Our client has an urgent requirement for a Junior Finance Manager / Financial Accountant to join their growing team;
This role operationally reports directly to Snr Finance Manager
Provide fact-based insight into the performance of a key business division
Manage end to end budget & forecasting process
Assist contractual negotiations
Ensure EOM reporting deadlines are met
Preparation of Profit and Loss statements for review by Snr Finance Manager
Review of Balance Sheets to determine account balances with anomalies, and complete actions required addressing those anomalies.
Provide weekly/ monthly variance analysis and commentary on significant variances from budget and from previous months actual
Prepare monthly financial Summary Reports for Management and Customers
Post month end accounting journals
Perform monthly and ad hoc Reporting
Creation and implementation of new reports as required by managers and stakeholders.
Attend and participate in audits at Units
Assist with implementing changes in the departmental function as dictated by the business needs.
Proactively identify opportunities for continuous improvement of Finance and Reconciliation processes,
CIMA, ACCA or ACA Part/Fully Qualified
Minimum 5+ years business analysis or financial management experience.
Exceptional communication skills across full stakeholder spectrum.
Strong technical accounting skills.
Strong commercial awareness.
Advanced Excel skills.
Ability to multitask and manage your time efficiently.
Strong problem-solving skills.
Demonstrates strong organisational / time management skills.
Ability to handle challenging situations with tact and diplomacy.
Demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of stakeholders in a high volume, high value environment.
Sound Logistic & Supply Chain or retail experience preferred.
Catering industry would be an advantage.
Possess a high degree of professionalism.
Excellent interpersonal skills with an analytical and methodical approach