Finance Business Analyst

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    Qualified Finance, Accounting and Finance

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    £40000 - £45000 per annum

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    Tom Ryan

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    0115 9222240

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Tom Ryan

Finance Analyst | South Derbyshire | £40,000 - £45,000 DOE | Bonus and Benefits

As Finance Analyst to operations you will be responsible for creating new processes to improve reporting and analysis to support business performance and growth. You will work closely with a Management Accountant, who will report directly to yourself, to provide monthly reporting packs to the Operations Managers and the Executive team. You will become a key player in supporting growth plans for this specific part of the business. You will also exposure to some Business Partnering which will provide excellent exposure to senior stakeholders across the business.

Are you a Finance Analyst who is comfortable and capable with dealing with larger data sets? Are you detail orientated and someone who thrives off telling a story through the numbers? If so, then this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

You can expect full autonomy to experiment with your ideas and will be recognised for your efforts. The Finance Analyst will report directly to the FP&A Manager and will be responsible for 1 Management Accountant.

This is a unique and challenging opportunity, progression and responsibility will not be limited.

The Opportunity…
- Increase reporting efficiencies and deliver improvements to MI and performance tracking that can be rolled out across the business.
- Design and deliver new business performance tracking and support integration into the business.
- Manage financial models for periodic P&L reporting
- Work with the Management Accountant to produce P&Ls to the highest quality through booking journals and reviewing processes.
- Liaise with Operations Managers and Directors to support them on budgeting and reforecasting as required
- Lead continuous improvements in financial process and controls across the Finance function. Perform mini audits to ensure we have the most optimal processes and all data is accurate.
- Develop a performance scorecard to monitor business performance and help support the Operation Managers to drive performance.

Who they are looking for…
- A Qualified Accountant (ACCA/ACA/CIMA)
- Advanced knowledge of excel is a must - experience working with large data sets
- A keen eye for detail and someone who can spot errors
- Able to influence without being overbearing
- Patient with colleagues when dealing with complex financial data
- Be naturally analytical and inquisitive

This is an outstanding opportunity for any Qualified Accountants who have aspirations to progress within one company and learn from a successful team who have proven their market value within finance.

Jobs you may have applied for may include Management Accountant, Commercial Accountant, Finance Business Partner, FP&A Accountant, M&A Accountant, Corporate Finance Executive.

This role is commutable from: Derby, Nottingham, Coalville, Loughborough and Uttoxeter.

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