Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Acro Aircraft Seating Limited
Location
West Sussex
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Analyst Acro Aircraft Seating has an exciting opportunity for a qualified, or part qualified Financial Analyst with previous experience in business partnering, to support the business in optimising project performance. Location: Crawley (RH11) Salary: Competitive EXCELLENT BENEFITS Free Parking Regular company events 25 days holiday + bank holidays Pension and healthcare schemes Retail discounts 1pm finish on a Friday! Reporting into the Financial Controller, as the Finance Analyst, you will support our Engineering, Design, Programmes and Operations departments via reporting, planning, project accounting and analysis in understanding and protecting their revenue and cost base. You will be a business partner to each department to optimise their levels of efficiency, and drive improvements. You will develop reporting structures and KPIs that are simple and accurate to highlight operational risks, commercial opportunities and aid Senior Management decision making. You will support Engineering and Procurement in the set up of commercially viable and technically feasible bill of material targets for products to best monitor the progress of cost down initiatives and achieving set targets in time for production launch. An essential part of the role is to support the annual and quarterly budgeting and re-forecasting process and liaise with the finance team to ensure the weekly and monthly cash flow forecast reflects the latest project expenditure forecast. You will also participate in the Month End and Year End processes, and liaise with Auditors during statutory audits. To be successful in this position you will have/be; At least part qualified accountant, preferably CIMA. Demonstrable experience with Project Costing and Project Accounting, ideally within a product design and engineering environment. Comfortable with using ERP systems. Advanced Excel Skills, including Financial Modelling. Positive can-do attitude, with strong inter-personal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. A forward thinker, with the ability to understand detail without losing view of the bigger picture. Diligent, with excellent planning and organisation skills. The ability to work under pressure, prioritise, and manage conflicting demands. Good personal time management and comfortable working to deadlines. Capable of adapting and decision making in a fast paced and pressured environment. Committed and flexible with the ability to multi task. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our innovative and award-winning business and contribute your financial analysis skills to support our continued and exciting growth. Apply now for your chance to be considered. Once you apply for this position your CV will then be held on our central database, if for any reason you do not wish for us to retain your details please contact us at careers@acro.aero. If your application is successful, you will be contacted direct in due course. Acro Aircraft Seating are an equal opportunities employer