Robert Half

Graduate Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham
Salary
£20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
21 Nov 2018
Closes
19 Dec 2018
Ref
06010-0010738326
Contact
Kate Twigg
Contract Type
Permanent


Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently looking to recruit a Finance Analyst to work for one of the largest national companies within the service industry, based in Cheltenham.

The salary for this role is £20,000 to £22,000 per annum depending upon relevant skills and experience.

A fantastic opportunity for a recent graduate (accountancy / statistics / economics / business related degree) to support the Finance Manager and Finance Director as well as the wider Programme Team in the financial control, planning and analysis of several projects / programmes of different sizes.

This Business Unit supports the IT operations, the largest division composed of a diverse number of companies.

Study support will be provided for ACCA / CIMA. Study package for ACCA or CIMA

Role responsibilities will include but not limited to:
  • Detailed transaction and recharge reviews / challenge
  • Analysis of project costs including timesheets, travel, expenses.
  • Preparation and maintenance of cost trackers
  • Attendance and contribution to cost tracker meetings
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations and backup for capital spend
  • Reconciliation of reporting and forecasting systems
  • Preparation and posting of journals, administration of purchase orders
  • Contribution to company reporting process and Programme Boards.
  • Ad hoc analysis and query resolution




Person specification:

  • CIMA / ACCA Student or a desire to start
  • This role would also suit a recent graduate. Degree subject is not as important as an aptitude for numeracy, a keen desire to start studying for an accountancy qualification and the personality to succeed in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong Excel skills and proficiency in the rest of Office
  • Strong attention to detail
  • An analytical, enquiring and methodical mind
  • Confident communicator with the ability to work with finance / non-finance people at all levels
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple deadlines


The Company

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently looking to recruit a Finance Analyst, to work for one of the largest national and international companies within the financial services, based in North Bristol. They believe in an open, transparent working environment. You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless.

For the right person the client is offering a very competitive salary:

The salary for this role is £20,000 to £22,000 per annum depending upon relevant skills and experience.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday (per annum), study support and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options.



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