Financial Analyst

Posted 7 October by Encore Personnel



Up to £35k (Dependent on experience)

I'm looking to recruit a Finance Analyst to join a very well established engineering manufacturer who are looking to fill a gap in their existing finance team.

Duties for the role will include provision of financial information and expertise to ensure continuous improvement and rational, factually supported decision making. This role will suit an already fully qualified Management Accountant/Finance Analyst or someone that is part qualified and is working towards their ACCA/CIMA and is looking for a long-term position within the field.

As a Finance Analyst you will be required to:

  • Prepare, interpret and commentate weekly and monthly financial analyses in relevant areas
  • Analyse and report any variances as well as identify any actions required to address and prevent any issues arising
  • Inventory checks and inventory turn improvement activities
  • Budget preparation and comparison to performance
  • Carrying out detailed cost reviews
  • Providing training to other departments in order to improve company wide understanding of financial performance
  • Ensuring that all accounting policies and procedures are being followed

The ideal Finance Analyst will have:

  • Worked in a similar role
  • Background in working in Engineering/Manufacturing environments
  • Qualifications in Accounting
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work autonomously


Dunfermline, Edinburgh, Livingston, Maddiston, South Queensferry


  • Up to £35k (Flexibility depending on the candidate)
  • 33 days of Holiday
  • Contributory Pension
  • Internal progression
  • To be an integral part of a reputable, professional and friendly team


To be considered for this role, please click on the link provided. If you would like any further information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Taher Rahman or Adrian Karman.

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Required skills

  • ACCA
  • Accounting
  • Analysis
  • CIMA
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Management Accounting
  • Manufacturing
  • Finance Analyst

Application questions

Are you a qualified Accountant?
Are you currently employed?
Have you ever worked as an Accountant?

Reference: 39079534

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