FINANCE ANALYST – GLOBAL MEDIA GROUP

Phil Rands

£50 – 60k+ Excellent Benefits – London, EC1V

A Financial Analyst (FP&A) is needed to join a global media group that boasts a fantastic collaborative culture. Working from their office in London, expect to build on your background in financial analysis to provide Financial Planning and Analysis support for global brands such as CNET, Gamespot, and ZDNet.
 
With a portfolio of brands and digital platforms this leading group improves every aspect of the consumer journey, helping people make better decisions while unleashing transformative growth for businesses and partners. Everything they do is powered by their world-class platform of technology, data and deep digital expertise. They are now seeking a Finance Analyst / Financial Analyst (FP&A) to regularly interface with the sales leaders in the UK office to review sales pipelines and forecasts.
 
Reporting to the Finance Manager the Finance Analyst / Financial Analyst will be responsible for maintaining weekly and monthly forecasts for all areas of the P&L with a strong focus on sales reporting and analysis. Whether you are producing weekly pipeline reports; maintaining UK budget / forecast; approving invoices; completing annual reports (IAB & budgets); or  conducting a detailed review of the UK P&L it will be your strong understanding of the digital advertising model that ensures accurate financial reporting. 
 
To qualify… You should be a Finance Analyst (FP&A)/ Financial Analyst / Financial Planner / Financial planning and Analysis Advisor / Accountant or similar with a CV that demonstrates:
  • Extensive experience as a Finance Analyst included at least 2 years at a global digital media company.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
  • Understanding of basic accounting principles.
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of systems (i.e., Workday, Adaptive, Salesforce). 
In return, Finance Analyst / Financial Analyst can expect superb benefits and a fantastic environment that everyone truly loves to be in.