Group Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
Staines-upon-Thames
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Investigo are currently in partnership with an international market leading FMCG company who are looking to recruit a Group Finance Analyst.

The purpose of the role will be to take ownership of the reporting and planning process for the Group Head Office overhead budgets whilst acting as a key business partner to various senior stakeholders.

If you're analytically minded and a newly qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA) with good business partnering skills, we'd love to hear from you!

Responsibilities include -

  • Budgeting, forecasting and month end reporting to all key stakeholders
  • Reporting to senior managers and cost centre owners on the overall variances to budget/forecast
  • Monitoring costs incurred and cross-charged from around the Group
  • Provide support for ad-hoc projects and activities including cost-reduction initiatives, integration of budgets and any acquisitions
  • Business Partner with Senior Mangers across the whole business
  • Providing information, insight and challenge to cost centre owners to assist them to manage their costs vs targets.
  • Make improvements to enhance efficiency and effectiveness of processes.

Candidate profile -

  • Newly qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA)
  • Process driven, with excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to understand processes and systems used, and demonstrate initiative to solve any problems arising
  • Motivated self-starter, keen to be fully accountable for their areas of responsibility
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, and with the rest of the Group Finance team, in a consistently calm, open and collaborative fashion
  • Candidates coming from a similar FMCG background would be ideal but not essential