Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Talentedge
Location
London
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
11 Feb 2017
Closes
11 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A really exciting opportunity has arisen to join the finance team within a leading, global marketing agency!

You would be joining a vibrant, social finance function with a very strong team culture. The role offers excellent progression throughout the agency. The role will report to a supportive manager who is committed to providing on-going career opportunities and a positive working environment.

Typical duties will include:
• Ensure that the group finance reporting of the selected offices is done on time, accurately and in line WPP's reporting policy
• Liaise with NY HQ in resolving reporting issues for the selected markets
• Monthly actual financial review of the selected markets. Analysis of P&L and Balance Sheet, review of the commentaries. Flag to regional FC/FD any significant issues (i.e. market missing the budget/reforecast or any other risk (legal, tax, compliance etc.)
• Quarterly Detailed review of the budgets/reforecasts of the selected markets. Flag issues to regional FC/FD, challenge the markets if necessary and participate in the review meetings/calls.
• Systems & polices training for the selected markets.
• Ad-hoc reporting / analysis for senior management

The ideal candidate will be ACCA/ACA/CIMA finalist or only have a few papers remaining, you must be proficient with your use of excel with experience in Macors or VBA and have strong communication skills.

Exposure to SOX will be beneificial but not essential.

It is a great opportunity not to be missed!