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Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: permanent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
REF: MTF-FA-STA_1_1580145069
Contact Name: Matt Funge
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Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Finance Analyst
St Albans, Hertfordshire
£40,000 - £50,000 + benefits

An exciting role has come up at a world leading, instantly recognisable company who operate globally for a Finance Analyst. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop professionally and help shape the future of this fast-paced company by contributing to further establishing itself at the forefront of the market. This role would suit candidates who are keen to assist in financial and business analysis in order to enable key strategic and operational decisions in order to help the company progress, and those who wish to progress their career by taking on responsibility in a forward-thinking environment.

Key responsibilities
* Accurate and timely financial accounting, including regular reporting
* High level analysis of various forms of financial data
* Month end closure processes
* Coordinate various audits
* Analysing actuals against forecasts
* Trial Balance and schedules review
* Month end Journals governance and review
* Various central reporting
* Eliminate, simplify, automate and/or centralise transactional activities

Knowledge & experience
* Qualified Accountant
* Strong accounting knowledge
* Analytical mindset
* Experience in managing month end process and financials (P/L, Balance Sheet & Cash Flow of a large/mid-sized organisation)
* Strong data accuracy skills and attention to detail
* Process simplification/process excellence
* Ability to work fluidly with data and across systems
* Excellent in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
* Working in a team environment