Finance Analyst

Warwickshire Permanent
  • Fantastic first time mover opportunity to work for a well-known Midlands brand.
  • Unrivalled progression opportunities in a team where you will be fast tracked.

About Our Client

Large manufacturing business based in the Midlands.

Job Description

  • Ensure financial controls are robustly maintained.
  • Month end accounting & reporting activities, typically journals, analysis, investigation.
  • Financial analysis of monthly results, project plans, ad-hoc requests (variances v budget, forecast and plans).
  • Support production of key performance indicators including unit costs & total delivered cost.
  • Assist the production of annual budgets, forecasts and business plans.
  • Capital investment project assessments, approval and reporting.
  • Financial administration, review & authorisation activities, including purchase orders, internal procedures, report pack preparation etc.
  • Attend and where necessary lead finance meetings with local managers, in person and remotely.
  • Process review and Continuous Improvement activities.

The Successful Applicant

  • Broad accounting & reporting experience within a large company environment with demanding timetables.
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified or equivalent.
  • Good IT & strong MS Office skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication & reporting skills
  • Proactive & organized approach to work & demonstrated problem solving experience.
  • Worked within manufacturing/logistics business
  • Familiar with a range of business operating systems.
  • Experience of working within newly created businesses or teams.
  • Working within multisite businesses.
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing/logistics variances, budgeting, forecasting, costing, inventory.
  • Process improvement / continuous improvement experience.
  • Supervisory experience
  • Good analytical skills (with large volumes of data).
  • Self-motivated, flexible & focused approach to work & problem solving.
  • Commercially astute.
  • Able to communicate financial data to non-finance personnel.
  • Capable of constructively challenging sources of data and results.

What's on Offer

Competitive package and benefits.

Excellent progression opportunities.

Louise O'Donoghue
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Phone number
+44 121 634 6920

Job summary

Commercial & Analysis
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Louise O'Donoghue
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6920
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