Banking & Financial Services

Senior Financial Analyst

Not Specified

The Senior Finance Analyst is working for a global publishing brand within the project accounting and reporting process. The role is on a three month contract based in Belfast.

Description:

Working within the Oracle Projects Finance team in our Finance Services client, this position offers a chance to do more than just month-end close and general ledger work. The Projects Finance team will have a deep understanding of end-to-end processes and the inter-connectedness of Projects within the Oracle ERP. This position provides a chance to make an impact on the day-to-day operations of Oracle Project accounting users in a Global company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Financial Analysis Month-end consolidation of YTD investment general ledger transactional data prior to reconciliation with and entry into group reporting application Biannual and year-end statutory group reporting input, provision of evidential analysis and resolution of external audit requests
Prepare monthly fixed asset movement schedules detailing investment spend, transfers to asset register etc
Prepare and book Projects JEs related to timing issues in the Intercompany processing schedule, Cash Flow reporting reclasses, Accruals/Adjustments needed for Known Issues Consolidation and reconciliation of project subledger (Beta reports) to general ledger actuals and provision of reconciliations including budgetary variations as essential daily month-end MI packs to Finance stakeholders
Assisting business and finance users with financial investigations, nominal workflow mapping, national tax authority queries and statement of financial position open item resolution
Monthly deep-dive analysis of development project construction-in-progress (CIP) spend, reconciliation and resolution of global model exceptions Cross-functional partnering with Business to facilitate broader understanding of Project Accounting Ways of Working and provide operational and directional support as needed with BPO and Technology teams to ensure understanding of end-to-end issues and work towards resolution with Global Process Owners to ensure opportunities for process improvements are raised and solutioned to ensure operational excellence Month-End coordination and support
Process data uploads on an as-needed basis specifically related to month-end budget adjustments, and do the necessary trouble shooting when there are issues
Manage month-end process with BPO, MSS, and communication with GL team Operational and Directional support to Oracle Projects end users (800+) providing individual or group assistance with standard process and procedures to end user
Perform key data reconciliations and monitor/report on KPIs to ensure complete, accurate, and timely financial reporting
System configuration and maintenance Creation of new expenditure types Configure new organization combinations based on Chart of Accounts requests Additional tasks as neededRequirements:

Ability to prioritize daily, weekly and monthly tasks in order to meet deadlines
Ability to draw concise, well supported recommendations based on detailed analysis of the given issue
Highly organized with strong attention to detail
Strong customer service skills
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Motivated to take initiative to tackle challenges and projects
Proficiency utilizing Microsoft Office products, including advanced knowledge of Excel and VBA Experience in SQL
ACA/CIMA/ACCASkills:

microsoft excel
vba
sql
oracle Job Title: Senior Financial Analyst

Location: Belfast, UK

Rate/Salary: .00 GBP Daily

Job Type: Contract

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