Title Financial Analyst for World Leading Manufacturing Organisation!
Location London
Salary £40,000 – £45,000 per annum
Job Type
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Signature Recruitment have the privilege to recruit for a Financial Analyst to join our client, a leading manufacturing organisation, for a 12 month contract. We are looking for an experienced Financial Analyst who is looking to work within a close knit, corporate environment in the West London area.

This role offers the unique opportunity to be part of a successful business and a high performing team within a fast-paced environment. The ideal Financial Analyst will have experience with end to end accounting and compliance ownership. If you are looking for a Financial Analyst role that is diverse and fast paced within a friendly team then this could be a great opportunity for you!

Financial Analyst Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial reporting and preparation of the company’s reporting packages and financial statements, internal deadlines and criteria
  • Reporting on financial performance and preparing for regular leadership reviews
  • Working closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting and data integrity
  • Leading the digitization journey, identifying and driving process improvements to increase productivity
  • Financial planning, supporting the annual budget preparation and quarterly forecast cycles for the Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet and Cash-flow Statements
  • Performing monthly variance analysis to understand changes against prior year / budget / prior forecast,
  • Analysing financial statements to pinpoint potential weak areas and develop solutions
  • Analysing past results, identifying trends, and making recommendations for improvements
  • Identifying, explaining and reporting foreign exchange impacts
  • Budget controlling with the multi-functional budget owners
  • Tracking, consolidating and reporting spending changes in the forecast and accurately accounting on month end

 Financial Analyst Key Skills:

  • Over 5 years of experience in similar roles. Financial Reporting, Financial Planning, Financial Analysis, Financial Modelling
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance & Accounting a must. CIMA Qualification desired
  • Working experience with SAP, Business Intelligence (BI), Hyperion and Trade Fund management systems
  • High proficiency in financial modelling, mastery in Excel with advanced reporting skills is mandatory
  • Strong quantitative and analytical competency with the ability to communicate complex issues simply
  • Self-motivated individual with exceptional organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment with close multifunctional teamwork

Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.