Robert Half

Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
England, Bristol
Salary
£28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted
18 Jan 2019
Closes
15 Feb 2019
Ref
06010-0010811468
Contact
Charlotte Bosher
Sector
Retail
Qualification Level
Not qualified
Professional Membership
AAT
Contract Type
Permanent


Financial Analyst £28,000 - £30,000 + benefits + study support

Financial Analyst

A brand new and exciting opportunity has become available within a vastly growing business based in Yate for a Financial Analyst. This is perfect for someone who is advanced on Excel and looking to develop their skills within a developmental/progressive role that could potential lead into a Stock Accountant position. Salary £28,000 - £30,000 + study + benefits.

The Role

This is a brand new position that has been created within the Finance department due to growth and will be working alongside an Accounts Assistant, Management Accountant - and all will be reporting directly into the Head of Finance.

Key Duties:
  • Working capital analysis, in particular stock and debtor control and reporting
  • Working closely with non-accounting staff to improve usage of stock management system, specifically to minimize stock levels, stock losses and stock write offs
  • Develop procedures and reporting on labour costs, productivity & efficiency
  • Analysing and reporting of cost of sales, shipping costs, distribution and overheads
  • Preparing Key performance indicator reports and analysing & commenting upon them
  • Preparing and analysing trend graphs and able to use other statistical techniques
  • Assisting in the preparation of the month end, year-end accounts and board reports
  • Assisting in the preparation of sales, profit and cash flow forecasts
  • Analysis and reporting of debtors, credit terms and assisting in credit control


Your Profile
  • Accounting and data analysis background, ideally in a fast-moving business
  • Demonstrable Advanced Excel spreadsheet skills including look-ups, pivot tables & what ifs
  • Experience in working with a professional accounting package (Sage experience ideally)
  • Able to understand stock control systems
  • Pro-active, enquiring mind
  • Ideally currently studying or willing to commence study of AAT or CIMA


Benefits
  • £28,000 - £30,000
  • Study Support
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Bonus Scheme


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