Financial Analyst - Part time

Currently the team is working remotely. Once COVID restrictions ease, you’ll need to be in our office in Trowbridge on average one/two days per week.

You’ll be based at our Trowbridge Finance Service Centre (FSC) alongside other teams responsible for processing all financial transactions for the National Trust. It’s a hugely important and busy function that helps us deliver great service. This vital operation is key in supporting our core purpose, we're part of something important and worthwhile - and we’re proud of that fact.

What you'll be doing

As a Finance Analyst, you’ll be providing specialist financial support to the Financial Planning & Insight (FP&I) community. You'll be working within a team to provide regular insight and analysis into regional & directorate account variances and trends. As a team, you'll be the local authority for supplementary finance training to improve understanding of finance essentials at the National Trust. Helping us improve data quality at source.

Who we're looking for

  • Proactive and enthusiastic, you’ll have a strong understanding of finance systems and management accounting processes.
  • You’ll be confident with excel, able to write formulas and run pivots easily. 
  • Experience building, managing and maintaining key stakeholder relationships. Good communication is a must with this role as you’ll need to work with a variety of people, finance and non-finance alike.
  • Comfortable with common accounting terms and practices
  • You’ll be able to work at pace and demonstrate the ability to prioritise individual workloads. As part of a team, you'll also be required to work flexibly and share ideas with colleagues.
  • The package

    Benefits of working at the National Trust:

  • Flexible working whenever possible
  • Free parking at most locations
  • Discounts in high street stores, cinemas, National Trust properties and cafes.
  • Free entry to our properties for you, a guest and your children (under 18)
  • Generous annual leave
  • Subsidised health cash plan
  • Free 24-hour support service
  • Substantial pension scheme of up to 10% basic salary
  • Training & Development tailored to you
  • Up to 5 days of paid volunteering for you.