Finance Analyst

Robert Walters
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A opportunity has arisen for an experienced Finance Analyst to join a Global Telecommunications business based in Central London. This is a fantastic opportunity to work closely with the Finance Manager on an exciting new business unit.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Finance Manager to ensure that the actual financial and operational results are provided to the management team on an accurate and timely basis together with a concise, action orientated, business focused commentary
  • Support the Finance Manager to ensure that the projects have in place an up to date, high quality full year forecast
  • Support the Finance Manager to proactively and re-actively provide ad hoc financial and operational analysis
  • Support the Finance Manager to proactively provide constructive, high quality commercially focused financial advice to Senior Management on goals and performance
  • Support the Finance Manager by providing data analysis on core Business products to understand trends
  • Support the team with preparation of business cases for new and ongoing products

Essential Knowledge and Skills:

  • Graduate with professional accounting qualification or equivalent
  • Three years' of progressive experience in accounting, financial modelling and analysis within quality companies. At least half of the time should have been spent in commercial finance roles
  • Superior analytical skills coupled with good strategic business understanding leading to key business insight.
  • Creative problem solver and decision maker
  • Ability to draw high quality analysis out of the results
  • Strong people skills, confident and comfortable at engaging collaboratively in an intellectual and multinational environment at all levels. Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • A commercially astute Financial Analyst, the candidate must be technically strong, and influential with the ability to operate at both strategic and operational levels
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment with passion for excellence and innovation
  • Proactive individual with the ability to effectively manage various projects while adhering to deadlines
  • Have a good appreciation of core best practice financial accounting standards, policies, processes and systems
  • Ability to travel and work across cultures and time zones

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for Global Telecommunications business with a positive culture.

If you are interested in the role please click on the link below to apply or email