senior finance analyst in port talbot

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£ 35,000 per year
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port talbot, neath port talbot
job category
accountancy & finance
job type
£ 35,000 per year
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job description

Are you a fully qualified, proactive and dynamic Finance Professional looking for a new challenge? Are you looking for a new role in South Wales? This is the job for you!

A vacancy has arisen for a Senior Finance Analyst in the Finance Business Partnering team at our Port Talbot site, South Wales. This is an exciting time to join an area of the business going through a significant transformation and investment programme.

The role

The main purpose of the role is to work with key business areas, supporting and advising tactical and operational decision making through insights that drive better business performance. The Senior Finance Analyst will be responsible for a small team delivering a value added service to the management team of Strip UK. This will include:

* Providing proactive, expert financial direction and decision making advice, supporting or challenging with alternatives as appropriate.
* Identifying and implementing opportunities to improve the performance of the business.
* Participate in the evaluation and implementation of investment strategies to achieve optimisation of the financial return and risk profile.
* Development of detailed financial plans and forecasts.
* Routine management of the production of monthly operational reports and commentary, including variance analysis, expenditure monitoring, materials analysis and CAPEX.
* Monitoring adherence to internal controls and policies.
* Leading the development of financial processes and reports, with a continual focus on improvement.
* Responsibility for the continuing professional development of the team.

The ideal candidate

* Educated to degree level (or equivalent)
* Qualified with a recognised accounting professional body (ACCA, CIMA, ACA)
* Possess previous relevant accounting experience and be knowledgeable of financial processes, concepts and principles in a manufacturing or engineering environment
* Be IT literate; have strong Microsoft Office skills, in particular Excel and demonstrate experience with SAP
* Be a good communicator, able to work off own initiative to achieve set objectives and continuous improvements and have strong interpersonal skills to manage ones time appropriately with a ranging customer base
* Be able to demonstrate the interpersonal and management skills in order to lead a team of professionals in delivering an excellent service to your customers

If you would like to apply to this position you can either respond to this advert with your CV or give me a call on 01489 560123

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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