This is an excellent opportunity for a bright, credible, part qualified, or recently qualified accountant to join a growing team and demonstrate their commitment and enthusiasm for driving growth through exceptional financial analysis and support.
This role will offer the opportunity to become a trusted partner to the business and become involved in a wide variety of work through your support of the Finance Business Partner team within the environment of newly acquired and high growth companies.
You will be expected to take on your own projects and build a successful internal network that focuses on divisional and each individual business’ commercial strategy.
Our office is based in central Reading, a short walk from Reading train station and the Oracle shopping centre. EQ Digital also has offices throughout the UK and in Amsterdam, so there will be opportunities to travel to these offices for the successful candidate.
Our Finance Team are an integral part of our decision making process and are responsible for analysing risks, providing relevant insight and formulating strategies to drive performance, as well as ensuring we meet all of our obligations as a responsible organisation around reporting and financial transactions.
Core Duties / Responsibilities
Support the overall divisional Finance strategy by assimilating, rationalising and standardising processes across the division Ensure relevant month end reporting is accurate and timely and meets group reporting deadlines Be a part of the budgeting and forecasting process clearly understanding the direction of the business and provide input and assistance through the process Play a pivotal part in achieving the targeted Financial Plan by providing understanding and insight into areas of responsibility, ensuring actions can be taken by business leaders and maximising the outcome for the division Developing and supporting with peers across the Equiniti finance community a consistent approach to accounting across Equiniti including sharing best practice and success stories to support learning Undertake ad-
hoc value added requests / projects
Skills, Capabilities and Attributes
A part qualified or recently qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with experience gained in a commercial role within a finance function Previous experience gained in a fast paced commercial environment An intellectually sound approach to decision making Technically strong financial and management accounting skills Strong modelling and PC skills with proven proficiency in Excel, Powerpoint and ideally Agresso A clear, succinct and articulate oral and written communication style : adept at explaining complex / finance procedures to non-
finance colleagues Excellent attention to detail and a natural drive to achieve deadlines and targets Previous experience within the Software industry is beneficial