Senior Business/Financial Analyst

Posted 23 January 2023
Salary £60000 - £100000 per annum
LocationCity of London
Job type Contract - Inside of IR35
Discipline Technology
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Our client, a global leader in Technology, Information & Internet are currently hiring a Business Analyst to support their global tax business and to help reconcile end-to-end customer-to-tax and customer-to-accounting process flows.

This role sits within a global Audit team which is supports Tax globally. This role will own support for a combination of geo-specific audits, and global business lines.


  • Engage with technology teams to understand how the applications work and business events, including customer orders, purchases, logistics, payments, advertisement and subscriptions flow through these applications.

  • Translate knowledge from these engagements into documentation including process mapping, sequence diagrams, data models and reconciliations.

  • Work with project management and technology teams to prioritise ad-hoc work in response to tax authorities and the broader program

  • Building documentation library of how business lines operate within Amazon

  • Responding to specific tax audits

  • Deliver documentation and data to meet the agreed goals

Essential Requirements

  • Must have experience in a tax, accounting or finance function, including to and open to consultants/data analysts.

  • Experience managing prioritization of their work and managing 'up'

  • Ability to work autonomously

Desired Requirements

  • Familiarity with accounting, tax and payments data

  • Experience in Risk Advisory function, Internal Audit, or Projects relating to DAC 7, DST, SOX, GRC, GDPR, IT Controls, Systems Audits

  • Experience of working in a Data team within an accounting function, with familiarity with bulk data for Trial Balances, Journal Entries, and sub-ledgers

This is a full time contract position working 40 hours per week for an initial 6 month period, extending to 12 and 18 months after review.

This is a hybrid working contract with the requirement to be in the London office 2 days consecutive days, 2 to 4 times per month.

This is a PAYE contract only and cannot be engaged as a Ltd company or self-employed contract basis.

Sponsorship is not available with this employer.

Please apply online for consideration.