Financial Analyst in UK

June 6, 2024
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Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct financial analysis, including variance analysis, trend analysis, and scenario modeling, to support business decision-making and drive performance improvement.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports, highlighting key insights and trends for management review.
  • Assist in budgeting, forecasting, and long-range planning processes, working closely with various stakeholders to develop accurate and actionable financial plans.
  • Evaluate financial performance against key performance indicators (KPIs) and benchmarks, identifying areas for improvement and recommending corrective actions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to provide financial insights and support strategic initiatives, such as pricing analysis, product profitability analysis, and investment evaluations.
  • Develop and maintain financial models and tools to streamline processes, enhance efficiency, and improve accuracy in financial reporting and analysis.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, regulatory changes, and best practices in financial analysis, and proactively apply this knowledge to enhance the company’s financial performance.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a related field; Master’s degree or professional certification (e.g., CFA, CPA) is a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to interpret complex financial data, draw meaningful conclusions, and present findings in a clear and concise manner.
  • Proficiency in financial modeling, forecasting, and budgeting techniques, using tools such as Excel, SQL, and financial planning software.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues at all levels of the organization.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and precision in financial analysis and reporting.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, prioritize tasks effectively, and meet tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP/IFRS and relevant regulatory requirements is desirable.