Senior Finance Analyst

Senior Finance Analyst

  • Location

    Crewe, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £48000 per annum + onsite gym, parking, subsidised canteen

  • Contact:

    David Hiford

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group is proud to be supporting a large, US owned communications business in their search for a Senior Finance Analyst. With multiple sites around the world, and around 1000 people on site in their Crewe office, this business is passionate about keeping the world connected.

You'll be joining a fun, outgoing finance team who operate with an open door policy. They are helpful and supportive with a great sense of humour and are looking to add another, like-minded individual into their team.

The role:

  • Provide support and finance expertise surrounding all aspects of supply chain and operations finance for the distribution facility
  • Business Partner across the company to drive cost effectiveness & optimisation by improving data visibility, enhancing cost reporting and analysis, supporting capacity and resource planning
  • Lead the performance cost accounting and financial analysis related to labour, freight and warehouse spend
  • Financial planning and budgeting of operational costs
  • Financial reporting
  • Analytical reviews to identify trends and recommend improvements to drive efficiency
  • Prepare cost benefit models for new capex projects, track and analyse spend & ROI
  • Help out with month end close and journal entries
  • Participate in the design and implementation of advance costing and standard costing systems

The person:

  • ACA, ACCA, CIMA or similar
  • Financial Analysis or Cost Accounting background
  • Experience with costing or financial analysis in distribution, manufacturing industry
  • Strong grasp of UK GAAP and standard costing concepts
  • Previous experience with implementing or maintaining advance costing (cost standardisation) system is strongly preferred
  • Strong understanding of financial analytics, budgeting, forecasting, modelling, and reporting, with a highly detail-oriented focus on accuracy

The package:

  • Salary between £45000 and £48000 based on experience
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Adoption leave
  • EAP
  • MyPerks discounts and offers
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • GP Anytime
  • Onsite Gym
  • Subsidised canteen and coffee shop

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