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Finance Analyst

  • Location: Bradford
  • Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Study Support, Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

UK wide niche sales organisation are now recruiting a commercially minded Finance Analyst to join their dynamic team. This is a newly created position, with the purpose of pushing the business forward and bridging the gap between the Finance and Sales teams.
You will work closely with the Commercial Finance Manager and liaise with department manager's company wide to drive performance and report on what the finance figures mean for their teams.
As a key member of the Commercial Finance team, you will develop a strong communication path between Sales Managers, and the Finance team. This requires an enthusiastic and motivated person, who is comfortable working with senior colleagues, and an excellent communicator. As the business continues to expand, there will be ample room for career progression, and an opportunity for you to make the role your own.
While working within this fast paced commercial finance function your duties will include but will be not limited to:
*Responsible for the production of sales data and analytical support to the relevant branch and sales consultants.
*Be a point of contact regarding field data for the commercial leadership team.
*Daily/weekly analysis of trends and performance for prior periods and reporting any KPI variances.
*To work with IT to develop a robust automated system for financial reporting.
*Provision of accurate financial analysis to aid commercial decision making
*Supporting the continual review and improvement of procedures and key controls
*To assist with a variety of projects on an Ad hoc basis.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate:

*Strong communication skills both written and verbally.
*Excellent analytical skills and high attention to detail
*Advanced Excel skills
*Proactive and enthusiastic approach to working, able to put forward ideas, and add value to the team

This is an excellent opportunity for a career minded Finance Analyst, looking for a more commercial role within a UK wide business that continues to expand. You will be motivated to add value to the Commercial team and get stuck in to the role with a proactive attitude.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.