Finance modelling manager

Job brief:                                          

We are looking for a Finance modelling manager to build analytical models to handle large data sets, conduct market analysis and develop an initial hypothesis around growth opportunities and upside potential and downside risks.

Our ideal candidate has the ability to review and analyze financial information and write clear, succinct and insightful reports and has experience in working with the US market.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Building analytical models to handle large data sets with SQL, Excel or other relevant specialized. Maintaining a working knowledge of measurement tools, benchmarks, statistics, and metrics needed to quantify and analyze aspects of business risks

  • Conducting market analysis and develops an initial hypothesis around growth opportunities and upside potential and downside risks

  • Leverage economic and industry knowledge to assess the validity of the financial models and reports

  • Identifying critical assumptions and facts that underline valuation estimates and provides alternative approaches as required

  • Generating models and analyses as industry requirements dictate and leverages economic and market condition knowledge to assess the validity of models and reports

  • Preparing robust business planning or transaction models by applying detailed understanding of commercial practicalities, accounting and finance knowledge, technical ability, quantitative analysis, and logic

  • Creating progressive financial models that capture the future operating, investing and financing activities, and helps clients determine future profitability, financial position, and risk

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Statistics or related field 2 – 4 years’ experience in a similar role within the Big Four

  •  Experience in working with Zohobooks, Quickbooks, Wave, Freshbooks, Sage, Xero – will be an advantage

  • Experience in working with US market

  • Knowledge of US GAAP will be an advantage

Following skills

  • Previous experience of working in a financial modeling team within the Big – Four or a professional services firm or large corporate

  • Developing and/or reviewing models where a key output was integrated financial statements

  • Experience in valuation, feasibility studies/projections, transaction support, due diligence, financial restructuring and IPO’s.

  • Have strong academic achievements including excellent degree results

  • Ability to review and analyze financial information and write clear, succinct and insightful reports.

  •  Advanced level of technical proficiency and computer literacy particularly with spreadsheets (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Having strong excel skills, relevant technical analytical skills could also be an advantage e.g., VBA, Access, SQL etc.

  • Financial data analysis and consolidation

  • A knowledge of SQL, visual tools such as QlikView, PowerBi, and ETL tools R and Python knowledge desirable

  • Have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

  •  Intellectual curiosity and strong attention to detail

  • Have an effective approach to time management and the ability to work to tight deadlines

Benefits:

  • Possibility to grow within a multicultural work environment with a flat structure and direct, informal communication

  • Flexible working environment

  • Full-time employment

  • Remote work

  • 4 working days week

  • Medical insurance

  • English classes

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