financial analyst in harlow

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 38,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
harlow, essex
job category
accountancy & finance
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 38,000 per year
experience
pq
reference number
MJ59512
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job description

My client, a global leader in its sector, is seeking to add a part qualified /newly qualified Finance Analyst to its expanding and dynamic finance function.

Reporting to the Senior Finance Analyst the main focus of the role will be providing robust and accurate financial insight including; analyse of performance and cost data and support new business opportunities

The ideal candidate will either be part way through their professional qualification, a finalist or newly qualified accountant. In return you will have the opportunity to work in a global organisation who offer a clear and progressive career path.

Responsibilities:
-Support monthly forecasting process and Quarterly Estimate at Completion (EAC) process
-Support Quarterly Estimate at Completion development with analysis and recommendations based on recent performance
-Provide day-to-day financial support to the programme team
-Understand and communicate the link between programme and financial performance across the business
-Understand the different revenue recognition methods applied to service and product based programs, working with financial accounting to ensure programs are set up correctly and executed
-Liaise with other personnel within Finance and other functions in order to exchange our specialist support / knowledge
-Champion best practice and look to improve systems and processes
-Other ad-hoc analysis as required by the business and wider Finance teams

Skills & Attributes:
-Part-Qualified/Newly-Qualified accountant with proven relevant commercial experience
-Resilience to work in a fast-paced, changing organisation;
-Attention to detail;
-Excellent analytical skills;
-Strong communication skills - confidence and presence to interact with, and occasionally present to, senior leadership;
-Team player who influences and collaborates across multiple functions in a matrixed environment to achieve goals;

Salary & Benefits
My client is offering a salary of £35,000 - £48,000 dependent on experience and qualification status, as well an excellent pension and company benefits package.

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003

skills

budgeting,business analysis,excel,finance project management,financial analysis,pricing analyst,project finance,variance analysis

qualification

acca,cima,icaew - aca

responsibilities

Responsibilities: -Support monthly forecasting process and Quarterly Estimate at Completion (EAC) process -Support Quarterly Estimate at Completion development with analysis and recommendations based on recent performance -Provide day-to-day financial support to the programme team -Understand and communicate the link between programme and financial performance across the business -Understand the different revenue recognition methods applied to service and product based programs.