Finance Analyst

Location
London
Salary
£50,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted
02 Sep 2021
Closes
30 Sep 2021
Ref
1180228
Job Title
Finance Analyst
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

After a highly successful year, an award-winning digital/media content agency is looking for a recently qualified Finance Analyst to join its busy team in London for a full-time, permanent role.

Reporting into the FP&A Manager, this newly created role will help grow and shape the FP&A function and will provide analytical and reporting support for this fast-growing company.

The Opportunity

This is a great opportunity for a confident and outgoing Finance Analyst who has recently qualified and is looking for a commercially focused role. You will need to demonstrate relevant work experience gained within media or a similar industry. You will be a whizz at Excel and comfortable working with and using complex financial models.

This thriving organisation has a great culture that is collaborative and fast paced. They need a commercially minded, self-motivated and adaptable individual who has a passion for the creative industry to join the team! You will need to be a confident communicator and able to easily build strong working relationships with your colleagues including the senior management team.

Key Responsibilities

The newly appointed Finance Analyst will:

  • Prepare the monthly management analysis pack, liaising with multiple department heads to ensure correct info is provided.
  • Assist with tracking of departmental performance against revenue & profit targets.
  • Prepare profitability reports for operational use and business decisions.
  • Assist with company & group budgets, reforecasts and long-range forecasts.
  • Evaluate performance through comparison and analysis of actuals against budgets and reforecasts.
  • Liaise with budget holders to manage various departmental budgets including entertainment, travel etc.
  • Assist with producing commercial presentation decks for senior management and various stakeholders.
  • Financial modelling of various deal structures & scenario-based analysis.
  • Assist with financial hedging analysis.
  • Produce ad hoc project based analysis reports.
  • Assist with preparing stakeholder reports.
  • Assist with the integration of future acquisitions.
  • Continually review & improve processes & systems.

The Person

Applications are sought from Financial Analysts who demonstrate:

  • Fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) with at least 1 year of PQE.
  • Advanced Excel skills and experience of complex financial modelling, ideally gained within a media environment.
  • Experience of asset/corporate modelling would be ideal.
  • Good team player who can demonstrate the ability to interact with people of all levels.
  • Commercially astute, strong analytical skills with a proven background in managing large sets of data.
  • Confident and approachable with strong interpersonal skills being comfortable to present information to senior management and stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of Anaplan or G Suite is highly desirable.
  • Strong attention to detail, highly organised and able to manage multiple deadlines.
  • Proactive and self-motivated with the ability to see tasks through to completion.
  • Quick learner, logical and astute.
  • Flexible and adaptable to change

Salary

On offer for the Finance Analyst is a salary of £50,000 - £55,000 per annum, dependent on experience.

Apply Now

If you would like to discuss this Finance Analyst position in further detail, please submit your application today.