Financial Analyst Job | GB251116 - Howett Thorpe

Financial Analyst
Gatwick, West Sussex

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Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 per annum

Benefits: Competitive benefits package
Reference number GB251116
Added on Nov 25, 2016

About The Role

Within this role you will be the pivotal link between the wider business and the finance team, providing support to the Finance Business Partner in the delivery of targets.

Within this role you will be not only challenging the business but also the finance function, ensuring the corporate strategy is met and the information provided can give an insightful and meaningful reflection of the business performance.

Within this role you will be involved with:

  • Review of Management Accounts, Budgets, Reforecasts, Long Range Plans, Business Cases and financial models
  • Provide input and challenge the decision making from both business and financial perspective
  • Drive and monitor progress towards achievements of operational targets
  • Take ownership for the financial reporting and planning process, ensuring alignment with the corporate strategy
  • Establish effective internal controls within the business

About Our Client

One of the leading brands within the aviation industry, with opportunities to grow and develop within the group of companies.

About You

We are looking for individuals that have the commercial abilities to interact with both finance and non-finance staff within the business.  Skills and experiences required include:

  • You must hold a professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • You will be educated to degree level
  • Experience of budgetary control and business/ financial planning
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and reap the rewards of success
  • Have a strong personality to challenge those around you, no matter how senior within the business

Things you should know

This organisation is able to offer a comprehensive benefits package alongside bonus potential and study support.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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