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Finance Analyst

Finance Analyst

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-qualified & Transactional Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Sommerville

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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My Client is looking for a Part Qualified Finance Analyst to join there Central London based Office. This is a forward thinking, fast paced business area operating within a flexible working environment with scope for personal & career development.

What you will do:

  • You will support the commercial finance forecast activities for each quarter ('Charging Statement' / 'Indicative Budget'), the annual business and long term plan.
  • Continue to drive improvement in financial processes, business analysis and reporting.
  • Review Contract Amendments and ensure Finance Models and Finance Schedules are updated correctly by Service Provider teams.
  • Update finance system with the months actuals
  • Update financial forecasting system with the most up to date information for contractual information (e.g. indexation, new charges and payment milestone certificates).
  • Raise PO's and goods reciting for all recurring spend and financing
  • Review PO's raised by the business. Ensure correct vendor, WBS and General Ledger Account
  • Substantiation of financial information in the financial system - e.g. Dates (milestone achieved, invoice start, invoice end, finance charges, operating charges, asset/liability long-term and short-term).
  • Preparation of monthly journals for project accruals, milestone recognition and finance charges
  • Reconcile the monthly components of SAP actuals and BPC.
  • Build relationships with the external suppliers, attend monthly meetings and ensure our payables are aligned to their receivables

Team participation:

  • You will work closely with the FP&A Manager to develop and deliver high quality reporting for the commercial finance function.
  • They will provide financial support to the Finance Business Partners, develop value-add insight to action, and work together with the Finance Transformation Manager and members of the wider business to drive change and efficiencies in the way we operate.
  • This role will also work closely with the Financial Reporting team to ensure accuracy of recording of the large service provider contracts.


  • Experience of working in a commercial finance role
  • Desire to work towards a professional finance qualification or CIMA/ACA/ACCA part-qualified or equivalent
  • Track record of implementing change to improve financial processes
  • Confident dealing with non-financial stakeholders
  • Demonstrates initiative and takes responsibility for issues, seeing them through to completion
  • Excellent Excel and communication skills
  • Effective communicator - both written and spoken
  • Takes ownership of financial processes, leading the commercial finance team approach and financial requirements
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • An eye for detail, ability to review/quality assure documentation and provide constructive feedback
  • Design, build and manage financial model reports / models

If you would be interested in this amazing opportunity contact Matthew Sommerville at