Finance Analyst

Caresoft Global Limited
£18 per hour Ltd Co.
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
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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    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.
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