I am working with a large Asset Manager based in Central London who are looking to recruit a Financial Analyst into their Finance team. The role is predominantly focused on delivering management information and supporting the business planning and forecasting process to drive profitable growth.
You must be a qualified accountant ideally with experience in Financial Services. The ideal candidate can either have trained within Practice or in Industry, the most important thing they are looking for is somebody who is switched on with an analytical mindset.
Main Purpose of the role
The role has responsibility to provide support to the businesses commercial activities and management decisions. The Analyst will support the provision of business insight, produce sales and analysis reports and utilise externally produced data, overlaying it with input from the finance and commercial teams to provide in depth management information on business and sales performance and product development.
The role will be focused on delivering management information, supporting the business planning and forecasting processes including projects and ad hoc requests from the management team to support business development activities in order to profitably grow assets.
The role involves close contact with the wider commercial and marketing teams and other Group functions.
Key Responsibilities and Scope of role:
- Accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
- Degree qualified or equivalent business experience
- Some financial services industry experience
- Demonstrable track record of delivering on time and quality
- Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (e.g. Excel, PowerPoint, Word etc)