Senior Finance Analyst

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Up to £45000 per annum
30 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Rebecca Butler
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Finance Analyst
Salary: £45,000
Location: Manchester City Centre
Must be ACA / CIMA /ACCA Qualified

A well-known business based in Manchester City Centre is currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Finance Analyst to join the business on a permanent basis. However this is an urgent hire and so therefore only candidates who are immediately available will be considered.

All applicants must be qualified ACA / ACCA or CIMA, have experience of a providing detailed analytical information to senior stakeholders and have strong financial modelling experience.

As Senior Finance Analyst your role will comprise of:

  • Producing analysis and providing insight to help key stakeholders around the business understand the financial impacts of commercial decisions.
  • Providing support in financial planning/forecasting
  • Production of weekly reports, analysing business performance
  • Identify and highlight key weekly trends and recommendations to be communicated to key stakeholders and directors
  • Assisting stakeholders to enable better decision making
  • Daily performance analysis and reporting.
  • Creation and maintenance of forecast models
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budget and quarterly reforecasts
  • Produce weekly reforecasts of month end position to be shared with Group and Brand directors
  • Provide support in the preparation of monthly Board Reports including KPI reporting
  • Maintenance of report assumptions to ensure accurate commercial reporting is provided to the business
  • Pro-actively look for opportunities to improve reporting and analysis to better support senior stakeholders.
  • Work alongside analytics and BI functions to drive improvements in insight, reporting and processes.
  • Other ad hoc analysis and reporting as required

To apply for the role you must

  • Be ACA/CIMA/ACCA newly qualified
  • Strong commercial acumen and business awareness
  • Comfortable dealing with and influencing senior business stakeholders
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to manipulate and present data to produce meaningful information
  • Experience in a Commercial or Corporate Finance setting
  • Experience with BI tools such as Google Analytics, Qlikview,