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Location: England, Cheshire, Warrington

Financial Analyst

England, Cheshire, Warrington
£122.00 per day

Job Description

Our client, a market leader within the Utilities industry, is looking to recruit a Financial Analyst on a contract basis for 6 months initially. Their head office is based in Great Sankey, Warrington but this role may involve elements of both office and home working during the current Covid-19 pandemic, applicants must be flexible to do both.

As a Finance Analyst you will be responsible for collating and transforming financial information across a variety of reporting areas. As a key contact for budget managers you are a frontline member of the finance team and are therefore key to building a working relationship with the business areas. Excellent communication skills are key for this role.

* Two-way budget manager communication.
* Transforming business information in to financial information.
* Creating efficiencies through process improvement whilst maintaining high-levels of customer service.
* Preparation of financial actuals and forecasts accompanied by variance analysis.
* Ensuring financial controls are met.

Knowledge and Skills
* Studying towards a professional qualification (Latter stages AAT, up to part qualified ACCA/CIMA).
* Strong transactional knowledge with the ability to apply accounting treatment to business operations.
* Attention to detail and high standards of accuracy.
* Experience of driving change within a Finance function.
* Excellent communication and relationship building skills within Finance and the wider business
* Able to analyse financial information and highlight potential areas of improvement.
* Work well under pressure.
* Confidence and determination to qualify and succeed as an accountant.
* Self-motivated and ability to self-manage workload effectively.
* The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
* Intermediate to advanced Excel skills. As a minimum, you should be comfortable with LOOKUPS, SUMIFS and Pivot Tables.

This is a full time role working 37 hours per week between the hours of 8am and 6pm to suit business needs.

Please Note:
Should your application be successful, and you are offered the role, a number of pre-employment checks need to be carried out before your appointment can be confirmed. Any assignment offer with our client will be subject to a satisfactory checking report from the Disclosure Barring Service and a Credit check.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rullion Limited acting as an employment business.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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