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Business Analyst Job Openings at Nokia Careers

Business Analyst (CL)-FCS0000000Z

Job Finance
Primary Location GB-Fleet
Organization Corporate Functions
Schedule Full-time
Job Level Individual Contributor
Education Level Other
Job Type Experienced
Employee Status Regular
08 Nov 2011 05:29:00
Contact Name - External Cheryl Little
Contact Email - External


This is a Business Partner RoleConducts and develops overall reporting and planning process activities for the operational cost centre managers & Vertu Business Units as directed by the Senior Business Controller - Costs within Vertu based on organizational needs. Analyses results, business measures and deviations against set targets and plans. Ensures high quality analyses and reports.

Main Responsibility Area
Performs planning and reporting activities and is responsible for analyses, simulation models, tools and templates. Manages and continuously improves the reporting process. Provides insights of P&L, balance sheet and cash flow dependencies. Initiates development activities. Analyzes the results available to support decision makers. Supports and challenges the organization in financial and business performance related issues. Ensures internal policies and controls.

Individual Contributor - Variety of complex tasks within area of responsibility, Demonstrates initiative & contributes to problem solving. Acts with independence and discretion in routine matters. Makes decisions that affect own work. Variety of complex tasks within area of responsibility. Demonstrates initiative & contributes to problem solving. Acts with independence and discretion in routine matters. Makes decisions that affect own work.

Impact is short-term and departmental/project in scope. Accountable for quality, accuracy and efficiency. Actions and errors can have functional area impact.


Key Tasks
Business Controllership: Collaborates with non-financial managers in performing their continuous plans (cost, sales etc). Financial Excellence: Follows Nokia internal accounting policies and principles and supports compliance with external statutory requirements. Develops and maintains systems, instructions to reporting structures, models and templates and performs periodic reporting activities.

Prepares journal entries with appropriate supporting documentation and performs reconciliations as needed. Establishes planning timelines aligned with global/ regional requirements. Follows internal controls and ensures compliance with SOX and other requirements. Business Analyses: Analyses day to day business results compared to targets. Highlights and reports early warning signals and deviations.

Provides reports and analyses to support entity business decisions. Reports and maintains business performance measures and follow up (scorecard). Actively promotes team working; supports, maintains and contributes in network and relationship creation.

This is a Business Partner role supporting the Operational Cost Centre Managers as directed by the Senior Business Analyst you will be responsible for all financial analysis to support the cost centre managers to aid decision making. This will involve forecasting & planning & P&L management reporting as well as month end activities.

Individual Portfolio
Typically 4-6 years relevant experience, fully competent. Uses functionally specific knowledge. Degree.

Performs day-to-day activates to meet departmental/project objectives. Requires immoderate supervision. Applies commonly recognised concepts within their field of expertise. Shares knowledge with less experienced peers or have high collegial interaction. Raises innovative ideas.

Documenting & Reporting; Analysing; Team Working; Presenting & Communicating; Business Controllership; Financial Expertise; Business Analyses;


Part- Qualified/Qualified CIMA/ACCA. SAP experience required. Experience supporting a business unit as a management accountant, providing full P&L & Financial support to the business Unit. Large Blue-chip PLC experience required. A flexible approach to work & attitude are a prerequisite for this role.

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