Finance Coordinator - 6 Month Contract

Research In Motion - Slough

Posted 733 days ago
  • Experience
    Associate
  • Job function
    Finance, Accounting/Auditing
  • Employment type
    Contract
  • Industry
    Telecommunications, Information Technology and Services
  • Job ID
    3758093

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Job description

Working within a high profile team, this rewarding Finance Coordinator role will support the EMEA Finance team responsible for providing financial and strategic support to the senior leaders of two business units and their management teams, along with the relevant marketing leaders supporting those business units.

 

Responsibilities

 

The successful candidate's responsibilities will include:

  • Analysing and investigating the financial results from measured KPIs to P&Ls, understanding the numbers and being able to comment on variances and advise on mid to long term planning.
  • Supporting the Finance Analysts in preparing business cases and commercial analysis.
  • Getting involved in month end/quarter end and preparing weekly reports.
  • Assisting the Finance Analysts translate business planning efforts into financial plans and providing decision support to help mitigate financial or operational risks or to capitalize on opportunities.
  • Continuously assessing and identifying process improvements both within the business unit they support and across the EMEA Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in a Financial Planning & Analysis/Management Accounting support role
  • A relevant degree and working towards a recognized professional designation (i.e. CIMA, ACA or ACCA)
  • Commercial acumen
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel essential
  • Working knowledge of SAP, Cognos and Business Warehouse or other comparable systems desirable
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in unstructured, complex environments
  • Ability to manage multiple and competing tasks/priorities

About this company

Research In Motion

Research In Motion (RIM), a global leader in wireless innovation, revolutionized the mobile industry with the introduction of the BlackBerry® solution in 1999. Today, we are ready to set the industry alight once again, with the launch of the BlackBerry® 10 OS and our next generation of leading edge mobile computing devices.

 

The industry is changing and so are we...

RIM is leveraging the BlackBerry platform through our partnerships, rapid growth of our application developer community and recent strategic acquisitions to ensure that we are positioned at the forefront of mobile computing.  It’s an exciting time for us, and you can be part of it.

 

Share in our success...

BlackBerry products and services are used by millions of customers around the world to stay connected to the people and content that matter most throughout their day.  With a strong brand and exciting new product portfolio behind us, we are strategically targeting new growth markets to capitalize on our achievements so far and start the next chapter of the RIM success story.  

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