French Finance Analyst
French Finance Analyst - Brentford - Duration ASAP - till 20/12/18 Reputable Pharmaceutical Company £123 per day (Potential to go temp to perm £32,000 per year) Do you have fluency in French? Keen to work for a leading well known pharmaceutical organisation? Then we have an interesting opportunity for you. If you're passionate and ambitious, keen to learn new skills and want to work within a challenging environment then read on. Job Title Specialised Management Accounting Service Analyst Experience needed: Financial analysis Budgeting Variance analysis Management accounting and reporting Month end P&L Accruals Excel SAP Job Purpose Responsible for the delivery of the Annual Standard Setting exercise for GMS factories. Responsible for delivery of the end to end Management Accounting processes across the SMAS manufacturing Sites To build strong working relationships with customer groups and stakeholders and drive continuous process and service improvement Ensuring that process activities are carried out in a robust and efficient manner and delivered accurately to SMAS Customer groups to agreed time-lines Drive for excellence in SMAS processes and contributing widely to a high performance culture within the team. To support additional processes across the SMAS scope as required Key Responsibilities: Primarily responsible for the delivery of the annual standard setting exercise for a number of factories. To build strong working relationships with IPT, Trading partner and Sites in order to drive continuous process and service improvement. Responsible for the resolution of ad hoc standard setting queries on behalf of site Preparation and Submission of Annual Standard Dashboards. Support and delivery of additional management accounting processes assigned within SMAS as required. To operate according to agreed SMAS processes and in compliance with company policies and procedures. To manage own time appropriately to ensure assigned cluster processes are performed and deliver in line with agreed time-lines, and according to standard work approach To seek development and improvement, to deliver a level of expertise in assigned process to the benefit of SMAS group and site customers. To actively support the SMAS culture of continuous improvement within the cluster and across the SMAS, driving for standardisation and improved performance. Accountability: Accountable for output and performance of assigned processes within SMAS scope. Accountable to SMAS Team Lead, and actively contributing to cross SMAS activities as appropriate. Creation and delivery of personal objectives, in line with SMAS objectives, following GMS Finance cascade. Understand fully all processes assigned within the cluster and ensure that these processes operate appropriately with respect to internal controls, internal and external financial guidance and regulations Actively seek to understand and identify areas requiring process improvement through reference to internal and external parties, and work with OE input, and then drive through and deliver on continuous improvement in assigned processes. Embed Operational Excellence philosophy, tools and techniques as normal way of working in own area of responsibility Personal challenges: Balancing the needs of numerous customer groups and consistently delivering a high standard of service Managing peaks and troughs of workload, supporting other team members as appropriate, working under pressure, driving for improvement. Month end management account reporting experience, strong PC skills. Preferably SAP experience Basic Qualifications Fluency in French CIMA part qualified or ACCA finalist or CIMA/ACCA fully qualified. Knowledge of budgeting, management accounting and management reporting, preferably in a manufacturing environment. Able to effectively manage time against agreed deadlines for activities. Good communicator, confident in interacting with all levels of individuals across a variety of internal functions (finance and non-finance) and customer groups Flexibility and 'can do' attitude, drive to ensure that task is achieved Team working skills are paramount in enabling the jobholder to function effectively, to provide and receive support within small team of colleagues. This position represents a great chance to widen your skill set and progress your career in a successful business. If you are keen to apply, please send your CV immediately or get in touch for further information. Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.