Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


A leading City of London based FTSE 250 financial services firm are looking to hire a Finance Analyst. The job has arisen due to a recent promotion within the team, illustrating the excellent progression on offer. Candidates must be pursuing an accountancy qualification, i.e. ACCA or CIMA.


You will need to have strong academic pedigree for this position. Candidates should ideally have up to 3 years relevant finance experience within financial/professional services.


The role will be reporting in to the Finance Business Partner and the duties include P&L and balance sheet reporting, variance analysis and analysing the firm's various revenue streams. You should also have excellent core accounting experience, i.e. accruals and prepayments and journal preparation.


It's a very dynamic working environment and candidates must demonstrate previous experience of scrutinising and reviewing processes. Candidates need to be strong enough to challenge senior managers and stakeholders.


There is a significant amount of Excel use in the role, so candidates should be confident building pivot tables and v-look ups from scratch. Exposure to macros would be an excellent bonus. Relevant financial control experience within financial/professional services firm is highly desirable.


You will need to have strong academic pedigree for this position. Candidates should ideally have up to 3 years relevant finance experience within financial/professional services.


This role is incredibly progressive and will suit candidates who are ambitious, proactive and thrive on responsibility. My client is looking for someone who can be a future leader in the business.