Experience: 1-2 Years Years Sector: Financial Planning and Analysis
Are you a qualified accountant with a passion for financial analysis, company performance and business drivers? Do you see yourself working in an organisaiton where you are involved, not just in number crunching, but in providing commercial financial analysis on tactical issues to assist management decision making? If this sounds like you, then a career as a Commercial Finance Analyst may be the perfect fit for you.
As a Commercial Finance Analyst, you will have the opportunity to utilize your accounting skills and apply them to business strategy, providing valuable insights to help drive the success of the organization. You will work closely with business teams to understand their financial needs and provide them with financial models, reports, and forecasts to support their decision-making process.
This role is ideal for someone who is analytical, detail-oriented, and has excellent communication skills to effectively convey financial information to stakeholders. It is a unique opportunity to join a growing finance team where you will be involved right from the get go, working closely with the Commercial Finance and Corporate Development departments.
Reporting to the Head of Commercial Finance, your main responsibilities will be:
- Analysing large data sets to identify risks and opportunities.
- Partnering with other business stakeholders to identify, quantify and rectify operational issues across the group.
- Supporting the commercial sales team to manage internal sales reporting
- Understanding profitability trends of live and pipeline accounts
- Identifying revenue impacting issues
- Performing other analysis to support the sales & commercial teams to negotiate stronger arrangements with clients and partner organisations.
- Reviewing new sales deals as part of a deal desk process
- Ad-hoc commercial and financial projects for senior leadership team
- Bachelor’s degree with relevant Professional Accounting (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA) or Finance (CFA) qualification.
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience gained in a Commercial Finance or Financial Planning and Analysis function.
- Experience in commercial/financial analysis and proficient in building and maintaining financial models.
- Strong proficiency in MS Office (Excel and PowerPoint). Proficiency in data analytics tools (Alteryx, Power Pivot, Power BI, Tableau) a strong benefit.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, strong attention to detail.
- Track record in collaborating with and supporting managers in operational departments
- Strong communication skills
- A dedicated professional, committed to delivering superior service through having an open disposition and a willingness to listen and learn.
To learn more about this opportunity, please reach out to me at [email protected] for a confidential discussionAPPLY NOW
Corporate Finance and Accounting
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