Financial Analyst

Reference:

38310/SVO

Sector:

Finance, Financial Analyst

Salary:

£180 to £200 Per Day

Town/City:

Edinburgh

Contract Type:

Temporary

Date Posted:

10/06/2021 12:36:00

My Client based in Edinburgh requires an experienced Financial Analyst to join their team for a 9 month period.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Financial Planning and Reporting, Consolidation of EU Customer Service Financial data to various EU and worldwide stakeholders

- Collecting, analyzing, and managing quantitative data and creating meaningful reports to drive business improvement and cost reduction

- Co-ordinate with EU wide Customer Service Finance Team the financial planning and forecasting process of CS Variable Cost, Fixed Cost, CAPEX, and Headcount

- Finance Business Partner to the Senior Management Team across Europe on Return on Investment Analysis and Project report outs & work closely with the CS operations teams to ensure the financial viability of Projects and Programs are guaranteed

Required skills

- Bachelor in a Business/Finance/Engineering or similar analytical discipline

- Demonstrated financial acumen and analytical experience including familiarity with concepts of forecasting, budgeting, and variance analysis, and/or data interpretation and analysis

- Ability to meet tight deadlines, prioritize workload and achieve effective results in a fast-paced, dynamic, ever-growing, and often ambiguous international environment; effective multi-tasking skills are vital

- Demonstrated effective communication and presentation skills working with multiple peer groups and levels of management

- Result-oriented, dynamic individual with a hands-on mentality

- Advanced proficiency in Excel (macros, pivots, lookups) VBA

- Excellent verbal and written skills in English

Preferred skills

- MBA preferred

- Measured experience demonstrating problem-solving and root cause analysis highly analytical, detail-oriented, and strong business sense; proven ability to develop new ideas, creative solutions and demonstrated experience implementing such mechanisms

- Experience providing recommendations based on results of ad-hoc analyses to management for strategic decision-making

- Knowledge of large-scale data mining and reporting tools (i.e. SQL, Python, Essbase, and/or Cognos) and other financial systems (i.e. Oracle, SAP, Lawson, JD Edwards)

DURATION: 9 MONTHS

WORKING IN OFFICE AND REMOTELY IN EDINBURGH

Interested? Please Apply

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.