One of the world's largest advertising media groups is looking for a Financial Analyst. The Financial Analyst will lead all aspects of the EMEA budgeting, forecasting, analysis and reporting process and will liaise with the top level leadership of the organisation. This will include the CFO, CEO, CIO and other C-Suit and Board members.
Therefore, the Financial Analyst will gain unbridled access to key decision makers across the organisation. This will provide the individual with a fantastic opportunity to build their reputation quickly within the organisation and secure fast track progression.
The Financial Analyst will liaise with a range of international Heads Of Department across the various EMEA territories and will be required to challenge the financial results of each country. The role will then involve consolidating this information and presenting the overriding 'story' of the EMEA business to the senior management through commentary, analysis and recommendations.
First rate communication and presentation skills are essential, as is excellent Excel skills. The ability to analyse and interpret vast reams of complex data is vital for success in the position.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (CIMA / ACCA / ACA or equivalent) with some post qualified experience in a similar role. Experience within a media agency environment is essential.