Finance Business Analyst

  • Location

    West London, London

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  • Salary:

    £330 - £363 per day

  • Contact:

    Paul Francombe

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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My client, a well-known media company based in West London, is currently seeking a Finance Business Analyst to join them on a 12-month contract. You should be immediately available or on a maximum of 2 week's notice.

Reporting to the area financial controller, you will be tasked with;

  • Leading the Capex Month-End processes for business critical Product Development projects including preparation of materials for Project Leads and key stakeholders
  • Co-ordinating monthly project re-forecasts for programme spend across our territories (predominately UK, Italy and Germany)
  • Other Project Management BAU's including system administration
  • Producing and assisting with wider Group reporting up to Exec level
  • Ad-hoc financial and business analysis
  • Building strong collaborative relationships with business and finance stakeholders across our territories, delivering analysis, reporting, insight and financial guidance
  • Ensuring that the level of financial control is maximised through effective review and challenge to business partners and other key stakeholders
  • Mentor and coach Assistant Finance Analysts

You must be able to demonstrate experience of the following within a finance role for a large, complex organisation in industry or practice;

  • Delivering the financial deliverables, including the Budget and monthly results.
  • Preparing management reporting and insight.
  • Preparing accounting analysis and advice for commercial deals

Required qualifications and skills;

  • 2:1 Degree in Finance or related discipline
  • ACA Qualified Accountant from a Big4 practice background
  • MS Office experience including Advanced Excel
  • IT systems skills including SAP, Ariba and Clarity