Finance Analyst

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£30,000 per annum
15 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Gleeson Recruitment Group is currently working alongside an industry leading business based in Birmingham to appoint a Finance Analyst on a permanent basis.

This is a permanent opportunity paying up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience and current exam status. Added benefits include; annual bonus, 25 days annual leave, pension, option to buy shares, a generous in-store discount and more.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing team in a leading retail business with excellent promotion and development prospects. The role will hold responsibility for high-quality management accounting output and business partnering as well as long term budgeting, forecasting and planning.

Principle Accountabilities are as follows:

  • Business Partnering and support to the Finance Manager.
  • Providing monthly management accounts information including budgets and forecasts.
  • Produce monthly business reports and analytics including evaluating new proposals.
  • Attending regular business partner meetings.
  • Producing of monthly management accounts.
  • Weekly and monthly financial reporting.

Skills and Experience

  • CIMA/ACCA part-qualified.
  • Strong awareness of the fundamentals of accounting procedures
  • Commercially astute.
  • Complete knowledge of sales, pricing and margin as well as complex balance sheets.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills, with an ability to engage a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent time management skills, with an ability to work in a fast-paced environment to tight deadlines
  • Excellent IT skills including Excel (must be able to use V Lookups and Pivot Tables).
  • Committed team player with a genuine 'can do' attitude

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a great business offering a genuinely "fast-tracked" career path.