Senior Financial Analyst

  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £43000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lewis Sweenie

  • Contact email:

    lewis.sweenie@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/513896

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-11

  • Startdate:

    18/02/2019 15:41:18

One of Glasgow's leading Educational establishments is looking to hire a Senior Financial Analyst on a permanent basis. Ideally this role will suit someone fully Qualified, with an analytical nature and some post qualification Management Accounting skills.

Reporting to the Head of Finance, the role will provide financial support for the team and wider business, business partnering with non financial entities to provide clear and concise information to drive progress toward the business strategy.

This role will suit experienced candidates with experience in a similar capacity. The right candidate will possess great leadership skills and ability to self-manage.

The main duties and responsibility will consist of:

* Take ownership of all Budgeting/Forecasts/Controls and Reporting
* Handle month end reporting processes
* Prepare Consolidated Management Accounts
* Manage KPI's for the Division
* Support the Head of Finance in Key Decision Making
* Prepare accurate Forecast Data
* Play an important role in Business Change and Development
* Provide support in Large Corporate and Funded Projects
* Provide recommendations on Maximising Financial Returns
* Monitor and Develop Financial Controls
* Stakeholder Engagement/Finance Business Partner with Non-Finance entities

The role will be open to candidates with the following:

* ICAS Qualified Accountant or Related
* 2+ Years of Post Qualification Management Accounting Skills
* Business Partnering Ability
* Effective Communicator at All Levels
* Substantial Knowledge of Budgets/Forecasts/Strategic Planning

Standout Candidates will possess:

* Experience in an Educational Environment (School/Collage/University)
* Experience in a Large, Complex Environment (Shared Service type)
* Agresso Knowledge

To apply to the position, please follow the link provided with your most recent CV and Covering Letter.

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