Finance Analyst

Job Title: Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH80116
Contact Name: Jade Olanrewaju
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 05, 2019 10:34

Job Description

Handle are looking for a Part Qualified Finance Analyst to work in London. This role offers a great working environment, collaborative team atmosphere and great company perks.

Key skills:

  • 2-3 years experience working within a similar industry
  • Part qualified or finalist ACCA/CIMA
  • Confident working with large amounts of data
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment
  • Flexible with a proactive 'can-do' attitude

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the preparation of various forecasting, accounting and reporting to support management planning and decision making
  • Maintaining an in depth understanding of the financial structure, objectives and vision of the agency
  • Examining and evaluating the financial health of the business, offering your recommendations
  • Assisting with the preparation of group budgets, forecasts and re forecasts
  • Comparing historical results against the forecasts to evaluate variance analysis and suggest improvements
  • Generating weekly financial reporting, producing snapshot data when required
  • Cash flow and FX planning
  • Reconciling and advising on existing foreign currency trades and contracts
  • Performing company and client analysis based on metrics including growth, profitability, efficiency and affordability
  • Preparing reports to allow for strategic decision making within the senior management meeting
  • Working alongside client services and senior management on the analysis and commercial insights required for RFI's and client requests
  • Supporting the department heads with analysis, such as utilisation and client profitability
  • Working closely with the finance team to maintain and refine financial processes
  • Carrying out data housekeeping of our project management system for accurate reporting
  • Analysing projects to ensure rate cards and exchange rates are correct; advising where necessary
  • Monitoring agency time sheets to check they are completed on a weekly basis

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.