Senior Financial Analyst

Senior Financial Analyst

  • Location

    Middlesex, England

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance, Senior Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sonia Gill

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Senior Financial Analyst - 12 month FTC - £50,000pa - £55,000pa - West London

Our client is a well-established and highly recognisable multinational brand. Currently they are seeking to add a Finance Analyst to its large finance function based in West London. Reporting to the Finance Manager for European Finance, the Finance Analyst will be responsible for the annual budget and monthly forecast along with analysing financial performance in order to make effective strategic recommendations.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for headcount information and ensuring any recruitment is in line with budgeted headcount.

  • Preparation and submission of monthly forecasts along with monthly accruals and bonus calculations.

  • Review actuals and investigate any issues.

  • Approve purchase requisitions and invoices.

  • Manage spend to ensure it remains in line with budget and follow up any potential issues with relevant manager.

  • Analysing variances against budget and highlighting areas of improvement.

  • Backup for some of the routine tasks performed by the Senior Finance Analyst.

  • Responsible for the SOX testing in the team.

  • Other ad hoc tasks as supplied by Finance Manager - European Finance.

In order to be successful in this role:

  • You will be a graduate from a Finance or Accounting degree.

  • You will be studying for an accountancy qualification and have a minimum of two years' experience working in a Finance Analyst or Management Accountant role.

  • You will also be comfortable working to tight deadlines and have a confident nature and excellent communication skills in order to liaise effectively across departments.

Senior Financial Analyst - 12 month FTC - £50,000pa - £55,000pa - West London

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.