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Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: LP4553_1550076869
Contact Name: Lily Prosser
Contact Email: lily@consultancygroup.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Finance Analyst

This Finance Analyst role allows a fantastic opportunity to support the Reporting Manager in providing high levels of financial analysis with an exciting Media production company. This is a 6 Months fixed term contract with an immediate start.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the monthly capture, load and consolidation of flash & actual results in our reporting system
  • Assist with the monthly preparation of group level commentary & management presentations on business performance.
  • Lead the monthly reconciliation for FTE reporting, ensuring all submissions are compliant with group policy.
  • Maintain user system access and ensure that this is fully compliant with relevant data protection policies
  • Be the key reporting contact for the Overseas analysts who are responsible for regional reporting, assisting with any analysis of performance and identifying risks
  • Assist with the bi-annual forecasting process by inputting into timetable preparation, requirement setting and template creation; identify and highlight areas of concern and liaise with relevant finance teams to understand key drivers of performance
  • Create clear and accurate process documentation for all month-end, year-end and forecasting processes undertaken by the reporting team

Experience, skills and qualifications

Essential

  • Graduate, currently studying towards (or finalist) for ACMA/ACCA or equivalent
  • A commercially-minded individual with excellent analytical and data interpretation skills
  • Self-confident, hardworking, committed and diligent
  • Experience of working as part of a finance team
  • High level of Excel data manipulation skills
  • Highly organised individual who is able to work to deadlines whilst juggling the demands of the business

Desirable

  • Experience within the Media industry
  • Previous use of SAP