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Finance Business Analyst

Job Description

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to work for an NHS organisation who are seeking to appoint a Finance Business Analyst, for 6 months in the first instance.

The role will involve mostly home working, with 4 days per week remote working and 1 day on site.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Advising on all aspects of financial management in the context of efficiency and driving forward cost improvement opportunities;
  • Provision of advice to senior managers on complex accounting and analysis, assisting in devising cost improvement programmes with robust financial information fit for reporting, monitoring and delivery;
  • Accessing financial and productivity metrics to provide an understanding of efficiency opportunities;
  • Reviewing all relevant budgets and carrying out detailed financial analysis to scope and evaluate opportunities;
  • Challenging, influencing and advising on the cost of services, with divisional Business Partners;
  • Supporting the development of efficiency schemes by engaging with scheme sponsors, providing relevant and accurate financial information;
  • Supporting the development, implementation and management of robust and ongoing cost improvement programme delivery, driving efficiencies to improve performance against metrics.
  • The ideal candidate will have:

  • CCAB qualification;
  • Prior experience of Efficiency, CIP delivery or Project Management within an NHS organisation is essential;
  • Understanding and ongoing development of complex spreadsheet and modelling tools;
  • Presentation skills for delivery of training and education on NHS financial management and budget management;
  • Accuracy with attention to detail and good analytical skills.
  • If you are interested in this post, please send a copy of your updated CV to Ben Cook on