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Senior Financial Analyst

Full Time
Central London,
£65,000 - £75,000

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Description

A fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing trading platform in a newly created FP&A role.

If you have excellent data crunching / manipulation skills and ideally previous experience in M&A and worked in Financial Services then this is for you. Strong Tableau skills is a major boost too.

Key tasks & responsibilities:

Prepare daily/weekly/monthly/annual financial analysis for management.
Collate and analyse financial information for prior month – revenue, costs, client, and firm performance.
Prepare reports for management review.
Perform exception reporting on MI.

Perform ad hoc analysis as required.
Perform financial analysis as required on an ad hoc basis.
This includes analysis of competitors, appraisals of new strategic initiatives, design of new reports, analysis of costs and revenue lines, and projects.

Assist with management of Finance data.

Prepare KPIs.
Collate and analyse financial information for prior week.
Update information as necessary
Prepare reports for management review.
Assist Head of FP&A and Senior Management with preparation of financial information.
This includes assisting with the preparation of the budget, forecasts, and exception reporting.
Analysis of client and firm performance
Assist Finance team with ad hoc tasks as required.

Duties

Education & prior experience needed:

Qualified accountant
Preferably worked in financial services
Experience in business partnering or FP&A
Financial modelling
Experience in M&A advantageous

Skills
Commercial mind set and is revenue, cost, and customer focused, and someone who asks the right questions and strives for the right outcomes.
Superb data skills –manipulate large datasets for analysis
Advanced Excel skills – pivot tables, indexes, matches. VBA skills helpful.
Advanced PowerPoint skills –
Comfortable with communicating with senior management/Board.