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Financial Planning & Analysis Associate

Job Title: Financial Planning & Analysis Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q102777_1489059893
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2017 11:44

Job Description

Job Description:

Our client a big International business within the FMCG industry is looking to hire an ambitious and eager Financial Planning & Analysis Associate. Your main role is to help develop and maintain a metrics-driven infrastructure to help drive profitability as well as support the continuing growth of the business.

Your responsibilities include but not exclusively:

  • Management of the annual budget and quarterly forecasting process;
  • Preparing comprehensive financial plans using existing best practices for life stage appropriate recommendations;
  • Performing analysis of current and potential client's investment portfolios, making recommendations with regards to fund selection, investment amount, and risk tolerance;
  • Cultivate and maintain relationships with Planning & Analysis teams to ensure their full understanding of technology allocations;
  • Execute ad-hoc financial/quantitative analysis and various reporting requests in support of business divisions and regional/global teams

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in development, execution, and management of financial planning processes, financial analysis, management reporting and business metrics, preferably from the FMCG industry;
  • Strong data analysis skills, financial/business modeling experience is a plus;
  • Functional knowledge of financial reporting & accounting systems such as SAP, SAP BI, GPC etc.
  • Effective role and written communication skills with a strong ability to efficiently communicate financial results to both financially and non-financially oriented persons;
  • Chartered Accountant / CPA or equivalent degree or an MBA in Finance;
  • Fluent in English - Written and Verbal;
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills;

If you think you are qualified and can look forward to these challenges, then submit your CV today!

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.