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Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst

  • Location

    Bracknell

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum + Study Support

  • Contact:

    Martin Lawrence

  • Contact email:

    martin.lawrence@wademacdonald.com

  • Job ref:

    ML7237_1634137736

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-12

  • Consultant:

    Martin Lawrence

Finance Analyst - £35,000 - £45,000 and study support - Bracknell, Hybrid Working

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting a Financial Analyst for a successful, growing business based in Bracknell. This brand new position within the business will be suited to a part-qualified / newly qualified Finance Analyst seeking a role that will give them exposure to all areas of commercial finance and offer great development opportunities.

They will be involved in the reporting of the overall divisional results, including Forecasting and Budgeting across the division.

Responsibilities of Finance Analyst:

  • Variance Analysis - Proactively analyses P&L variances and present results concisely and assist in preparation of Divisional Monthly Trading report
  • Budgeting and Forecasting - Provide support to Divisional Finance Team in the preparation and delivery of Annual Budgets and monthly forecasts.
  • Analytical skills - Analyses financial data and create financial models for ad hoc requests.
  • Process improvements - identify and recommend process improvements including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and Excel dashboards
  • Financial ad hoc requirements - Ad hoc requirements to work on a number of business activities as requested.


Qualities needed for culture fit -

  • Experience of business finance or other relevant experience
  • Technology: expert user of reporting systems and analysis tools to deliver timely and accurate reporting to support business decisions
  • High performance: able to contribute to the success of a high performing team, communicating effectively with others and influencing in a matrix without direct authority
  • Financial Modelling: High proficiency in financial modelling techniques
  • Excel Skills: Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Self-Starter: Excellent interpersonal skills and experience of problem solving Skills required
  • Part Qualified (ACA / ACCA / CIMA)
  • Strong Excel skills and experience in financial modelling
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills


What can the role offer you?

Not only does this role offer a very competitive salary, but also the opportunity to work for a growing business that are going from strength the strength. With lots of development opportunities available for the right candidate, this would suit a part-qualified / newly qualified finance analyst looking for progression.

Finance Analyst - £35,000 - £45,000 and study support - Bracknell, Hybrid Working

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.