Financial Analyst

Job Title: Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Salary: Study Support
Reference: JN -102018-175322
Contact Name: Tom Ryan
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2018 17:19

Job Description

Finance Analyst

Salary between £42,000 and £45,000 DOE plus bonus and benefits.

The Company

I'm currently looking for a newly or part qualified finance analyst for a world leading global FMCG based in West London. They offer some great benefits including study support incentives and have a career development plan as well as a great working in a fun, engaging and dynamic environment.


  • Analysing monthly volume, revenue, gross profit forecast and results to provide insight to the sales business leaders
  • Identifying the underlying performance insights behind performance trends and proactively seeking to influence them.
  • Support the annual budget and forecast process by communicating with key stakeholders
  • Producing channel, package, customer and brand statements on a period basis
  • Provide update reports on volume, gross profit results and forecasts at the appropriate level
  • Evaluating and making recommendations on significant business proposals and activities.
  • Analysing effectiveness of promotions, customer investments and supporting customer revenue and pricing discussions.
  • Coaching and developing internal stakeholders to improve understanding and use of financial systems
  • Supporting the evaluation of new business opportunities by providing insightful support and challenging business partners in sales teams on profitability and financial feasibility of new customers.
  • Assisting in the co-ordination and preparation of the annual business plan, by liaising with the Key internal business partner to deliver volume and GP targets.

Key Skills

  • Part Qualified or Finalist Level Accountant ( ACA, ACCA or Equivalent)
  • Proven experience of Analysis, Budgets and Forecasting processes
  • Good Excel, ideally intermediate levels including model
  • Clear communicator both written and verbal
  • Results orientated person, who has good time management and organisational skills.

You must be eligible to work in the UK for this role.