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Senior Finance Analyst

  • Location City of London, London
  • Job-type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH96827


Investigo are currently working with a market leading Health business. This is an opportunity for a 3 month contract position for a Senior Finance Analyst.

  • Responsible for performing the day-to-day general ledger accounting, reconciliations and analysis for a division
  • Monitor and reconcile general ledger, providing accurate and complete analysis of the accounts
  • Responsible for month-end and year-end close and for the preparation and analysis of the monthly financial reporting
  • Prepare all Financial Reporting requirements
  • Perform balance sheet account reconciliations, account analysis, accrual calculations, and other related accounting documents/schedules
  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Supports the month-end process and reporting cycles, producing relevant budgetary information
  • Monitor compliance with corporate policies and procedures
  • Monitor WIP posting and invoicing
  • Monitor agency expenses - support cost accrual
  • Translates financial information and analysis on cash flow, revenue, and profitability into actionable steps for client teams to drive better results
  • Emerging ability to identify potential problems in existing environment and provide solutions before they manifest themselves in material financial results
  • Supports the client finance team in selectively gathering relevant financial information to analyse financial results
  • Knowledge of regulatory environment and industry to develop and evaluate agency financial processes and controls
  • Works with internal and external auditors - gathering and providing necessary information

Client Relationship Expertise

  • Models a positive, approachable, and professional manner and demonstrates a willingness to work with internal clients to meet their needs
  • Develops, manages and advances relationships with team members and clients
  • Works with clients and team members to identify their needs and recommend potential courses of action
  • Maintains trust and credibility with team members and other colleagues by quickly responding to their needs - always following up and delivering high-quality work
  • Readily adjusts priorities to respond to pressing and changing demands
  • Uses others' time appropriately (e.g. gathering input from team members)
  • Persuades by presenting facts, analysis and solutions in a way that addresses the business needs

Skills/Attributes

  • You'll have prior experience in a similar level position, operating at a finance analyst level
  • We are ideally looking for experience of working within a marketing/advertising/creative agency or similar industry
  • You will need to be ACA, CIMA or ACCA part qualified with recent exam success
  • You should hold a degree-level qualification from an accredited college or university, ideally within finance or accounting
  • You'll be personable, well-spoken, engaging and have the ability to develop internal relationships and present with a powerful, persuasive style
  • You should be able to demonstrate grace when working under pressure or to tight deadlines
  • You should have demonstrable experience of flexibility when working across multiple business units
  • You should be able to travel within the EU and globally as required

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