Financial Planning and Analysis

Financial Planning and Analysis

Job Title: Financial Planning and Analysis
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Start Date: 04/01/2019
Reference: JO0000001097
Contact Name: David Whittle
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 19:14

Job Description

Financial Planning and Analysis Accountant
£35,000 - £40,000pa + Pension + Bonus

About our client

Wallis Lynch is working with our Coventry based client in their quest to appoint an ambitious Part Qualified FP & A Accountant. Our client has been through some significant changes in ownership in recent history and are looking for a passionate and driven individual to be part of the new regime. Renown for driving innovation our client is seeking an equally driven and passionate professional who would take great pride in being part of a culture that promotes continuous improvement.

Scope of the role:

Reporting to a newly appointed Finance Director you will play a pivotal role in supporting Finance and the wider business in delivering strategic planning, business analysis and a transparency and visibility on all reporting activities.It is desire of the Finance Director for the successful candidate to be involved in all aspects of the Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly finance activities but specific tasks will include:-

  • Production of the Monthly reporting including insightful analysis, preparation of accruals and prepayments across all aspects of the business from manufacturing through sales and into after market
  • Supply chain and inventory management
  • Reconciliation of Balance Sheet and P & L Accounts
  • Business partnering with various internal stakeholders to ensure effective cost centre management
  • Profitability analysis across customer and products
  • Product costing including standard costing and variance analysis
  • Project appraisals and CapEx control
  • Inter-company accounting
  • Support in the ongoing development of reporting and systems

What our client is looking for

This role is suited to someone who is passionate about driving excellence and an experienced finance professional. ideally with an accountancy based degree and a level of experience of working in an analytically focussed finance role, You will perhaps be working towards the latter stages of your professional accountancy qualification or perhaps recently qualified but not getting the exposure you really desire from your current role. Previous experience of working in a Manufacturing environment would of course be highly advantageous but in the eyes of the Finance Director its very much about attitude, desire and a willingness to self-develop. If you enjoy and embrace challenge and change then you will be sure to thrive under their stewardship. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a new era for our client. Part of a team who collectively will drive forward the business and not be afraid to suggest and deliver positive change.

What's on offer:

In addition to the competitive salary they offer support towards studies, company pension, Bonus, Free parking and an earlier finish on Fridays...what's not to like !
Our client is ready to interview immediately and is reacting to suitable candidates very quickly, please do not delay in expressing your interest if the above appeals.

Wallis Lynch operates as an employment business and employment agency for the provision of temporary and permanent vacancies.

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