Finance Analyst

Anderson Knight

Finance Analyst

£42000 - £45000 + Excellent Benefits

Anderson Knight, Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 31 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: MS/AK/0089

Full Job Description

Anderson Knight are seeking a talented Commercial Finance Analyst to join one of our key clients, a major player within the FMCG industry. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and fast-paced environment, where you will work closely with cross-functional teams to drive business growth and financial success.


As a Commercial Finance Analyst, you will be responsible for providing financial support and analysis to the business, driving insight and decision-making to improve profitability and operational performance.


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Partnering with commercial teams to develop and deliver financial plans and forecasts, identifying risks and opportunities for growth
  • Conducting analysis on pricing, promotions, and product performance to drive strategic decision-making
  • Developing and maintaining financial models and reporting systems to support business operations
  • Identifying opportunities for cost optimization and driving continuous improvement initiatives
  • Supporting the monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting processes, including variance analysis and commentary
  • Building strong relationships with key stakeholders across the business, providing financial insights and recommendations to support decision-making

Qualifications and Requirements:


  • Part Qualified / Qualified / Qualified by Experience
  • 3+ years of experience in finance or accounting roles, preferably within the FMCG industry
  • Strong financial modeling and analytical skills, with the ability to translate complex data into actionable insights
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships and influence decision-making
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and experience with financial systems such as SAP or Oracle
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team, managing multiple priorities and deadlines

If you are a motivated and analytical finance professional looking for an exciting opportunity to join a leading FMCG company, please apply using the link below.