Finance Analyst

Michael Page
London / City of London, London
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Season Ticket, Healthcare, Pension.
19 Mar 2019
19 Apr 2019
Jordan Davenport-Smith
Job role
Finance analyst
Contract type
Part time

This is the chance to join high growth, market leading global tech business in their City of London office as a Finance Analyst. This is a great opportunity, with ongoing projects and ad hoc opportunities, offering a fast-paced and varied commercial role.

Client Details

The Client

Our client is a rapid growth tech business who is a market leader in their field, accounting for an up to 80% market share for their best performing revenue stream, who, as a disruptive business, have continued to shake up the industry whilst consistently generating double digit YoY growth for the last 5 years. With a now multibillion turnover, but very much still a start-up mentality, this is the chance to join a high calibre finance team in their City of London office as a Finance Analyst. With a lot of large scale projects either ongoing or in the pipeline, you would be joining the business during a significant period of growth with triple figure YoY growth forecasted.

Their central finance function is full of strong ecommerce and retail background finance individuals, as well as juniors completing their studies, and this is a semi-senior role within a close knit team. This offers line management duties alongside great mentorship and progress pathways.


The Role

This role will report into the Financial Reporting Manager and will be a hybrid split of 1/3 Month End P&L ownership and 2/3 Commercial & Business Partnering. As Finance Analyst you will have ownership of the following responsibilities:

  • Month End - Posting journals. P&L ownership. Month end reporting with board pack production. This will account for 1/3 of the role.
  • Business Partnering - Sales & Marketing teams as well as working with other non-finance teams as a finance lead. Preparation of board packs.
  • FP&A - Budget, forecasting, analysis and commentary on P&L for non-finance teams
  • Ad Hoc Analysis - where required. Contract review, P&L analysis, scenario planning, YoY analysis and reporting
  • Senior Stakeholder Management - as you will be finance lead for your month end reporting this will also involve a lot of senior stakeholder interaction, alongside ad hoc reporting, including close liaison with the CFO and other senior non-finance team members.
  • Project Work - tying in with ad hoc analysis there is also scope to be involved in a number of ongoing and pipelined projects as the business begins to enter a stage of hyper growth
  • Line Management - Direct management of 1 or 2 juniors
  • Profile

    What's Needed

  • ACA (Top Tier Practice) or ACCA Qualification with subsequent post-qualification positions
  • This is not a newly qualified role
  • Proven history of Month End ownership and Management Account responsibilities (needs to be highlihted in CV)
  • Proof of stakeholder management - great interpersonal skills
  • Big company exposure or high growth business background
  • Hardworking and driven individual
  • Able to commute to City of London (Liverpool Street Station)
  • Job Offer

    What's On Offer

  • Up to 60K
  • 5% matched pension
  • PMI & Dental + (Family cover for spouse + kids)
  • Free Season Ticket Pass
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Death in Service (4 x Salary)
  • Other Flexible Benefit Options
  • Similar jobs

    Similar jobs