Financial Analyst: Planning and Analysis - Technology

Recruiter
Michael Page International Rec Ltd
Location
City Of London
Salary
£60k - £65k pa + benefits and bonus
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Analyst: Planning and Analysis - Technology.

This role provides financial support to the Global Wholesale Banking Technology groups

Client Details

My client is a tier one international bank located in over 150 countries around the world. My client is a leader in the banking and finance industry.

Description

The main responsibilities of the role are:

* Deliver timely, accurate and actionable management information to all clients for P&L (actual, budget and forecast)

* Act as business advisor to the senior managers we support, proactively dealing with requests and anticipating client needs

* Manage the preparation, posting & analysis of the monthly P&L

* Prepare regular and accurate forecasts for groups supported and liaise with US Finance counterparts

* Work with Global Finance controllers to co-ordinate regional reporting up to global/product levels and maintain relevant finance hierarchies.

* Provide the Global Wholesale Banking Technology businesses with adequate information to enable them to understand and challenge the costs allocated to them from support groups

* Manage and control the accrual and prepayment process for the groups supported

* Ad-hoc Project work including process improvements, standardisation and cost reduction analysis.

Profile

The role would suit a qualified finance professional (ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified or overseas equivalent) with previous FP&A experience, a process improvement mind-set and a desire to learn.

Candidates must:

* Have strong communication skills: the ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally to deliver financial information to senior management

* Be able to build partnerships with key internal clients and across CFO

* Take personal responsibility for delivering high quality work

* Be proactive and self motivated

* Be organised and able to manage workload efficiently

Job Offer

Working for a top tier investment bank, with endless career progression and top notch training available for successful candidate