£25000 - £40000 per annum
6 months ago
A high growth Insurance company based in London are searching for a junior financial analyst to join their team. The main purpose of the role is to Help sculpt the financial structure of the company and enable the business to record, track and measure performance of platforms and dashboards.
The junior financial analyst will also act as support to the Finance Business Partners to help continually improve financial performance and decision-making through reporting, analysis and planning.
§Work closely with the other business units in order to capture and correctly allocate all income and costs of the business on a monthly basis.
§Analyse costs identifying and providing evidence of capital and operational spend.
§Develop strong working relationships with finance business partners and an understanding of the business to provide tailored finance support to each team.
§Provide high quality and timely advice, information, analysis, reporting and interpretation to support effective decision making and performance management.
§Assistance in production of finance packs with commentary.
§Assist finance business partners in the setting of annual budgets and mid-year forecasts.
§Support the improvement of management reporting and analysis.
§Understand the current business processes and assist in the development of systems and procedures to ensure strong financial controls are run across all business units
§Develop strong relationships with the Business Units, Suppliers & Markets
§Respond to the Business Units' requirements as appropriate
§Provide ad hoc relevant management information to senior management where requested, maintaining quality service for business as usual activities
§Accuracy and attention to detail
§Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
§Ambitious and self-motivated
§Ability to react positively to change
§Ability to think laterally and solve problems using own initiative and challenge the status quo where necessary
§Strong excel skills
§Implementation and improvement of processes and controls
§Provision of support to finance business partners, e.g. commercial analysis, budgets & forecasts etc.
§Qualified or Part Qualified Accountant for a recognized body (ACCA/CIMA etc) or qualified by experience