Digital Finance Analyst (Graduate)

London, East London
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Study Support
11 Jan 2019
11 Feb 2019
Tara Magwenzi
Contract type
Part time

The job is for someone ideally that has experience in both management accounts and analysis, namely within media/publishing. You'd be joining a vibrant team of analysts in the heart of East London and gather some valuable experience within a growing company and industry.

Client Details

The client is a renowned publishing company based in the heart of East London. They have recently acquired some big name newspapers and due to expansion, there is a need for a junior data analyst to join their team.


The key responsibilities include the following:

  • Provide support to the digital finance manager and digital finance director across group, nationals and regional's
  • Extracting data for analysis from core systems to build robust reporting (DFP/Google Analytics/Facebook/GL/ASP/BPC)
  • Maintenance of digital metric data in SAP BPC
  • Business partner with commercial and product & engineering teams to produce KPI reporting on digital performance and variance analysis of monthly revenue and costs
  • Ownership of month end management accounts for product and engineering
  • Helping to train and mentor a junior analyst
  • Creation and maintenance of financial reports (tables/graphs etc) and building excel models as required
  • Liaise with the accounting hubs on matters where required
  • Involvement in business cases and financial analysis
  • Producing the weekly forecast for digital revenue and P&E costs
  • Prepare monthly board report for Group Digital and P&E
  • Cover work tasks during holidays, sickness and absence - across both functions


The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and skills:

  • Part qualified in CIMA/ACCA (or at least actively studying)
  • Advanced Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills (SAP BPC skills preferable)
  • Strong interpersonal and decision making skills
  • Able to work on projects unsupervised or as part of a team
  • Previous 2-3 years' experience in similar finance analyst role preferable
  • Knowledge of Media/Publishing industry preferable

Job Offer

The benefits to the candidate include the following:

  • Salary up to £40k (may flex for the perfect candidate)
  • Study support packaged available for the right candidate (after 6m probation)
  • 25 days annual holiday
  • Free company gym membership
  • Company pension scheme (defined contribution)

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