Financial Analyst, Blackburn, £30,000 - £32,000

Financial Analyst, Blackburn, £30,000 – £32,000

| Job ID: CMRFA01 | £30000 - £32000 per annum


An expanding Blackburn manufacturing firm are offering a superb opportunity for a Financial Analyst. The role will work closely with the Financial Planning and Analysis Manager to ensure the best financial decisions are made on behalf of the business.

The right candidate will benefit from working within a high performing, international business who offer both career longevity and progression. As a financial analyst you will be required to research macroeconomic and microeconomic conditions along with company fundamentals to make business, sector and industry recommendations.

As a Financial Analyst your role will include;

  • Financial Analysis support to the Senior Finance Management Team
  • Management Accounts: Taking current reports from various base systems (ERP, the consolidation package and report manager) and consolidating them into management accounts structure including budgets, actuals, prior year and variances
  • Developing Forecasting Processes: Developing the forecasting process in line with actual management reporting as above
  • Monthly Board Pack Collation: Producing monthly Sales and Gross Margin analytical reports
  • Day to day analytical support to Senior Management: Responding to various ad hoc information requests as necessary from the FP&A manager, Group Financial Controller and the Commercial Executive Leadership Team
  • Assisting in the Annual Operating Budgeting Process

The ideal Financial Analyst must;

  • Be educated to “A” Level
  • Hold full professional qualifications (CIMA/ACCA/ACA or similar)
  • Possess excellent IT Skills including Advanced Excel, Word, Outlook, ERP (Sage L500), Consolidation Packages (Khalix)
  • Have 5 Years’ experience in a similar role
  • Be committed to upholding the company ethos and dedicated to their high standards
  • Have the ability to work autonomously and self-motivated
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and have the ability to integrate cross functionally across all levels of the organization
  • Be a team player
  • Experience working within multi nationals including multi currencies is desirable

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Financial Analyst to join a successful and expanding business with an excellent salary offering of between £30,000 & £32,000

If you’re interested in this Financial Analyst role or working through Cummins Mellor Recruitment, please apply online today.

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