Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Sheridan Maine London
Location
London
Salary
230.00 GBP Annual
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
Contract Type
Freelance
One of London's oldest and most recognised companies are currently seeking a Finance Analyst to join their team on a temporary basis. The company's expertise lye's in fine art, jewelry and many other collectable items that everyone is especially keen to obtain!

We are looking for a switched on assertive hardworking individual who is meticulous . We are looking for proactivity! You will be able to work within a fast paced environment and work to tight deadlines.

Duties include:

* Formulating financial targets and budgets in accordance with the strategy determined by the business

* Financial modelling to support the reporting & accurate forecasting of contract income, commissions and operating costs

* Operational responsibility for all areas of finance including billing, account payable and credit control

* Identifying areas of sales growth rates and profitable and loss-making projects giving guidance to consultants when costing of new bids

* Conducting revenue trending analysis for all divisions

* Compiling month end profit and loss packs including variance analysis to budget and forecast

* Challenging accounts where depreciation rates or economic lives are unreasonable

* Responsible for the fixed asset register, depreciation calculation and the retirement of assets

* Overseeing the reconciliation of core accounting and fixed asset modules

* Monitoring and providing closure of monthly creditors, debtors, payroll, bank and plant modules in the accounting system

* Reviewing and overseeing various balance sheet accounts

* Providing assistance with financial reporting such as cash flow statement preparation

* Compiling KPI dashboards summarising profitability of individual projects

* Responsible for utilisation preparation, evaluation and reports employees compared to targets for the management accounts and individual projects

* Responsible for preparation of utilisation reports per consultant, of chargeable and non-chargeable hours against budget

* Preparing monthly management accounts

* Reconcileing all control accounts including bank accounts, creditors and debtors and directors control accounts

* Supporting FD with financial reviews of profit and loss and balance sheet to maintain budget targets

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Contact Richard Bishop via email [Email address removed]