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Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  Finance

Ellesmere, SHR, GB

Finance Business Analyst

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.


Together, we keep everyday life moving to build a better tomorrow.


Purpose of the position


Hiab is currently looking for a new Business Analyst to provide financial data modelling and business insights and to enable better planning, decision making and business performance. We are seeking for an experienced professional to ensure continuous improvement, to assure that timely and accurate business insights are produced for proper business performance management, enabling better decision making and business steering. You will help identify and define business problems and support DigiFinance and finance transformation. The role is primarily based in Ellesmere, however some travelling to the other five Hiab sites in the UK may be required.

The role is open for candidates who hold valid work permits for the UK. 

Main tasks and responsibilities



  • Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions;
  • Leverage from existing systems, automation, data transformation and visualisation tools to support in creating a more data driven, informed and insight-based finance;
  • Participating in business reviews and support with comments and insights;
  • Support analysis of past and current business trends in key areas such as revenues, costs, margins, working capital, CAPEX and cash flow;
  • Support on budgeting and forecasting processes to ensure higher accuracy, deviations analysis and recommendations;
  • Month end demand monthly reviews, financial reviews, OH costs and presentation packages(gathering critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and producing useful reports);
  • Ad hoc analytical tasks and projects (eg. Finance Excellence).

What you’ll need to succeed


  • Fully qualified in CIMA, ACCA or similar;
  • 3-4 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Strong analytical thinking;
  • Strong ability to influence and lead stakeholder;
  • Skilled with data analysis and usage of Dashboards etc;
  • Service and solution oriented;
  • Clear, influential, straightforward and objective communicator;
  • Service and customer focused;
  • Passionate about driving performance improvements;
  • Process oriented;
  • Technology savvy and working with tools and applications for data modelling.


You will be part of


We offer you an interesting role in a global constantly developing organisation where you are challenged with interesting and diverse tasks. 

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your CV and we will be happy to meet you.


Hiab is part of Cargotec

Hiab is the world's leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, intelligent services and digitally connected solutions. As the industry pioneer, Hiab's more than 3,300 employees worldwide focus on our commitment to increase efficiency in our customers' businesses and to shape the future of intelligent load handling.


Hiab's offering encompasses class-leading load-handling equipment, including HIAB loader cranes, LOGLIFT and JONSERED forestry and recycling cranes, MOFFETT truck mounted forklifts, MULTILIFT demountables, and tail lifts under the ZEPRO, DEL, and WALTCO fabrands. Hiab's ProCareTM service, award-winning HiVisionTM crane control system, and HiConnectTM platform demonstrate our constant drive to provide intelligent services and connected solutions that add value to our customers.


Hiab is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.