Financial Analyst - Scottish Borders

Industry & Commerce - Part Qualified Accountant
Ref: 3051 Date Posted: Monday 21 Oct 2019
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iMultiply are delighted to be engaged on the role of Financial Analyst for a reputable organisation based in the Scottish Borders.

The Company

This business operates worldwide and aims to be an industry leader in their sector.The organisation has positively diversified over the past few years which has significantly improved performance, customer experience and the demand & need to increase headcount. The company are very financially stable which creates an excellent platform for further growth and expansion both locally & internationally.

The Role

The position of Financial Analyst is a permanent position where you will be responsible for delivering valuable insight both internally and externally to influence strategy & the commercial decisions. Due to the strength, depth and experience of the existing finance team, the business has the ability to take on a candidate at various levels and tailor accordingly:

  • Graduate/ Trainee Accountant- Presenting the ability to constantly take on additional responsibilities & increase exposure.
  • Part Qualified/Finalist - Ability to hit the ground running and take on processes as efficiently as possible.

On Offer

The role of Financial Analyst will offer a wide-ranging salary depending on experience level between £25,000 - £35,000 and include a competitive benefits package. The role is accessible from the following locations: Melrose, St Boswells, Coldstream, Kelso, Jedburgh, Galashiels, Innerleithen, Hawick, Selkirk, Midlothian.

You will be involved in but not restricted to the following duties:

  • Ownership of customer forecasting process
  • Production and presentation of monthly reporting packs both internally & externally
  • Attending and contributing to internal & external business reviews
  • Finance business partnering with non-financial stakeholders
  • Commercial/financial analysis which assists with strategic decision-making including product analysis, pricing, margins etc.
  • P&L review & analysis
  • Short, medium and long-term forecasting
  • Interrogating and manipulating high volumes of complex data
  • Assisting with month-end
  • Assisting with budgeting
  • Balance sheet reconciliations

To be considered for this opportunity you must have the following experience:

  • Part qualified, finalist or Trainee Accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA)
  • Intermediate to advanced user of Excel
  • Ability to engages with senior internal & external stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • At least 1 years’ experience in a similar role is advantageous

Please do not hesitate to contact Hamish Law on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion.