Financial Analyst, EMEA and APAC, Qualified Accountant, P&L

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01 Dec 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Analyst, EMEA and APAC, Qualified Accountant, P&L, Manchester, 6 months

Major Custodial Bank is looking to appoint a fully qualified Finance Analyst to join their team in Manchester on an initial 6 month contract; The role will focus upon P&L production and balance sheet analysis and will require someone with excellent Excel skills

The core responsibilities of the role are:

  • Provide value added analysis to a Line of Business within Investment Services primarily in the EMEA and APAC regions.
  • Ongoing provision of timely, relevant and materially accurate information to the business line controller as directed.
  • Provide pro-active support whilst meeting the overall team deliverables.
  • Support the continuous improvement of processes and procedures within the finance team.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • The preparation of business critical monthly P&L and balance sheet analysis for the area. This will include the analysis and reporting on revenues, expenses and client/product/segment profitability. In addition, you will be required to provide input to the firms consolidated management reporting pack, including commentary, variance analysis and assessment of financial achievements against plan/forecast/prior periods.
  • Close liaison with Business Line Controllers to provide a pro-active commercial input to ensure that management reporting meets current needs and develops to meet future business needs.
  • Provide analysis to both the International and US finance teams.
  • Provide regional and country reporting analysis.
  • Work closely with the offshore GDC team to ensure all deliverables are met.

Generic Staff Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all corporate policies and procedures within the department.
  • Alert management immediately of any significant changes to business risks and internal controls effectiveness.
  • Notify management and/or Compliance immediately of any regulatory breach.
  • Comply with health and safety policies and procedures operating within the business.

Person Specification:

Core Competencies:

  • Adaptability within a changing environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively across a broad spectrum of people
  • Attention to detail
  • Initiative/Sense of Urgency
  • Process Improvement
  • Managing multiple priorities
  • Build strong relationships
  • Foster teamwork, motivated, driven to succeed, use of initiative and attention to detail.
  • Collating, interpreting and manipulating complex data from a number of disparate systems

Technical Skills, Knowledge, Systems Knowledge:

  • Strong Excel, including pivot tables.
  • PowerPoint
  • MAQ - desirable
  • Peoplesoft - desirable

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

  • Qualified

If you wish to apply for the above position, please call me or email.

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