Financial Analyst

Merje are pleased to be partnering with a well know services business based in West Yorkshire. Our client is looking for an ambitious part qualified Accountant to join the team on a permanent basis. This is a great opportunity for an ACCA or CIMA studier to further develop their career in a commercial role.


The role:


The Financial Analyst will be responsible for the following;

  • You will perform thorough analysis of the balance sheet and P&L to provide a proper control environment and ensure that reports have a high degree of accuracy.
  • Production of monthly profit and loss management account schedules.
  • Production of financial period overhead cost centre reports for business unit managers taking a proactive role in investigation of the issues arising and variances.
  • You will build and maintain strong working relationships with a variety of departments across the organisation. 
  • You will drive automation and efficiency by identifying opportunities to improve reporting systems and liaising and implement changes. 
  • Other ad-hoc transactional duties will also be a requirement of the job. 

Key requirements:

  • Actively studying ACCA or CIMA
  • Finance experience in a similar capacity
  • Experience with P&L, Accruals and Prepayments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to comfortably present to auditors and senior management 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills