Willis Towers Watson - Financial Analyst Excel, Tracking Project Budgets

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6 months+


Financial Analyst with excellent Excel experience


Reigate, Surrey




Midnight, Sunday 22nd April 2018

EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Willis Towers Watson to offer disabled students and graduates the opportunity to apply for a range of vacancies in different departments.

The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global professional services company that helps organisations improve performance through effective people, financial and risk management.  With 14,000 associates around the world, we offer solutions in the areas of employee benefit programs, talent and reward programs and risk and capital management.

The Business

Towers Watson’s technology and administration solutions help companies save money and improve service delivery while freeing HR to make strategic contributions to the business.  We have worked with some of the world’s leading organisations for over 25 years to provide benefit administration and outsourcing to over one million participants.

The Role

Towers Watson is looking for a Financial Analyst with excellent Excel experience. You will need a good degree in a numerate or mathematical subject. You’ll be required to assist in the tracking of project budgets in a fast moving, exciting, dynamic and at times reasonably pressurised financial services environment. Previous experience gained in a similar role is desirable. This can be in the form of an internship, work experience or a placement, but a willingness to learn and deliver the work is the most important requirement for this role.

The role involves:

  • Programme budget tracking
  • Ability to analyse complex data, and produce clear financial reports
  • Producing solid and accurate management information and management accounts
  • Financial analytics
  • Reconciling invoices
  • Using the advanced features of Excel
  • Attend regular meetings with key stakeholders such as business management.
  • Produce ad-hoc project reports as required, using financial modelling and ensuring reports are accurate and easy to understand.

The requirements for this role include the following:

  •  Excellent experience and knowledge of Microsoft Excel (intermediate level)
  • Good level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Anaytical
  • Good numerical skills.

This role offers an immediate start and is initially for 6 months, but with a genuine opportunity to convert into a full time role. Applicants will need to be within an easy commute of Reigate, Surrey where this role will be located.

The Application Process

Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against the core competencies of Towers Watson, and selected through the Towers Watson recruitment process.

If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the scheme, please contact Justin Penney on +44 (0)7776 090 508 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk

This programme is now closed for applications.


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