Harper May is currently working very closely with one of the world's leading diamond merchants. This luxury brand prides itself on looking to the natural world for inspiration which has helped them create their most iconic pieces. With a turnover of £190m this multi-national company is looking for an experienced senior finance business analyst to join their ever growing finance team. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and have experience managing a large team of individuals.
Experience / Achievements
o Business partnering experience, in an industry environment preferably.
o Experience on managing people.
o Budget/forecast preparation experience.
o Strong business awareness and commercial acumen.
o Experience on presenting to Senior Management would be beneficial in this role.
o Experience on working with non-finance business areas.
o The ability to communicate clearly and effectively at multiple levels, verbally and in writing.
o Experience of managing projects and ad hoc tasks alongside regular tasks to strict deadlines.
o Qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA or equivalent.
Skills / Knowledge
o Excellent IT Skills including advanced Excel skills (Pivot, Vlookupsetc), working experience withMicrosoft Word, Outlook and Power Point.
o Strong analytical skills and the ability to show initiative particularly with large data sets.
o Ability to work both independently and as a team confidently.
o High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
o Enthusiastic, positive and proactive approach.
o Keen to take ownership of tasks and mentor less experienced members of the team.
o Experience of using accounting systems (SAP) would be valuable.