Financial Analyst

  • Location
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • Category
    Banking & Financial Services - Analyst
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-022019-54767

An exciting new role has arisen for an experienced Financial Analyst to join a leading organisation based in Sheffield


In a role that's as interesting as it is diverse, you'll provide the top-level Management Information behind the strategic decisions the business makes - analysing and interpreting data to identify trends, highlight anomalies and flag up any issues which need to be addressed. Delivering your conclusions in the form of accurate, timely, robust and well-presented reports, you'll influence everything from purchasing to stock management, operations to sales performance, working closely with the Senior Executive team.


This role is the bridge between business and data where you are able to take complex business requirements and translate them into the appropriate output. Your outputs will range from the delivery of analysis in Excel to more complex dashboards. You will need to proactively build relationships across the business in a variety of departments to communicate and present solutions so that you're helping stakeholders make more informed decisions through the power of data.


The successful candidate will possess strong critical thinking and analytical skills and will have exceptional MS Excel skills including Formulas & Formatting, Lookup Functions and Pivot Tables.


Knowledge of Microsoft Power BI is also an advantage.


Key Duties and Responsibilities will include:



  • Developing, compiling and maintaining Daily, Weekly and Monthly MI reports for distribution across the Business

  • Helping users understand and interpret various MI Reports

  • Creating new MI reports to guide the Business in different strategies

  • Quality Assuring to ensure the integrity of MI distributed

  • Preparing presentations for sales team visits and Senior Exec meetings

  • Ad Hoc Projects & Support

  • Building Power BI reports on line


Person Specification


To be successful, you'll need to be highly numerate, and meticulous in your approach. Strong business analysis skills and attention to detail are a must. In addition to your technical know-how and talent for making sense of the numbers, will be your ability to share the insights you gain. With that in mind, you'll need to be a confident communicator - both in writing and in person and you will work well as part of a team.


This is a full time, permanent opportunity working Monday to Friday.


Adecco are an equal opportunities employer and are acting as an employment agency

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Nicola Swallow