Walters People have partnered with a leading organisation based in Walsall who are looking for a Finance Graduate on a permanent basis in a newly created role due to continued growth. Reporting into the Finance Manager, this position would best suit a recent graduate who has completed a placement year and is looking to pursue a professional qualification.
Key Responsibilities as Finance Graduate:
* Generate value for the business through financial planning and reporting on performance against targets, providing insight and analysis to improve future performance.
* Collaborate effectively with colleagues both within finance and across the wider business, developing strong relationships. Regularly report on the status of Commercial Income raised and resolve queries with the Product team for individual claims.
* Analyse payments to identify improvements to ensure suppliers are paid accurately and on time.
* Preparation and entry of journals, including accruals and prepayments Preparing balance sheet reconciliations with items, exposures and material
* Support the Commercial Income claim process. Respond to Supplier queries relating to commercial income claims.
* Have regular meetings and liaise with the Product team to seek to optimise commercial income opportunities.
* Finance contact for Intercompany, liaising with different departments and Group to agree balances and accurate reporting.
* Look for new ways to deliver information that helps users better understand the key business issues. Ensuring that the data that is being worked on is accurate and that the reports are issued on time
About you as the Finance Graduate:
* Be highly numerate and analytical with the ability to gather, manipulate and present large quantities of data effectively
* Commercially aware with the ability to challenge on all levels.
* "Can do" approach with strong initiative and drive
* A good working knowledge of all Microsoft applications, with good working skills in Excel
For more information about this, or other finance roles please contact Robert McShane at Walters People on