work with Transformation teams to develop harmonized processes
  • Key Skills Required for Submission:
  • SAP experience, will ensure effective month end accounting and reporting of actual costs
  • Advanced Excel capability, ensuring knowledge and use of Pivot tables, graphs, PowerPoint and advance formulae
  • Financial accounting experience and understanding of accruals and pre-payments
  • Skills Required:

  • Working knowledge of SAP accounting and reporting
  • Strong Excel skills, with exposure to other tools such as BI (BO)
  • Ability to work swiftly with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Continuous improvement mind-set with ability to pro-actively identify and implement process improvement opportunities
  • Ability to work to a high level of accuracy
  • Able to manage their own time effectively
  • Detail orientated but able to communicate clearly to management in a concise manner
  • Able to use their own initiative and escalate issues appropriately
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively interpret and communicate financial data to a non-financial customer base
  • Experience Required:
  • Strong analytical background, including previous accounting and reporting experience
  • Experience Preferred:
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing environment would be desirable
  • Education Required:Recognised professional qualification Graduate Additional Information:
  • Must be willing to work to complete tasks at peak times such as month end and reporting timetable
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    Our Clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 General Visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!
    Caresoft Global Limited operates as an Employment Business and Employment Agency.
    We are an independent highly-experienced recruitment consultancy dedicated to specialist markets within the Automotive, Aerospace, Agricultural & Construction Industries.
    No terminology within this advert is intended to unlawfully discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, race or disability and we welcome all applications.
    This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/77500163