Finance Analyst

Swift Placements
Slough, UK
20 May 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Analyst

We are recruiting for Finance Analyst in the Slough. My client is a global leader

As a Finance Analyst you will need to have:
  • High calibre part-qualified CIMA/ACCA with industry experience
  • Knowledge of Oracle would be a distinct advantage
  • Advanced Excel skills are essential (vlookups, pivot tables and various add-ins)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work under pressure
  • Strong analytical skills, with attention to detail
  • Eager to work in a dynamic and complex organization characterized by matrix relations
  • Advanced analytical and Customer focus skills

  • Salary:£35 DOE
  • Working Hours: Monday to Friday
  • Location: Slough
  • Duration:Permanent

Role of a Finance Analyst:
  • Responsible for the co-ordination of business unit financial and performance reporting, ensuring that financial records are accurately maintained
  • Utilise accounting information to support the Management team to establish and execute business improvement opportunities / cost efficiencies
  • Responsibility for the preparation of financial and performance reporting including detailed analysis of revenue and costs, KPIs and supplementary data, ensuring requirements are delivered on-time and right first time.
  • Takes full responsibility for the assigned month end close processes; working in collaboration with business partners and in line with divisional reporting timetables to populate management reporting systems during the appropriate reporting windows.
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis for the assigned business unit(s) and account codes, including full analysis and supporting documentation for all balances
  • Assist in the development of improved systems and processes and specifically lead the enhancement of assigned business unit(s) P&L, balance sheet and performance reporting to provide a more accurate and in-depth view of results, forecasts and key drivers
  • Ensure adequacy of all internal controls through SOX Compliance and risk management
  • Proactively build strong relationships with all members of the finance team to allow flexibility, cover and knowledge enhancement

Benefits of working with us as a Finance Analyst:
  • 25 days annual leave plus the bank holidays
  • Pension which is 3% employee and 6% from Client
  • Flexible Benefits package, where employees choose themselves which benefits they would prefer i.e. private medical insurance, dental cover, sell/buy 5 additional days, etc.
  • Parking is free around 5 minutes' walk to our Slough office

If you are interested in the above role, please click apply

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