Finance Analyst

About us

We are a small team of ambitious, passionate, and committed people who have come together to make our shared purpose a reality – to help build better futures for the communities that need it most. Following the award of our full banking licence we are delighted to be adding to our team to enable our big ambitions. We are determined to grow a bank that we can be proud of. One that makes a difference, is empathetic, fair and creates opportunities for everyone.

Role purpose

We are looking for a detail-oriented and control minded Financial Analyst to join our growing Finance and Treasury team. This role needs someone who is a self-starter and self-finisher, who excels in taking a task and fully developing it into insight, with accompanying reports and presentations.  You’ll monitor financial performance of the Bank and reporting financial information and partner other members of the business by supporting the budgeting processes, and contribute to a culture which values data by processing data assets accurately, and in accordance our policy and procedures.

As Finance Analyst you will find yourself:

  • Assist in the financial record-keeping of the Bank
  • Perform reconciliation tasks to ensure accuracy in financial records
  • Assisting in the purchase to pay processes of the Bank
  • Assisting treasury operations to manage payment processes
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reporting, comparing achieved results with financial plans and identifying and communicating insights
  • Analysing financial results and identifying trends to help improve the Bank’s financial performance, and partnering with the wider business stakeholders 
  • Developing automated accounting processes to help increase productivity and business efficiency
  • Handle miscellaneous financial administration tasks as they arise, providing flexible support to the finance team

Skills and experience – you are/will have most of the following:

  • A relevant qualification in finance, accounting, or a related field
  • Experience in financial planning, analysis, and modelling
  • The ability to present financial information to a non-financial audience
  • Strong organisational and multitasking skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Detail-oriented and able to perform in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Great working knowledge of Accounting Software, Excel, Power Point and Word.
  • Experience of providing future insights into any potential opportunities/risks through interaction with the business
  • Experience of supporting monthly reporting production, validation and reviews
  • Ensure all data assets are processed accurately and in accordance with legislation and that all mandated training is completed within the allotted timeframes

What we can offer you:

💰 8% company pension contribution and 3% individual contribution (which you can opt to increase)

🚀 The opportunity to participate in our future success via share options (CSOPs)

🌴 30 days holiday every year – which includes your birthday off 🎂 + bank holidays on top

🏖 Work from Anywhere – for four weeks of the year you can work from anywhere worldwide

🏡 Flexible working – you ‘own the way you work’ and we are proud to have been recognised as being one of the top 100 most flexible companies to work for in the world. 

🏥 Top tier private medical cover with WPA – includes no excess + you can add family through salary sacrifice

🔒 Death in service at 4 x base salary with Aviva

🧠 Mental health support – through a helpline and counselling sessions

👶 Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave

🎉 Various surprise and delight moments throughout the year to help build team connection

What else do I need to know?

Location: You will predominately work from home but will be required to travel to our offices when your role requires this.

Salary: £28,000 – £35,000 per annum

Hours: 35 hrs per week

How to Apply:

Please submit both your CV and cover letter to careers@thegbb.co.uk, linking your experience to our requirements in order to have your application considered. 

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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