Graduate Finance Analyst - Science & Engineering

Salary: Starting Salary £25,000 plus 10% bonus + benefits
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Accounting, Science & Technology, Telecommunications, Finance, Research & Analysis


Aspirecom is a recruitment agency working in partnership with a large stock exchange/listed ISP to recruit several Graduate Finance Analysts.

Starting Salary £25,000, rising to £27,000 after 6 months, plus 10% bonus and excellent benefits.

Graduate Finance Billing Analyst. My client is a successful, award winning, expanding ISP who have been voted in the top 100 employers to work for, for three years running. They are looking to hire four recently graduated science graduates who are seeking a career in a numerical/finance/problem solving type environment. It is essential that you have a minimum of 2:1 in a science based degree with 360 UCAS points. You will also need to demonstrate strongA'level results as well.

Duties will include:

• Assisting with monthly financial accounting bill runs

• Working with other areas of the business, particularly the sales teams, to resolve billing data issues

• Performing other ad-hoc financial analysis to the business and problem solving.

Applicants must demonstrate the following:

• Minimum 300 UCAS points and a 2:1 degree (or higher) in a numerate, science or systems subject

• Very strong working knowledge of Excel

• The ability to rapidly assimilate understanding of large and complex systems

• Logical and analytical mindset

• Ability to influence and motivate others. Working alone, or with established formal or virtual teams in a changing environment will require candidates to be adaptable, positive and (self-) confident

On-the-job training is provided, and you will learn a range of transferrable skills, particularly in handling large volumes of transaction data and extracting commercial significance from it.

The successful candidate will have an ambition to build a career in a financial environment. He or she will have a preference for performing detailed work, a strong interest in systems and processes and will enjoy problem solving, taking the initiative, and driving solutions through to a successful conclusion. My client encourages continuing professional development and will support training for a professional financial accountant qualifications (CIMA, ACCA or other as appropriate).