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Senior Financial Analyst - 6 month FTC - Gaming

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: Up to £75000 per annum
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Stephanie Leetch
  • Contact Email: Stephanie.leetch@handle.co.uk
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Expiry Date: 20 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH100019

A leading entertainment giant are looking for a Senior Finance Analyst to join their gaming division on a 6 month fixed term contract. This is an excellent role for a qualified analyst with around 2 to 3 years post qualified experience.

The successful applicant will be responsible for delivering a clear forecast of future performance and providing insightful reporting and analysis on the UK games business.

Role

  • Act as trusted Business Partner to the UK and EMEA Games division
  • Deliver planning & forecasting processes
  • Ensure successful and compliant monthly/quarterly close
  • Managing variance analysis in monthly financial statements
  • Provide business advice for developing other business models for the mobile games business.
  • Responsibility for the review and/or calculation of all key financial information
  • Reporting and delivering key insightful analysis of actual business performance
  • Development of internal reporting and processes, in particular the Digital forecasting processes.
  • Provide commercial support to the sales team for digital and physical customers.
  • Evaluate new business models and commercial games opportunities

Candidate

  • Qualified Accountant with 1 or 2 post qualified experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and natural ability to communicate with non-finance professionals and senior stakeholders
  • Prior working experience within FP&A and business support
  • Prior experience or a genuine interest in working within media is highly desirable
  • Distribution or supply chain experience is highly desirable
  • Agility and intellectual curiosity is a must
  • Strong analytics with advanced excel, SAP and Hyperion experience would be highly advantageous
  • Immediately available to start

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