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Financial Analyst

Job Info

Job ID:
J006596
Business Lobby
Company Type:
Legal 
2021-05-12
Job type:
Permanent 
Open position:
Analyst Financial Controller / Manager 
Job Title:
Financial Analyst
Country:
Lebanon
Lebanon
 
Major:
Accounting Finance 
Degree:
Bachelor’s Degree 
Experience Level:
6 to 8 
Language:
Arabic English 

Allowances

Job Description

Our client, a Middle Eastern law firm is recruiting a Financial Analyst:

 

Responsibilities:

  • Gather, analyze financial data, and generate financial reports for management review.
  • Prepare and circulate a standard monthly reporting pack for the office and each practice group and
    department.
  • Identify and highlight potential risks and opportunities associated with the support given.
  •  Assist with the preparation of Office and departmental budgets, preparation of summary review
    schedules by department, collation of supporting schedules to facilitate budget preparation, analysis
    of outputs and compliance with agreed guidelines. Responsible for the preparation of quarterly
    budget reforecasts and variation analysis on timely manner.
  •  Ensure adequacy and accuracy of data inputs in the system to support the preparation of financial
    statements and reports for the management.
  •  Carry out periodic checks of accounting ledgers.
  •  Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting.
  •  Report and analyze monthly financial performance.
  •  Develop and supervise BI reporting.
  •  Analyze and initiate KPI reporting for business management and Executive Committee.
  • Provide analysis on M&A activity and prepare business plans for expansion projects.
  • Analyzing current and past financial data
  •  Looking at current financial performance and identifying trends
  •  Consulting with the management team to develop long-term commercial plans
  •  Suggesting budgets and improvements based on the above information
  •  Exploring different investment opportunities
  •  Developing financial models and providing financial forecasts
  •  Developing initiatives and policies that may improve financial growth

Requirements:

  • 5 to 8 years’ experience as financial analyst
  • Bachelor’s degree in a finance or accounting
  • Qualified accountant or CFA with 5 to 10 years’ experience in a similar role with an investment bank, law firm or multinational company
  • MBA is a plus
  • Analytical ability
  •  Financial reporting
  •  Detail oriented
  •  Interpersonal skills
  •  Presentation skills
  •  Problem solving
  •  Knowledge of IT software