Finance Analyst

  • Location

    Docklands, London

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  • Salary:

    £375 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Paul Francombe

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

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My client, a well-known technology company based in the City of London, is currently seeking a qualified Finance Analyst to join their team on a 4-month contract. You should ideally be immediately available or on a maximum of 1 week's notice.

The role supports the whole Technology group with potential to input into the wider central finance team. The local finance team are responsible for delivering and maintaining internal technology systems including Order to Cash, HR, and Sales. You will be responsible for business partnering, providing information and guidance to support the team in meeting its objectives and drive informed business decision-making in line with their strategy.

The Analyst is expected to take ownership of the management accounting in their areas, which will require the successful candidate to build relationships with the team, be creative, have the ability to think on their feet and engage with their key stakeholders.

Major Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Finance partner for Digital and Technology areas
  • Lead/support the delivery of financial and operational support which drives informed business decision-making
  • Support the investment process, partnering with Customer Operations and wider Finance teams.
  • Deliver/support financial reporting, planning and forecasting to ensure clear line of sight of the cost to deliver investments
  • Work with Stakeholders to understand business case variances and forecasts
  • Other ad hoc projects as required

Required Skills & Competencies:

  • Big4 trained ACA/CIMA with 3+ years PQE in industry, preferably in Technology or Financial Services
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills; Ability to collate and analyse information and present results in a clear and concise manner to senior executives
  • Influencing and leading a multitude of stakeholders in both finance and the wider business
  • Strong organisational skills; ability to manage multiple projects with competing demands for resources, ability to adapt to change
  • Customer-focused with a commercial mindset
  • Proficiency in working in a fast-paced, complex, dynamic, global business environment
  • Familiarity with month-end accounting and reporting
  • Expert level with MS Office (Excel and PowerPoint)