Finance Analyst

Michael Page Finance
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client can offer the successful Finance Analyst a fast paced working environment with the opportunity for promotion and progression.

Working as part of a growing team, this role entails analysing business performance, and helping to improve current processes.

As the business has expanded so quickly, there is a huge opportunity for a Finance Analyst to make a real impact and be involved in business critical projects.

Client Details

Our North Manchester based client is:

  • Acquisitive and fast growth
  • A specialist within their field
  • A partner to some of the world's largest corporate brands from the FMCG and Pharmaceuticals sectors
  • Looking qualified accountants who are analytical and commercial with advanced excel skills


The main remit of this Finance Analyst role in North Manchester is to work closely with the Financial Controller to support the commercial analysis function of the business.

There will also be a considerable amount of work relating to systems upgrades and integration, that have come to light as a result of recent acquisitive activity.

As well as working on systems, analysis and integration work, this position will also look over board reporting and helping to pull together the month end management accounts pack. Although this is a small part of the role, this analyst will be an all rounder who is able to use some core finance skills too.


The ideal candidate for this North Manchester based Finance Analyst role will be a qualified accountant with excellent excel skills.

You will be able to build models, work with high volumes of data, and interpret the meaning behind the numbers. You will then be eloquent and confident to liaise with senior stakeholders, communicating your findings.

The perfect fit will be a qualified accountant who has worked in a large business, working on analysis of large volumes of data and integrating systems.

Alternatively, you could be a first time mover from a top practice, who is a strong excel user, looking for a first move into industry in a commercial and analytical role.

Job Offer

Our North Manchester based client can offer a salary of £40,000 - £45,000 + benefits for this Finance Analyst position.