Senior Finance Analyst CGA103653
Job Industry: Temporary / Interim
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Job Type: Contract
Reference Number: CGA103653
- *If you have an analytical mindset and excellent attention to detail, this is a great opportunity to join our client within their Finance team
*You'll be accountable for the provision of information to support and challenge the business, ensuring that value is generated
*This role offers the opportunity for you to apply your business knowledge and expertise, getting a great opportunity to see, understand and influence the delivery of our client's investment portfolio to meet its delivery requirements
*This role is offered for a period of 6-12 months
What you'll do:
Working closely with your finance colleagues and a variety of senior stakeholders, you'll provide innovative analytical support and commercial insight in order to manage the end-to-end delivery of a range of structured initiatives and projects.
You'll apply your financial knowledge and expertise to challenge and influence decision making throughout the entirety of the process, and adopt an innovative and introspective approach when analysing processes and identifying key areas for development.
Contributing significantly to the management of financial performance, you'll hold monthly reviews to work with the business to identify opportunities and risks to forecast and budget to enable the business to meet financial targets within budget to support delivery of their business strategy. As well as this, you'll develop financial solutions that deliver timely and action-oriented outputs that can drive commercial discussions and decisions, identifying the best possible outcome for our customers, and continually driving improvement.
You'll also be:
*Managing the relationship with finance and business stakeholders to support project and initiative reporting requirements
*Working with finance and business stakeholders to define and develop business cases for presentation to senior and executive business leaders
*Supporting operating model changes to ensure cost management remains current and fit for purpose
*Utilising a range of internal and external MI to assess business performance and effectiveness
The skills you'll need:
Our client will be looking for candidates from a finance or similar background, with relevant cost management experience. You'll have some previous experience in a business analytical environment, with an appetite for data management and delivery orientation and an analytical and enquiring nature and skillset.
You'll also need:
*Commercial awareness and an ability to communicate financial information in a concise, non-technical manner
*The ability to work in a flexible environment, with planning and organisation capabilities
*To be qualified or qualifying CA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent