Graduate Finance Analyst

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£25k to 40k per year + benefits + commission
27th March 2023
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Job type:
Graduate job


We are seeking a highly motivated and analytical Graduate Financial Analyst to join our team. The Graduate Financial Analyst will be responsible for conducting financial analysis, forecasting, and modeling to support our company's financial goals. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in finance, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package, including health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Access to training and development programs to enhance financial analysis skills and industry knowledge.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment with a focus on teamwork and innovation.

The Role:

  • Conduct financial analysis and modelling to support business decision-making.
  • Develop financial forecasts and performance metrics to monitor business performance.
  • Analyse and interpret financial data to identify trends and areas for improvement.
  • Prepare and deliver financial reports and presentations to senior management.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including accounting, operations, and sales, to ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Identify and recommend process improvements to optimize financial performance.
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and changes in financial regulations.
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and reporting as needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or a related field
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to analyze and interpret financial data
  • Proficiency in financial modeling and forecasting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and financial software
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Previous internship or work experience in finance is a plus but not required

Buchanan Search

Buchanan Search, through rapid organic growth, is now a market-leading recruitment firm and a top supplier to a number of clients including FTSE listed firms.

Buchanan Search's team of consultants come from a variety of backgrounds, but all subscribe to the company ethos of Understanding, Advising and Delivering for our clients & candidates.

Buchanan Search has Graduate and Executive Practices which operate tailored recruitment methodologies. They focus on Sales, Recruitment, Executive Search, Business Intelligence, Consultancy, Engineering

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Buchanan Search

Buchanan Search is a market-leading recruitment firm for a number of clients including FTSE-listed firms.

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