Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Pertemps Managed Solutions
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£14 - £18 per hour
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
15 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a Finance Analyst to join our Cardiff based team for a 3 month contract to support the finance team at this busy time.

Under the direction of the Business Finance Manager, the Business Finance Analyst is a key member in the team responsible for providing exemplar financial management guidance and advice. The role is important in contributing to the efficiency and effectiveness of services and business processes undertaken by Finance Business Partners.

This role is important in providing financial management advice and guidance to Finance Business Partners and the directorate budget managers as necessary, guiding them through budget setting and monitoring and tackling difficult financial decisions, for current and future years.

Responsibilities;

- Deliver advice, guidance and financial information to assist budget managers as directed by the Management Reporting Accountant

- Assisting Management Reporting Accountant and Business Partners in delivering effective and efficient Finance advice and guidance to Directorates.

- Providing support to Management Reporting Accountant and Business Partners in reporting across Directorates and to NRW on financial performance and budget management.

- Assist Management Reporting Accountant and Business Partners in their role, by providing relevant information to help Directorates undertake their responsibilities to set and monitor their budgets.

- Attend as directed Management or Team meetings in the undertaking of their roles

- Provide assistance to Management Reporting Accountant and other Senior Business Finance staff in analysing and providing recommendations upon financial information.

- Ensure the control and accuracy of financial information held on systems and reported.

Skills and Experience;

1) Proven experience working within a finance environment

2) Very good level of educational qualifications (A Levels) is essential. Educated to a degree standard is desirable. Have Accounting Technician qualification and / or working towards a professional Accounting qualification is desirable.

3) Experience of providing management accounting based advice, incorporating the traditional elements of reporting, monitoring, advising and budget setting.

4) Very good numerical and analytical skills using a variety of software and applications.

5) Very good organisational, written and verbal skills and the ability to communicate confidently at all levels

6) Very good inter-personal skills with the ability to work under pressure using your own initiative in order to meet tight deadlines.

If this sounds like your next opportunity please contact Clare Choytooa at Pertemps Managed Solutions for further information or to apply.