Finance Analyst - PageGroup - FTSE 250 market leader

Michael Page Finance
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a Finance Analyst to join PageGroup, a market leading FTSE 250 recruitment firm based in Holborn, central London.

Client Details

Comprised of the combined operations of Michael Page, Page Personnel and Page Executive, PageGroup is a worldwide leader in specialist recruitment.

Finance Analyst - PageGroup - FTSE 250 market leader


Purpose Of Role:

This role will support the Group Services Financial Controller in providing high quality monthly reporting and analysis; cost accounting and control; budgeting and forecasting; and management insight and information for the Group Support Services functions, namely Business Technology, Marketing, HR, Finance and Property. The Financial Analyst will assist in helping the Group Services Directors and their teams in decision making, controlling spend, and ensuring the achievement of objectives in a cost effective manner. The role requires a person who will live by the PageGroup values: take pride, be passionate, never give up, work as a team, and make it fun.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, analyse and distribute monthly reporting on the financial performance of Group Services functions;
  • Support the review and follow-up of Budget and Forecast submissions;
  • Support the team to ensure capture of costs in line with the relevant accounting principles and finance policies;
  • Interact with other Group functions on all information requests;
  • Prepare and consolidate periodic performance reports and analysis;
  • Business partner with BusTech to support the preparation of project budgets and understand monthly variances;
  • Support the implementation and follow-up of new or amended finance guidelines and compliance measures;
  • Support any internal or external audit activity as required;
  • Other ad-hoc activities in response to requirements from Group Support Services, including Group Finance.

Finance Analyst - PageGroup - FTSE 250 market leader



ACA or CIMA Qualified with some experience of working with a large, complex, multinational organisation.


  • Experience of accounting in an international business
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP at all levels
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Highly organised and efficient
  • Ability to spot trends
  • Analyses and presents data to select audiences
  • Acts with the highest levels of integrity and treats others with respect
  • Can work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Articulate, both verbally and in writing
  • Able to communicate effectively with different countries, cultures and organisational level
  • Flexible to internal customer needs

Finance Analyst - PageGroup - FTSE 250 market leader

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Job Offer

On offer is a competitive basic salary of between £50,000 to £55,000 + benefits. Further details available on request.

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