Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Cooper Lomaz Bury St Edmunds
Location
Cambridgeshire
Posted
15 May 2018
Closes
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Cooper Lomaz have a fantastic opportunity for a Financial Analyst to join a market leading and rapidly expanding Technology company based in Cambridge. This new role comes as a result of sustained year on year growth and will contribute towards future business planning and accurate insight into business performance. Reporting into the CFO, the successful candidate will take ownership for the production of key Management Information, maximising the use of data within Excel, to challenge key business decisions.

Key responsibilities of the role will include:
- Production of competitor analysis and customer profitability reports
- Support the CFO and COO with acquisition analysis and due diligence
- Identify key trends from Actual vs Budget analysis, using this information to influence business direction
- Cashflow forecasting
- Work with the Financial Controller & CFO to review current reporting processes and highlight opportunity for efficiencies

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a highly analytical and inquisitive mind, striving to understand the key drivers within a highly successful business. Advanced Excel skills are essential given the need to handle large volumes of data and extract key business insight. Excellent communication skills and your ability to build strong internal relationships will be key to succeeding in the role, combined with the ability to utilise financial insight to influence Management & Directors within the business. Prior experience with SAP is desirable but not essential. A CFA/ACCA/CIMA qualification is also advantageous and candidates currently studying for their accountancy qualification are encouraged to apply as study support will be considered for the right candidate

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