Business Analyst

2 days left

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Basildon
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BUSINESS ANALYST - PERMANENT - BASILDON AREA - Up to £24,000 PER ANNUM + study support

Our client based within the manufacturing sector who have an enviable International client base are seeking to expand their UK team and are in search of a Business Analyst. You will take responsibility for the collection, analysis and reporting of sales data for the EMEA division of our multi-national client. With more than €300m of turnover, they require a talented individual to come on board and develop and maintain key reports, improve business processes and support internal customers. For the right candidate this role will offer a valid opportunity for growth and progression and further your skills and experience within finance and offer you the opportunity to work with two strong leaders!

Duties:
On a daily/weekly basis; co-ordinate the sales/order information flows of each sales region and product line to consolidate the required data into a manageable format for loading into the Intuitive Database
Produce the required management reports to support weekly / monthly meetings
Provision and reporting of relevant and accurate KPIs
Liaison with other departments to ensure the data used is delivered promptly and in time for the Daily/weekly reporting and analysis
Ensure the control procedures for the delivery of Management Information are adhered to and take corrective action where necessary
Quality check data for consistency and robustness and regular reconciliation of Intuitive to key financial systems
Provision of data to support the analysis of regional order/sales intake to gain an understanding of current and short term performance against Financial Forecasts and make conclusions from the data for decision making purposes
Develop and improve delivery of Management Information and identify gaps in Management Information and determine what is required to close them
Work with the management team to improve the full year sales forecast process

The person:
Strong academics (high graded A-levels or equivalent) preferably including Finance/Business Studies and/or mathematics and/or History
Advanced Excel Skills - including pivot tables, V look ups and macros
Good analytical and organisational skills
Experience of Salesforce or a similar CRM would be an advantage but not essential
You will be able to manipulate and process large sets of data, using MS office applications

Benefits:
C £24,000 per annum + study support (ACCA/CIMA)
Permanent position
Joining a multi-national, forward thinking organisation on a permanent basis
Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week
25 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
4 x salary DIS
3%/6% pension contribution
Access to discount scheme plus other flexible benefits (child care vouchers, medicash, Denplan, cycle to work scheme)

KEYWORDS: Graduate, Business Analyst, Excel, Data

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.