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Finance Analyst

Coventry, Warwickshire
£40,000 to £47,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
SF Recruitment are delighted to be working exclusively with a PLC within the retail industry in the recruitment of a Finance Analyst. This is an excellent opportunity for a part qualified or qualified accountant to join a superb business with excellent scope for progression as well as superb benefits and hybrid working. (2 days per week in the office) This role is responsible for business partnering 2 teams and will provide insight, analysis and commentary, aiming to drive decisions and actions that improve the cost line. The job holder will partner with senior stakeholders when required, supporting across the business area. Key duties: - Interpret management reporting to provide insight, analysis and commentary to stakeholders - Work with the Accounting team to ensure outputs are timely and accurate - In line with the timeline and process set by FP&A, work with the business to manage forecasting including monthly reforecasts, budgeting & 5-year planning - Identify risks and opportunities and flag these for prioritisation - Produce periodic management reporting - Complete ad hoc / bespoke analysis and reporting for the business area as required to drive improvements - Success in this role will mean supporting the business in making decisions that enhance performance through cost control, driving efficiency and increasing return on investment The ideal candidate will: - Demonstrate analytical skills - Able to produce financial information in a user-friendly manner - Ability to deal, reconcile and analyse large volumes of data and simplifying the processes involved - Able to work to tight deadlines, whilst ensuring accuracy - Core understanding of accounting and reconciliation requirements - Basic understanding of commercials, profitability & margin analysis - Strong Excel Skills This role has been created due to an internal promotion and offers study support, 25 days holiday, up to 10% bonus and excellent benefits. If this role is of interest, please apply today
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  • Job Reference: 704621270-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: SF Recruitment
    SF Recruitment
  • Location: Coventry, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £47,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent