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Finance Analyst - Fast Track into Management

Finance Analyst – Fast Track| £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits | UK & Europe

Morson are proud to be partnering with a Global Sustainable Logistics Company looking to recruit a Finance Analyst with exceptional analytical and interpersonal skills To join the Strategy & Finance Execution team.

The successful candidate will spend 18 months on 3-6 months rotations in different analyst roles, throughout the finance function, with a supported development plan.

By the end of the program the candidate should have developed the skills and competencies required to be successful in a Finance management role.

The position is Hybrid (Manchester or London and remote working) with travel to the Manchester or London office when required. Please do not apply for this role if you are looking for a fully remote position.

Reporting to the Finance Director for Strategy & Execution, the Finance Analyst Key Accountabilities will be:

  • Partner the business to ensure that decisions are made in the best interest of our customers, our organization and our shareholders
  • Articulate clearly and simply, to the whole business, the levers and drivers that can deliver the strategic objectives
  • Identification of strategic business initiatives and actions to drive improvements in functional performance to achieve forecasts and targets
  • Provides business with analytics and insights to create value
  • Ability to combine FP&A data analytics with business insights to produce accurate budgets and forecasts and clearly measure and communicate performance against these
  • Manage Commercial Finance activities to drive optimum profitability
  • Performs the analytics on post investment reviews and monitoring investments, ensuring corrective action is undertaken where required
  • Supports the implementation and application of a globally and regionally consistent commercial policy, through the use of standard practices and tools
  • Supports the adoption of standard finance tools and processes
  • Provides analytical support on supply chain, operations, transport, plant cost analysis, business case preparation, improvement initiatives, supply chain business case governance and global alignment
  • Provides support for future looking ad-hoc analysis
  • Supervise standard and ad-hoc Finance reporting to serve internal customers efficiently and effectively

What we are looking for –

  • Ambitious Finance Analysts, looking to join a program specifically designed to fast track you into management, and progress your career within a successful, growing Global business.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance/ Accounting or certified accountant (e.g. ACA, CIMA, CPA)
  • 3+ years of Finance experience preferably for complex multinational businesses, with Commercial and Supply Chain Finance expertise
  • Experience of working with and effectively business partnering senior business leaders.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Languages; English and other European language (verbal /written) is highly desirable
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Established financial, commercial and strategic analysis skills
  • Base level financial modelling skills (DCF Analysis, scenario analysis, business case development, business valuations, and operational modelling)
  • Commercial acumen with demonstrated strength in solving both structured and unstructured problems
  • Advanced Word / Excel / PowerPoint skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to enable the effective management of stakeholders
  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively to deadlines and without supervision

Location: Hybrid (Manchester or London and remote working) with travel to the Manchester or London office when required.

Please do not apply for this role if you are looking for a fully remote position.

Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits

Duration: Permanent

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity, you must APPLY NOW, making sure to attach your up-to-date CV.

*Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an initial telephone interview. If selected from the shortlist, a 1 or 2 stage formal interview process will begin.

Manchester, England, UK