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Assistant Business Analyst - Support Office



Do you want to join a growing, dynamic and fast paced AIM listed Company?


We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Business Analyst to join our large finance team here at the CVS Support Office based in Diss, Norfolk.


As Assistant Business Analyst you would responsible for supporting the Business Analyst team in ensuring that trends in the performance of the Group and each of its businesses are fully understood.


Duties and responsibilities to include:

  • Support the monthly data loading processes and resolution of any data issues
  • Maintain and update Cognos user group and user profiles
  • Assist in the maintenance of system and security
  • Understand and liaise with the Cognos consultants to resolve queries
  • Ensuring COGNOS performance metrics are consistent with other information systems
  • Responsible for ensuring the integrity of historic actual data into the tool
  • Produce quarterly forecast and annual budget information based on calculations using Cognos and Excel models
  • General support of the budget and forecast process alongside the business analysis team
  • Be able to adapt to the evolving reporting requirements in the production of financial and business analysis to the wider business
  • Produce ad hoc KPI reports using COGNOS
  • Provide support to the Business Analyst regarding future acquisitions
  • Assist the Business Analyst to ensure the ongoing integrity and effectiveness of COGNOS


Skills and experienced required:

  • Experience of financial planning tools ideally Cognos. Other planning and BI tools experiences are considered as advantageous such as Business Object and Hyperion
  • Studying AAT or started studying ACCA
  • Experience of budgeting processes
  • Advanced MS Excel and PowerPoint user and proficient across other MS office applications
  • Ability to deliver accurate results in a time pressured environment
  • Ability to communicate finance issues to non-finance professionals


Are you interested in joining our team?

If so, please click "Apply Now" in order to be considered.

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Head Office Finance
CVS House, Owen Road, Diss, Norfolk, United Kingdom, IP22 4ER
  • Salary:
    Attractive Salary + Benefits
  • Practice:
    Support Office
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  • Application Closing Date:
    31 January 2021
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