Assistant Finance Analyst

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£30,000-35,000 per annum or temporary equivalent
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
07 Mar 2019
Ref
MW140219-02
Sector
Retail
Qualification Level
Part qualified
Contract Type
Temporary

A leading retailer is currently seeking a committed Assistant Financial Analyst to fulfill an exciting temporary contract, which is anticipated to last 3-6 months.

Duties include:

  • Supporting the reporting processes for the business area, including generating weekly performance reports and preparing the reconciliations and journal entries for period end close  
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, particularly the P&L and key financial KPI’s
  • Performing variance analysis; understanding and documenting the underlying drivers for the business area’s performance
  • Supporting the preparation of detailed annual budgets, forecasts and capital requirements for the business area 
  • Supporting the team’s Finance Manager, Senior Finance Analyst and/or Finance Analyst with business partnering support, including ad hoc financial analysis and provision of data
  • Upholding a continuous improvement mindset and seeks opportunities to drive positive change in finance and/or business processes to improve efficiency
  • Working collaboratively across Finance teams in London and Taunton
  • Demonstrating the company's behaviours through how work is delivered

The successful candidate will be a Part-Qualified or equivalent Accountant/Analyst with strong communications and analytical skills.

For further information, please call Mark Wood on 02072582383.

Immediate start.