Finance Analyst

Hays A&F
England, Staffordshire, Leek
Apr 12, 2021
May 10, 2021
Kayleigh Smith
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification

Permanent Finance Analyst Based in North Staffordshire £25,000-£27,000 DOE

Your new company
Your new company are a leader in their field based in North Staffordshire and a re looking for a Finance Analyst to join their team on a permanent basis.

Your new role
Your new role will include but not be limited to;

  • Provide management accounting, data management and analytical support to Operations Finance Team
  • Manage data & analysis input for Manufacturing Variance reporting:
    • Collate and process data for Operational Variance models.
    • Evaluation of data & results to ensure full accuracy & validity.
    • Ensure reconciliation of variance results to financial accounts.
    • Resolve queries & correct errors, engaging with business stakeholders as needed.
    • Ensure full understanding of variance process & workings.
    • Maintain & assist in developing finance models to ensure robustness & integrity .
    • Assist in production of reporting, analysis & KPIs for Operations Finance.
  • Report to agreed weekly & monthly deadlines.
  • Support with other Operations reporting and data analysis, financial & non-financial.
  • Assist with month end management accounts in regard to overheads for Operations cost centres & associated reporting and analysis.
  • Assist with balance sheet reconciliations for Operational accounts.
  • Understand and assist Operations Finance & Local Master Data teams with control of standard costs for materials and finished goods in system; ensuring accuracy, availability and timeliness alongside relevant analysis & reporting as needed.
  • Support with Local Master Data processes relevant to Finance eg. change control and finance costings.
  • Assist Financial Accounting Team with processing of cash & banking.
  • Support annual budget process particularly with regard to co-ordination & input of standard costs to system.
  • Support wider Trading & Operations Finance Team as and when required with ad-hoc projects & analysis/reporting.
  • Provide absence cover for key finance tasks within team as required, specifically cover for all aspects of weekly operational variance reporting.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Management/financial accounts experience
  • AAT/QBE equivalent or CIMA studier
  • Attention to detail and a problem solver
  • Self-motivated and a positive 'can-do' attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous experience of ERP system desirable
  • Manufacturing experience desirable

What you'll get in return

  • £25,000-£27,000 depending on expeirence
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Working from home initially, free on site parking when office returns
  • Matched pension scheme
  • Other fantastic benefits

What you need to do now
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