Graduate Finance Analyst FTSE listed

Vitae Financial Recruitment Limited
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Finance Analyst (FTSE 100)
c£25k + Study Support + Excellent Benefits
Central London

Our Client, a market leading FTSE listed company, known for their exceptional graduate finance progression pathway are looking for bright, highly ambitious and determined Graduate Finance Analyst to join their Finance team. This client offers a fast-paced yet supportive setting which can provide opportunity to complete ACCA/CIMA studies whilst also working in a challenging and dynamic environment

The ideal candidate will have a 2:1 Finance based degree or higher from a reputable university with strong academics. The individual must have had either a placement year within commercial finance or at least 12 months experience post-graduation. Actively studying ACCA/CIMA with the expectation of qualifying within the next 2 years will be essential along with having strong excel skills and an analytical mind-set with a strong commercial awareness.

Key Responsibilities of the role:
-Assisting in the preparation and completion of the period end accounts
-Balance Sheet reconciliations
-Assisting with the production of budgets and forecasts for commercial units of the company
-Support the production of the monthly operational KPIs for main board and retail packs
-Support commercial functions and providing the financial analysis and insight required to aid key business decisions
-Responsible for tracking and reporting on actual spend patterns versus budget/forecast
-Produce monthly revenue forecasts for cashflow reporting understanding the key drivers of movements
-Provide monthly management reporting and P&L forecasting for the commercial business
-Involve in any ad hoc projects as required

What we are looking for:
-Strong academics with a 2:1 or above from a finance related degree
-ACCA/CIMA studier looking to qualify within 2 years
-Placement year in industry OR 12 months commercial finance experience
-Strong excel/modelling skills with analytical mind-set
-Ability to communicate with non-finance colleagues

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