Finance Business Analyst

 £21000 -  £32000 per annum
Closing date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 11:02

Location: Reading
Salary:  £21,100 to  £32,400 (depending on experience)

At SSE we want to hear from graduates who are looking to join a fast-moving business and build a great future with us.

Our Role
Working with a team of professionals at various levels, you will be involved with various aspects within the business including:
Contributing to the preparation and ownership of management information, management reporting, flash reports, cashflow, forecasts, dashboards & KPIs.
Developing and refining processes, models and templates to improve accuracy, efficiency and robustness
Support the business in developing the management information and analysis around the P&L to a far greater depth than current to create a robust platform for informed decision making.
Developing relationships across the business to capture information and inputs that will help improve the forward forecasts and delivery and analysis of financial performance.
Contributing to modelling & business case requests, capturing these within the financial forecasts and supporting post investment analysis.
Support the business with adhoc tasks and analysis as required
About you
You'll have to quickly establish yourself as an integral part of the SSE team.
To help you develop relationships at all levels, you'll be proactive by nature and your communication skills will be excellent. You'll have strong organisation and numeracy skills, with a natural focus on accuracy and detail. You'll have the determination needed to train to be a professional and the ambition to be a success in your career and the self-awareness to find the right balance between your study, work and social lives.

What you need
- Degree or higher (actual or predicted). Any discipline will be considered, although ideally, you'll have studied a numeracy-based subject.
- 3 A Levels (or equivalent), with at least two at grades A*-B.
- Strong GCSE grades, including Maths and English.
- Strong IT skills and a confident user of Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Excel.
Our Company
We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award-winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra ‘if its not safe, we don't do it.
Our Benefits
Lots of good things, including 34 days holidays (inclusive of public holidays), pension plans and paid volunteering days. Click here for a full breakdown; []
Apply with your CV and cover letter, telling us why you want to join SSE and what you think you can bring to SSE.
For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via
Closing date Friday 19th July 2019