Financial Reporting Analyst

MRK Associates
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Reporting Analyst

Based in Luton, Bedfordshire, our client is a FTSE 100, blue-chip organisation who are expanding globally and are instantly recognised in the market. They are looking for a Financial Reporting Analyst to join the team on a permanent basis.

This job would suit a part qualified accountant or newly qualified accountant, with up to two years PQE (ACMA, ACCA, ACA). The job will involve developing effective, standardised and highly automated reporting to ensure teams have the information needed to manage their businesses. The Reporting Analyst will also be involved in delivering financial reporting with commentary that communicates the trends and challenges facing the business to drive performance forward. The job also includes development of sales, margin and labour analysis that explains the key levers of performance for the UK business.

This company is rapidly expanding around the world using different business models. With an unequalled staff development program and an internal progression process that ensures people continue to learn and move forward, there are plenty of potential opportunities in the future.

The successful individual will have great Excel and PowerPoint skills and be able to communicate ideas effectively. Experience of working in the finance team of a large company is essential.

Duties will include:

  • Own and develop regular performance reporting required to monitor the business. Ensure this reporting is delivered in a way that is timely, relevant and accurate, together with meaningful and actionable commentary
  • Develop and use standardised processes to analyse and explain performance
  • Actively benchmark to help develop a highly commercial support framework for challenging performance
  • Use of non-financial information and external benchmarks to assess current performance and project potential trends
  • Respond to requests for information from the teams, and provide ad hoc reporting and analysis to answer any questions they may have
  • Providing support to the divisional finance teams with forecasts, budgets and other analysis; this could involve pulling together information for new deals and contract resigns, providing information for and designing slides for budget and forecast decks, and providing analysis in Excel

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