Finance Analyst

Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Jack Pleon

Finance Analyst


Finance Analyst required to join a globally established defence / engineering company in the Faslane area.

As the successful Finance Analyst you will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • 9 day working fortnight (Every other Friday off)
  • Long list of company benefits

The responsibilities for the Finance Analyst will include but are not limited to:

  • Develop a clear understanding of the cost drivers to the business output
  • Develop and maintain a financial model to assist in all aspects of bids and proposals
  • Financial assistance in Account Management and Business Development
  • Validate and develop the labour rates utilised in all aspects of Charging and Costing
  • Assisting in the development of the Finance Teams Output
  • Assist in the introduction of increased rigour to financial control within the business
  • Review the use of SAP and its reporting suite capability
  • Develop and assist in aspects of financial modelling within the business
  • Review Financial Processes and procedures within the business

Requirements (Skill set) for the Finance Analyst include:

  • Part qualified or qualified with an Accounting Body
  • Degree educated
  • Excellent Financial modelling skills
  • Experience of working within a Business Development environment
  • Ability to interact at all levels within an organisation

Desirable skills for the Finance Analyst:

  • Experience of MOD contracts
  • Project Ledger accounting and overhead rates
  • Customer interaction in account development

The Finance Analyst will need to be eligible for SC clearance (Security clearance)

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