Senior Financial Analyst

48000-52000 Per Annum
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Senior Finance Analyst

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Finance Analyst to provide financial support to the Rail contracts area of NCP. The purpose of this position is to conduct ongoing reviews of financial processes, to strengthen the internal controls and to deliver timely, accurate and reliable management information including management accounts and ad hoc client requests.

NCP is the market leading and most recognised car park provider in the UK. They run over 500 car parks in town and city centres, airports and railway stations. Their clients include institutional, corporate and private landlords as well as local authorities and NHS trusts. With an annual turnover of around £250m they serve more than 60 million customers a year and sell parking at almost all UK airports and operate car parks at six leading airports.

The parking landscape has seen huge changes in the last decade and will continue to see innovations that transform the customer journey. It is no longer simply about manning car parks; it`s about engaging with customers throughout their journey, from the very first step to their last.

And NCP is leading the way. As technologies evolve, it offers greater opportunities to create the parking experience of today, tomorrow and the future.

Senior Finance Analyst - Main Responsibilities

- To build relationships with relevant stakeholders, building knowledge and financial awareness, ensuring any risks or opportunities are proactively managed and shared appropriately
- Work closely with and support relevant stakeholders in taking a data based approach to decision making, proactively supporting client requests and commercial innovation;
- Responsible for month end processes related to Rail including, but not limited to: - - Work within the prescribed period end reporting cut-offs and reporting timetable to produce the monthly management accounts for the Rail division;
- - Reviewing rail management accounts and ensuring all variances against budget are fully challenged and explained.
- - Responding to all queries promptly and professionally and ensuring corrective action is taken
- - Preparing any month end commentary / reports as required

- Producing monthly financial reviews with Rail contract managers which includes producing accurate P&Ls and supporting schedules
- Supporting the Head of Finance Operations (HoFO) in ensuring that financial governance and control within the business is in line with group and shareholder requirements.
- Ensure all balance sheet reconciliations are completed within deadlines and all appropriate actions are being taken to clear reconciling items promptly. - - Communicating effectively any discrepancies highlighted through the reconciliation process
- - Highlighting any potential risks & opportunities to management

- Prepare accurate weekly and monthly internal and external reports, including but not limited to: - - Prepare accur