Finance Analyst

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £200 - £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Kelvin Murphy

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    Finance Analyst_1574074497

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Startdate:


Finance Analyst Role - Hammersmith

Purpose of role:

To work within the Planning & Reporting Team to ensure timeliness, accuracy and reliability of monthly actual financial information for the Europe and Africa region.

Responsibilities, including but not limited to:

  • Assisting with the collection of financial information from the businesses within Europe and Africa
  • Consolidation of monthly USGAAP financial statements in parallel with corporate requirements
  • Collating information for monthly and quarterly supplementary submissions
  • Making a proactive contribution to progressively improve reporting speed and quality to all stakeholders
  • Assisting with establishing and maintaining planning and reporting processes in respect of new lines of business
  • Co-ordinating and monitoring responses from Europe & Africa teams for regular and ad-hoc reporting requirements
  • Supporting management of Planning & Reporting with supplementary analysis and ad hoc requests Europe & Africa regional management.
  • Supporting the monthly recharges of European Regional costs to all territories within the region
  • Monitoring the status of actual recharges against budget and ensuring the correct allocation
  • Working with Europe & Africa local finance teams to ensure consistent and accurate reporting in compliance with Group policies, local and US GAAP
  • Promoting a robust control environment across the Europe & Africa region
  • Supporting Europe & Africa local finance teams with Peoplesoft to ensure effective utilisation of the system by all teams

Ad hoc as required with other projects from Europe & Africa Regional Finance team

Person Profile:

  • Qualified Accountant with 5+ years of commercial PQE experience within finance
  • Excellent team player, who consistently displays a positive attitude
  • IT literate with strong Excel skills and accounting systems knowledge
  • Good interpersonal skills to communicate both within the Financial Reporting team and with a range of people across various countries
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, with experience of managing multiple deadlines
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy
  • Proactive, with quick understanding of the business model
  • Proven track records with playing a key role in projects.
  • Use of Hyperion reporting systems desirable

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