Finance Analyst

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Local Government

Location: London

Type: Temporary

Date posted: 22/03/2019

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 months +

Salary: £170 - £210 per day


A leading research institute has a new opening for a role as an interim Finance Analyst situated in the heart of central London.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a globally respected organisation that is looking to recruit this key financial post on an initial 6 month interim basis. The role will entail working closely with the Senior Management Accountant to advice budget holders whilst also producing consolidated management accounts.

The key responsibilities of this role are as follows:

  • To produce accurate and timely consolidated management accounts.
  • Advice budget holders on routine accounting matters as required.
  • Assist the Senior Management Accountant in a range of duties, including; budgeting, year end accounts and forecasting.
  • Handling the organisations VAT returns.
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors when required.
  • Maintain the nominal ledger to ensure all transactions are correct whilst insuring that the establishment complies within their financial regulations.
  • To produce monthly payroll journal and prepare payments of deductions.

Key person specification:

  • High levels of IT skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office and especially Excel.
  • Excellent organisational and management skills, with an ability to work to specific deadlines.
  • Experienced at audit preparation and management accountancy tasks.
  • Adaptability and flexible with a particular willingness to learn new skills as systems and needs develop.
  • CCAB part qualified or a degree in a finance related subject are essential.

You must be available to start by the 22nd April.

If you feel that you posses the skills and the experience we’re looking for then we would like for you to send us your resume and your ideal day rate. Please note applications will be reviewed prior to closing and as such immediate application is recommended.

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