Lead Financial Trading Analyst (Temp 24 months)
Based : Belfast
Reporting to: Planning Accountant
Roles & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be expected to:
Provide support to the Finance and Trading departments in all areas of margin, supplier income and profitability reporting
Be a key player in the forecasting and budgeting processes
Complete weekly, periodic and quarterly reporting requirements
Be responsible for the production and analysis of key reports for Trading and Finance which are used to monitor and report on all aspects of trading performance and to drive the business
Qualified accountant or finalist with membership/student membership of a professional accountancy body e.g. CIMA, ACA, ACCA
At least 2 years' experience as a Financial Analyst, management accountant or similar role gained in a face paced environment.
Previous experience of margin reporting and variance analysis
Previous experience of budget/forecasting preparation
Strong IT Skills, in particular proficiency in Microsoft Excel and dealing with large data sets
Ability to plan and prioritise workloads to agreed deadlines
Ability to build strong cross functional relationships
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
Ability to work on own initiative
3rd level education in business, Finance or Accounting
Previous experience of budget/forecast preparation
Previous experience in the retail/wholesale sector particularly in the area of margin/profit analysis
Exposure to Oracle systems
Exposure to Qlikview systems
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