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Senior Financial Analyst

Cairo   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Big International Group
  • FMCG

About Our Client

Our client is a Multinational in consumer goods industry.

Job Description

Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will have responsibility for the following: - Forecasting: Accountable for assigned elements of the business planning and forecasting process. Work with management to complete business plan action items. Understand linkages to strategic plan. Apply business knowledge to challenge the status quo and/or business partners on assumptions. - Financial Analysis and Reporting: Review and ensure accuracy of analysis, challenge assumptions, and implement corrective actions. Proactively investigate and explain variances and ensure timely completion of financial reporting requirements. Create new or innovative reports for unmet needs. Also responsible for preparation of the Board Pack and other internal reports. - Technology: Leverage systems and latest technologies; proactively share knowledge across the organization to streamline systems. Understand interdependencies among financial systems and ensure accuracy and consistency of data. - Compliance: Identify areas of potential weakness; recommend and implement solutions; proactively demonstrate responsibility and accountability for compliance requirements (SOX, compliance, GAAP...) specific to functional area. - Projects: Develop project plans. Lead less complex projects, process improvements, and ad hoc requests as required. - Month-end close: Specifically, will be responsible to pass the necessary reserves at each month-end and ensure appropriate reflection of CSW in the books of accounts.

The Successful Applicant

You hold a Bachelor or Master degree or professional experience equivalent. Minimum 5 years of applicable finance, accounting experience and concepts in the FMCG industry. Strong command of English and Arabic.

What's on Offer

Attractive local package.