Financial Analyst

Posted 13 January 2022
LocationCity of London
Job type Permanent
Contact NameHelena Rattova

Job description

The Company

A leading international law firm with offices across EMEA, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. Serious commitment to clients and partners and social responsability are their core values.

The Opportunity

Assisting business partners and Head of Financial Analysis and Reporting with the aim of delivering financial information, analysis and advice that will make a genuine difference to decision making and financial performance. This role will be broad and involve working with colleagues globally.

What you will do

  • Production and review of monthly management reports covering Practice Group and Practice Area performance
  • Financial analysis (Key profit drivers, trend analysis, commercial drivers) including commentary and presentation to management teams and partners in meetings and conferences
  • First line support to clients within the Focus 50 initiative, ensuring that the strategy, plans and structures are in place and aligned to the initiative's goals.
  • Analyse and interpret large volumes of data to show trends and support business cases, which may include scenario modelling.
  • Quarterly accounts process and regular monthly management reporting
  • Improving our existing reporting across all channels (excel based and online reporting - we work closely with our systems team who maintain our online reporting)
  • Potential involvement various projects such as implementation of financial dashboard reporting dashboards, review of current procedures and standardising reporting amongst others
  • Business planning, profitability and budgeting
  • Partner promotion processes including supplying information to support individual partner nominations as well as summaries for the IMC

Experience and Qualifications

  • 3-4+ years of experience as a Financial Analyst, ideally in a Legal or Professional Services firm
  • Strong report and analysis capability
  • The ideal candidate is ACA, ACCA, CIMA qualified or equivalent.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables and standard excel formulae
  • Experience with a dashboard tool such as MS powerBi is an advantage


Up to 50 - 55K DOE

Inventum Group provided pay range

This range is provided by Inventum Group. Your actual pay will be based on your skills and experience - talk with your recruiter to learn more.

Base pay range

£50,000/yr - £55,000/yr

Inventum Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.