Your new company
A reputable and successful Blackburn based company is looking to recruit a Finance Analyst to join their team on a permanent and a full time basis. This business has been trading for over 50 years, developing an excellent reputation and has incredibly high retention rates of their employees.
Your new role
In your new role of Finance Analyst, you will be joining a team of experienced analysts with a tenure spanning over 20 years and work closely with the wider finance team. You will be responsible for producing weekly reports on sales and wages, reporting and investigation of KPI's and monthly review of costs against budget and variance analysis. Your role will also involve investment appraisals and post investment performance analysis, working on their bespoke BI and budgeting systems. Working closely with department managers, you will develop budgets and forecasts and be expected to attend meetings across their Lancashire sites. This role is full time, with total flexibility on your working hours and based on their stunning, recently refurbished offices near Mellor in Blackburn.
What you\'ll need to succeed
To be successful for this role, you will have a good understanding of finance, ideally having worked in a similar role previously. This role would suit a candidate currently working as Assistant Accountant, wanting to progress and develop into a more analytical position. You will be working towards your financial studies, demonstrating your desire to progress. Experience of Excel is essential, with a knowledge of vlookups and pivot tables as a minimum.
What you\'ll get in return
In return for this, you will be offered a salary between £30,000 - £38,000 dependent on experience. You will be offered an enhanced holiday package, totalling 33 days per year, an enhanced pension scheme, flexible working, access to company pool cars for any travel, full study support for your CIMA, ACCA or ACA exams and a range of discounts at their sites across Lancashire.
What you need to do now
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