Financial Data Analyst

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    Worcestershire, England

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    £48000.00 - £52000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Brent Slocombe

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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This position is responsible for delivering financial analysis that provides insight and enhances decision making. The position holder will be able to provide a view on performance and opportunities that exist for further investigation and/or improvements by Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) and other business teams.

This position will support process improvements by delivering new technology solutions to management reporting and will support report standardization and rationalization This position holder helps to provides information in a structured way to provide insight, assessing historic & current business performance, highlighting areas of opportunity for improvement for the FP&A team to then action. This position requires strong financial analysis, business acumen, influencing and change management skills.

Main Tasks:

* Ensure timely and accurate financial and management reporting and analysis of business performance (KPIs, and Metrics)

* Partner effectively with FP&A for reporting and data needs, defining which performance indicators will be needed to explain/measure business performance

* Design and deliver the reports with the right level of analysis appropriate for the stakeholder * Supports and implements process simplification and enhancements to standardize and improve business information

* Provides input and identifies opportunities to improve data integrity and usefulness for effective management reporting * Leveraging technology (Tableau, Power BI, SAP) to provide clear and accurate reports

* Able to continuously improve the level of management reporting within the team

* Provide commentary and initial analysis and interpretation of the results to the business which are further used by FP&A for longer term planning/ scenarios

* Bachelor Degree or equivalent qualification in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration * Qualified Accountant - qualified through any of the following; ACMA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA

* Advanced Excel and data analytics including demonstrated ability using BI tools (Tableau, Power BI, Alteryx and other data tools) in order to visualise data and create management dashboards and KPI's that can be used by Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)

* Able to adapt and learn new technology and tools * Strong analysis and ability to present financial information in a clear manner to stakeholders which help to drive improved business decisions

* Experience in a manufacturing environment would be advantageous but not essential

* Experience leveraging financial and business systems to monitor business activities and aid in decision making

* Strong interpersonal skills, able to work in a local finance team as well as working with colleagues based globally

* Critical ability to deal with a large level of ambiguity and large scale change processes

* Strong process driven mindset and curious to continuously look at opportunities for improvement of processes

* Excellent communication skills in fluent English Our Offer In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest private companies in the world