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Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: contract
Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Duration: 6 Months
REF: CG0802FAIT_1549644861
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a global market leader with a strong reputation for recognising and retaining top talent, is looking to source a talented Finance Analyst to join on an interim basis. Due to the size of the business and volume of internal opportunities on offer, it would be very likely a more long-term or permanent position would arise during the initial 6 month tenure, providing the successful candidate proves themselves to be a strong team fit and consistent performer.

The role will be responsible for providing support to the IT Finance team with a focus on high profile IT implementation programme platforms. The team implements group-wide IT solutions, leading governance processes and drives strategy and best practice, responsible for an OPEX budget of c£120m. You'll get great exposure to senior leadership too and will be a fantastic learning experience for an ambitious and proactive self-starter.

Main duties include:
* Managing a capex budget and corresponding opex
* Project accounting and finance partnering to Project Management
* Full end to end accounting of project costs
* FTE reporting
* Acting as key point of contact for PMs and Finance support
* Raising intercompany invoices and intercompany reconciliations
* Assisting with reporting, providing commentary and review
* Ad hoc work such as capitalisation of projects, assisting with review of business cases and assisting with 5 year plan and budget activities

Key skills & experience required:
* Studying towards ACCA/CIMA
* Demonstrable analytical experience and strong Excel
* Proactive and positive attitude towards challenges and problem solving
* Confident communicator, with the ability to build relationships with a range of stakeholders
* Examples to date working in a fast-paced and complex environment

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.