Finance Analyst, Marketing Services, Central London, £45,000

Recruiter
Trace Recruit Ltd
Location
London
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Finance Analyst, Marketing Services, Central London, £45,000


Our Client is a Marketing Services powerhouse who are looking for a Finance Manager to support the EMEA Regional Financial Controller and the EMEA Regional Management by providing timely and accurate financial and management information and insightful analysis

Responsibilities


• Ensure that the group finance reporting of the selected offices is done on time and in line with group reporting policy
• Liaise with Global HQ regarding the above
• Built in-depth knowledge of the markets including business issues and perform risk-based financial analysis
• Review the monthly actual and quarterly forecasting reporting of the selected markets. Flag issues, challenge assumptions and propose solutions
• Possess and develop knowledge of client finance. Help markets analyse and improve client profitability
• Systems & polices training for the selected markets
• Ad-hoc reporting / analysis for the FC/CFO
• Participation in preparation of the regional finance/management presentations
• Ownership of the Net Working Capital performance for the region

Skill set:

• Qualified ACA / CIMA / ACCA
• Strong experience management accounting and analytical review, system & processes review
• Experience at finance controller level in a marketing services company is advantage
• Previous experience in Group reporting, preferably covering different countries
• Advanced excel skills (ability to write macros will be strong advantage)
• Exposure to compliance auditing/SOX
• Proven ability to form strong relationships with colleagues
• Proven ability to learn quickly
• Other European languages will be an advantage

Personal Qualities:

• Energetic and practical approach, with good attention to detail
• Analytical, critical, organizational skills
• Good team player, confident, with a sense of humour
• Clear and effective communicator
• Hard worker & highly committed to the success of the team, region and company