Senior Finance Analyst

Senior Finance Analyst

  • Location

    Solihull, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare

  • Contact:

    Philippa Templeton

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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We have been briefed on an excellent new Senior Finance Analyst postition for our client based in Solihull - a fast-growing tech-driven SME, who have hugely exciting growth plans, and are an ambitious, genuine and forward-thinking business. If you are looking for a commercially -orientated role, this is one you can't miss!

As Senior Finance Analyst your responsibilities will sit between the Finance and Commercial teams, and include:

  • Manage the Revenue recognition process - tracking and reporting, including critical analysis of first draft results and explanations of outcomes versus budget and forecast.
  • Review and analysis of pipeline of renewals and new business and how that flows through into a forward revenue forecast.
  • Understanding inbound contracts, analysing in the light of current accounting standards and advising where necessary on revenue recognition treatment.
  • Business partnering to the Sales and Marketing teams.
  • Ad hoc analysis and projects for the Sales and Marketing teams, review of promotional activity, and presenting findings.
  • Preparing relevant associated balance sheet reconciliations, highlighting, analysing, understanding and resolving variances.
  • Assist with some Management Accounts responsibilities such as accruals, pre-payments, and other month-end orientated tasks as necessary.

The successful Senior Finance Analyst will be a Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA), and have previous analytical and/or management accounts experience. For this position, personality is key to success - we seek an individual who is a strong communicator, able to build robust working relationships; someone who is energetic, enthusiastic and self-motivated. You will be a team-player, resilient, confident, honest and committed. Someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced changing environment.

The Senior Finance Analyst will also need to have an analytical mind-set, strong MS Excel skills, and excellent attention to detail. This role requires someone who is well-organised, able to manage multiple tasks, and who can establish robust processes.

In return, the Senior Finance Analyst will be well-rewarded, with a salary of up to £50,000 (dependant on experience), a 10% bonus on top; contributory pension, private healthcare, free parking, and other flexible benefits in addition. Career progression is also guarenteed within this fast-growing business.

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