Business Analyst Digital Development & Tech Ops

Posted on August 10, 2013


Guardian News and Media (GNM) are looking to recruit a Business Analyst to join its Finance team. The main responsibility of this role will be to form strong relationships with GNM’s Digital Development and Technology Operations teams and to help provide financial analysis and guidance across this client base.

Working closely with the Business Controller you will provide financial guidance and advice to the Senior team in order to help build a long term cost efficient and sustainable function. You will act as first point of contact for all financial aspects in relation to Digital Development and Technology Operations. You will be expected to deliver activity based (ABM/ABC) budgets, forecasts and Medium Term plans on behalf of your client base and you will need to form direct relationships with key managers within your client base in order to gain a thorough understanding of all aspects of the finances and business drivers within your area of responsibility.
You’ll be a qualified accountant or part-qualified with significant management accountancy experience. You will have business analyst experience preferably within a media/digital environment and will be confident communicating with people at all levels. You will also be highly commercial with the ability to add value to an evolving commercial department.
In return we offer you the chance to work in an open and challenging environment within one of the most forward thinking media organisations in the UK.
To apply, please upload your CV and cover letter in one document.

Your CV should include the following information:

Educational History
Employment History

In your cover letter, please explain why you are applying for the role and highlight what relevant skills and experience you would bring to the role.

Deadline for applications is Sunday 25th August 2013

We welcome applications from any individual regardless of ethnic origin, gender, disability, religious belief, sexual orientation or age. All applications will be considered on merit.

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