Financial Analyst

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Contract
Salary £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Published 4 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF98

Job Description

I am urgently looking for a part qualified/qualified financial analyst with experience in the manufacturing industry. You will independently perform accounting functions which require preparation, analysis and communication of issues of normal to high complexity that support business processes. Particular experience around analysing variances in direct labour and standard costings would be highly sought after!

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the production, analysis and distribution of key reports which are used to monitor and report on all aspects of profitability and margin performance
  • Drive the business and provide value-adding financial and management information
  • Project analysis to include cost reporting
  • Preparing management reports to include consolidation of inputs
  • Budget preparation and analysis
  • Analysing material data and reporting

Key Skills:

  • Qualified accountant, part-qualified accountant or finalist with membership/student membership of a professional accountancy body e.g. CIMA, ACA, ACCA
  • Experience as a Financial Analyst, Management Accountant or similar role, gained in a fast-paced environment
  • Previous experience of margin reporting and variance analysis
  • Project Accounting/Analysis skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel, especially with respect to large data sets
  • Ability to plan and prioritise workloads to agreed deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Strong ERP experience
  • Ability to build strong cross-functional/departmental relationships