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Finance Analyst

  • Employee status: Permanent
  • Closing date: Ongoing
  • Reference number: 37034
Finance Analyst - Commercial Finance
Osterley, West London

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

In our drive to build the best Finance team in Britain, our teams support great decisions through quick, clear actionable insight. They want to make it ‘brilliantly easy’ to do Finance, and by seizing better ways of doing things, our team adds value and increased efficiency at every turn. They strive to get the best out of the best people, by providing great development and progression.

The perks

As a valued employee of Sky, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. Plus, there’s a great range of other benefits to fit around your needs too.

Your key responsibilities

You will be responsible for providing financial analysis & support to a significant part of Sky.

. Financial Planning & Decision Support
. Support development of the business plan, annual budget and forecasts of both Financial and non-financial performance.
. Analysis and identification of risks and opportunities.
. Exercise of governance & control
. Management Reporting
. Preparation of management reporting & insight
. Preparation and analysis of results against budget/forecast/prior year, and discussing variances with stakeholders.
. Ad-hoc project work, providing detailed analysis to support decision making.
. Team management; Supervision of junior staff within your team.
. Continuous improvement of controls, systems and processes

Your skills

. You will be a qualified financial professional, with great experience.
. You will likely have worked with or for large, complex organisations, and developed the commercial/professional acumen required to build strong relationships with your finance and business customers.
. CIMA, ACA qualified or similar
. Degree, 2:1 or above
. Experience of managing senior stakeholders/partnering with the business
. Strong Excel skills
. Proficient PowerPoint Skills
If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today

Happy to talk flexible working
It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.
If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.
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