Finance Analyst

Finance and Accounting
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half are working with a business based in Cheltenham to recruit for a finance Analyst. The role will support the Finance Manager and Finance Director as well as the wider Programme Team in the financial control, planning and analysis of a number of projects / programmes of different sizes. The role is a 9 month Fixed Term Contract with a view to go permanent.

  • Detailed transaction and recharge reviews / challenge
  • Analysis of project costs including timesheets, travel, expenses.
  • Preparation and maintenance of cost trackers
  • Attendance and contribution to cost tracker meetings
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations and backup for capital spend
  • Reconciliation of reporting and forecasting systems
  • Preparation and posting of journals, administration of purchase orders
  • Supporting the preparation of business cases, cost benefit analysis
  • Contribution to company reporting process and Programme Boards.
  • Ad hoc analysis and query resolution

Experience / Skills / Competencies / Attributes:

  • CIMA / ACCA Student Desirable
  • Graduate or AAT Qualified
  • Experience of using ERP / accounting packages / forecasting systems desirable
  • Strong Excel skills and good PowerPoint
  • Experience of working in a large complex organisation desirable
  • Strong attention to detail
  • An analytical and enquiring mind
  • Confident communicator with the ability to work with finance / non finance people at all levels
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple deadlines

The role is paying between £19,000 - £20,500 equivalent annual salary and is looking to start ASAP.

If you're interested please get in touch by asking for Laura Hearn on 01179935400

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