Financial Analyst- Beirut

University degree preferably in Business Administration, majoring in Finance or Accounting from good universities. Masters or MBA is a plus.

Around 4-5 years of finance experience within major local or regional financial institutions (Private Equity firms or Investment Banks or Commercial Banks) in Lebanon as Financial Analyst or related.

General understanding of statutory accounting principles

Financial Modeling expertise required.

Knowledge of procedural controls and data validation techniques required

 

Maintain a cash flow forecast model with the ability to modify various assumptions as the business transforms.

Ability to do scenario analysis and present the results in an appropriate manner.

Perform monthly balance sheet, income statement and changes in financial position/budget variance analysis, and prepare financial reports, charts, tables and other exhibits as requested

Provide timely, relevant and accurate reporting & analysis of the results of the division’s performance against historical, budgeted, forecasted and strategic planning results to facilitate decision-making toward the achievement of the budget and strategic plan.

Maintain and develop various financial models and standard templates distributed for use by all of Finance during the planning processes, ensuring quality, accuracy and focused analytic review.

Demonstrate appropriate understanding/working knowledge of accounting principles and internal controls and apply them.

 

Strong organizational skills and attention to details. At ease with numbers. Independent worker and analytical thinker with an ability to conduct research, data analysis, financial modeling and resolve complex problems. Strong presence with the ability to interact with Senior Leadership.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must have advanced MS Excel skills. Fluent in English and Arabic.

Job based in Lebanon.

 

Interested candidates to email their CVs in Strict Confidentiality to Mrs. Elsa: recruitment@necg.com.lb