Reed Finance have partnered with a highly reputable organisation located in Kelso to recruit for a talented financial analyst to join their business on a permanent basis. As a financial analyst you will be responsible for driving improvement of financial performance. In order to do this the ideal candidate will handle a range of financial duties such as mitigation of risk, pricing and costings and balance sheet analysis. As well as the above key duties will include: * Performing analysis of monthly results * Performing analysis of sales & margins * Responsible for various reporting to senior management * Maintaining P&L integrity * Identifying improvement areas The client is looking for a candidate who is either ACCA/CIMA/ICAS qualified or part qualified with a high attention to detail, a hands on approach and the ability to communicate numerical data to non-finance personnel. Other desirable criteria include: * Experience of working in a similar role ( over 1 year) * Ability to identify areas of opportunity & financial gain * Aligning the financial projections and budgets with financial performance This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your career by joining an international organisation offering a number of development & progression opportunities. If you meet the criteria above, please submit your CV. If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding this role, please call Lewis Crainie on 0131 226 3686.