Group Business Analyst/Modeller

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Marks Sattin FS
  • 21 Feb 19

A pivotal role in the business, you will develop and maintain their group wide financial model to support communicating the group's financial and operational strategies to the Board and external stakeholders. A permanent role offering a very competitive package, you will be central to providing insightful and valuable analysis as well as the production of a comprehensive high quality business plan.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support and assist with the business planning activities across the group, with a key focus on the financial model assumptions and scenario analysis
  • Provide financial model analysis to various internal and external stakeholders to add value and support decision making in the business
  • Play an important role in driving process improvement across the business planning function
  • Stakeholder include CFO, Head of Mergers & Acquisitions and Group Financial Controller as well as external stakeholders including shareholders, advisors and lenders.
  • Review and challenge new internal investment proposals ensuring accuracy of financial projections in accordance with the group's Investment Appraisal and Approval Policy
  • Maintain written documentation of the model and provide training to the wider group in the use of the group model as necessary
  • Contribute to the design and testing of new forecasting and planning processes, including the effective use of a new ERP system

The successful candidate will have the following experience and background:

  • ACA (or equivalent) qualified for a reputable practice/organisation, although candidates who are qualified by experience will be considered
  • Previous experience and evidence of developing and maintaining complex financial models within a large organisation
  • Practical application of corporate finance theory in valuation models for strategic decision making
  • MS Excel development skills
  • Reasons logically with verbal information and applies analytical and logical reasoning to synthesize and evaluate information and arrive at sound conclusions
  • High standards of accuracy and precision, with a strong attention to detail
  • Self-management to meet deadlines
  • Communicates effectively verbally and in writing

This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive business that offers stimulating and interesting work with a good work life balance and a competitive salary. If interested, please submit your CV as soon as possible to be considered for this role. If you have any questions please call 020 7747 9720 or email pres.pillai@markssattin.com