Group Financial Analyst

Watford, Hertfordshire
Up £55,000 + benefits
08 Sep 2021
15 Sep 2021
Job Title
Finance Analyst
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Partner Financial are working with a retail group based in Watford, seeking an experienced Group Financial Analyst. Working closely with the Group Reporting Manager, the Analyst will be responsible for the reporting and analysis, including the annual budget, forecast and five-year plan. You will also play a key role in the improvement and automation of controls and processes, as well as owning any ad-hoc projects that arise.

Key Competencies:

  • Delivering high quality monthly reports for the management team
  • Reviewing and improving the current board packs to ensure standardisation across the Group
  • Analysing variances and providing commentary to the senior stakeholders
  • Assisting with the budgeting and forecasting
  • Maintaining key relationships both within finance and across the business
  • Preparing the statutory accounts and liaising with the auditors
  • Involved with automating and improving controls and processes
  • Ad-hoc projects as directed by the Group Reporting Manager

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA)
  • A proactive ‘can do’ approach
  • A natural ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally
  • An inquisitive mind-set where you continuously seek process improvement
  • The desire to work in a business that pride themselves on promoting internally and creating a first-class finance function

Interested candidates should send their CV to George Perrozzi. I will be contacting candidates with the closest match to the client’s selection criteria within ten days of application to arrange an initial meeting. If you have not heard from me within these timescales, thank you for your interest but please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion. If you would like to have a confidential discussion about your current situation then please feel free to give us a call to discuss.