Junior Finance Analyst

Robert Walters
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cracking role for a progressive accounting studier with a reputable media brand in London. The Junior Finance Analyst will have a split between management accounting (50%) and FP&A (50%). A study supported role, the candidate can expect to develop their experience in a varied, dynamic and exciting environment.

This role of a Junior Finance Analyst will undertake a variety of tasks and processes which contribute to the production of Management Accounts, Budgets and forecasts and all other associated deliverables to the UK management team and Group Finance Function. In addition regular analysis will be prepared in close conjunction with the Senior Finance Analyst to support and develop the commercial function of the business.

Key Duties:


  • Responsible for month end journal preparation and postings for key areas of the P&L and balance sheet
  • Analysis of monthly revenue and variances to latest forecast
  • Production of balance sheet reconciliations and analysis of marketing spend
  • Preparation of month end marketing and technical accruals and prepayments journals
  • Stock reconciliation and analysis
  • Assist with the building of month end reporting packs
  • Provide support with additional analysis, including audit preparation and half year / full year reporting

Planning & Analysis

  • With the Senior Finance Analyst prepare monthly commercial reporting packs to be reviewed by relevant heads of department and MD/FD
  • Collate and reconcile sales data from third parties
  • Assist in preparation of Budgets and official Forecasts
  • Engage with process and system review and development
  • Prepare regular analysis of internal and external information to present to commercial teams to aid decision making in areas such as industry trends and sales profiles

The successful candidate will have ideally used either SAP or Navision, but also be bright!

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