Finance Analyst
Willis Towers Watson
Dublin, Dublin
15m ago

The Role

Provide financial assistance to the key internal business stakeholders in terms of :

  • Preparation and interpretation of standard monthly management reports
  • Ongoing strategic business projects
  • Ad-hoc requests from the business & problem solving
  • Preparation and review of actual performance against budget and prior year
  • Preparation and update of budget and forecast information during the year
  • Development of additional reporting to facilitate the business
  • Supporting the Financial Reporting and Control team in terms of :

  • Month-end revenue reporting
  • Compliance with WTW Group revenue recognition group policies and procedures
  • Providing an update in terms of any business related issues / developments / projects which may have a financial impact on the underlying legal entity financial reporting
  • Assist in preparation of Regulatory reporting
  • Working with the key internal business stakeholders in terms of :

  • Collection of outstanding aged debtors
  • Review of aged revenue accruals / deferred revenue
  • Provision of potential E&O risks
  • Working with other team members in terms of :

  • Development of an excellent in-depth working relationship with all key business stakeholders
  • Collaboration, sharing of knowledge, and facilitation training across other areas
  • Engagement, coaching and mentoring Finance Business Partner Support, and
  • Establishment of a positive work environment.
  • Other

  • The above list is intended to be as accurate a reflection of the role as possible. However, it may be revised from time to time if different tasks commensurate with the role or level of responsibility are needed to be performed and / or when circumstances change.
  • The Requirements

    The ideal candidate will fit the following profile :

  • Exceptional commercial acumen understanding of the key business revenue and Profit & Loss drivers
  • Strong financial knowledge qualified accountant with 5+ years PQE
  • Excellent interpersonal skills ability to develop strong working relationships with the business
  • Pro-active ability to use initiative, self-starting, ability to prioritise and deliver within deadlines
  • Passionate to make a difference and to add value to the business
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Detail-oriented with ability to prioritise and organise workflow
  • Highly computer literate with superior skills in Microsoft Excel, and a knowledge of accounting packages e.g. Oracle E-
  • Business Suite, Hyperion, etc.

    The Company

    Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth.

    With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals.

    Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

    Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com. Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer Willis Towers Watson believes that effectively managing a diverse workforce is vital to our business strategy.

    We have an obligation to our organization, ourselves and our clients to hire and develop the best people we can find. We will continually review our policies and practices to ensure that all areas of the employment process (including recruiting, hiring, work assignments, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, company-

    sponsored development programs and overall workplace experience) are free from discriminatory practices. We are committed to equal employment opportunities at Willis Towers Watson.

    Unsolicited Contact

    Any unsolicited resumes / candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Willis Towers Watson are considered property of Willis Towers Watson and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

    In order to be an authorized Recruitment Agency / Search Firm for Willis Towers Watson, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorized Willis Towers Watson recruiter and an active working relationship with the organization.

    Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search.

    Likewise, for our authorized Recruitment Agencies / Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Willis Towers Watson.

    Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer.

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