Financial Analyst

Chase and Holland Recruitment Ltd
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Chase and Holland are working exclusively with a well-established, billion turnover business who is actively seeking a Financial Analyst to join their team. In this newly created role, you’ll be responsible for monitoring and reporting on the financial performance of all business areas globally.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Preparing regular reports in support of the business
  • Identifying and reporting on key KPIs
  • Ensuring integrity of sales and profitability results
  • Confirming data is accurate, reliable and relevant

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Preparing monthly financial reports in support of the business
  • Identifying, investigating and reporting unusual variances
  • Working with key stakeholders to follow up on unusual or unfavourable trends
  • Controlling and assisting with various consolidations and presentations required for periodic business reviews, projections and budgets
  • Preparing global budgets and monitoring regional budget submissions
  • Working with stakeholders to track key projects and new product introductions

Requirements and Preferences:

This newly created position will be crucial to the business, as a result finding someone with the right background is key. The ideal candidate will have:

  • A university degree or equivalent, ideally in an accountancy related field
  • A relevant qualification, e.g. CIMA, CPA
  • A strong background working in management accounting, financial planning and/or analysis
  • Confidence liaising with key stakeholders across the business
  • The ability to build successful working relationships in order to promote change
  • A welcoming character and a team player mindset
  • The ability and necessary drive to work autonomously

This is a great opportunity to work for a global business which successfully maintains a friendly, local working environment. Through working closely with senior management, you will have the ability to make significant changes that can shape the company as it continues to grow.