Financial Analyst

Cranfield University - Finance Professional Service Unit

2 Posts (22.5 hours per week, working pattern to be agreed)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for two part-time Financial Analysts in our Finance Professional Services Unit.

Working within an embedded School Finance team, you will provide financial support across a wide range of financial activities.  Responsibilities will include resolving queries on financial processes and systems and holding meetings with budget holders to discuss key variances.  You will also contribute to the provision of management information and undertake account analysis to highlight and identify trends.

You must have experience of delivering annual budgets and quarterly forecast projections and be able to give insightful variance analysis to improve the quality of financial information.  It is essential that you can take ownership, drive delivery and promote process improvements.  You must have a strong technical knowledge and excellent interpersonal skills.

You will be AAT or part CCAB qualified or have equivalent work-based experience.  Strong Microsoft Office knowledge and skills are essential, especially advanced Excel and Outlook.

Apply online now at or contact us for further details on E: or T: +44 (0)1234 750111 Ext. 4223. For any enquiries, please quote reference number 2337.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 11 December 2016

Interviews due to be held: Week commencing 19 December 2016

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