Senior Finance Analyst

England, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes
£40,000 - £45,000 per annum + BUPA Cash plan + Life Assurance
13 Sep 2021
20 Sep 2021
Alex Rowland
Job Title
Finance Analyst
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Finance Analyst
Up to £45,000
| Milton Keynes

A Senior Finance Analyst is required for a full-time, permanent role with an FMCG business based in Milton Keynes. This multi-faceted business is looking to secure a qualified and ambitious finance professional.

The Senior Financial Analyst will act as an effective business partner to the Ops, Commercial and NPD team, assist Operations and Commercial controller with analytical reviews, analysis, commentary and be part of key new business and improvement plans, focusing on business process improvement.

The Role

Responsibilities of the Senior Finance Analyst will include:

  • Year on year product standard costing and related changes supported by insightful analysis.
  • Timely and accurate month end close along with relevant departmental commentaries.
  • Monthly material variance analysis with root cause analysis to drive corrective actions by operations.
  • Being an effective business partner to NPD team, attending NPD meetings, understanding new business wins & risks and delivering on related support.
  • Acting as a business partner to Factory Operations departments and attending weekly factory meetings along with monthly reviews.
  • Preparing and distributing weekly operational reporting and related variance analysis including Labour.

About You

The business seeks a CIMA or ACCA qualified Finance Analyst who demonstrates:

  • Relevant experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong commercial finance and costings experience with an analytical approach.
  • Strong Microsoft Office (Excel advanced) skills.
  • Experience in Dynamics AX is preferred.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.


In return, you will be rewarded with:

  • £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
  • BUPA cash plan
  • Life assurance

Apply Now

If you would like to find out more about this excellent Senior Finance Analyst role, please apply today.