Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst

On behalf of our Client, a global leader in online, dynamic verification of identity and financial transactions via regulated e-payment instrument authentication, we are looking for a Financial Analyst to be based at their offices in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyses finance data and prepares financial reports and management accounts
  • Provides ad hoc financial analysis to support strategic business projects
  • Works with the IT department to improve the development of program reports and data integrity
  • Builds and maintains reports and dashboards in Tableau/PowerBI/Excel
  • Defines and proposes requirements for new metrics based on stakeholders’ information needs
  • Responsible for ad hoc reporting/ data analysis (ad hoc analysis support of business users, hypothesis checking, metrics evaluation)
  • Completes daily operational tasks as required by the business
  • Prepares monthly and quarterly financial and performance analyses for business leadership
  • Prepares accurate Financial statements and month-end close reports.
  • Reconciles data and reports, resolves discrepancies, and collaborates across various Finance and non-Finance functions effectively
  • Obtains, transforms, and processes electronic product data files from vendors
  • Analyses customer account issues to determine source causes to contribute to continuous process improvements
  • Collects and organizes information from platforms and databases
  • Interprets data, analyzes results using statistical techniques and provides ongoing reports
  • Ensures accurate reporting in financial and non-financial metrics and KPIs
  • Analyzes financial data and creates financial models for decision support
  • Analyses financial information and reports as directed or as part of a continuous audit/monitoring review
  • Communicates and cooperates with other departments regarding customer activity as well as data variances and resolutions
  • Creates a detailed business analysis, outlining problems, opportunities, and solutions for a business

Job Requirements

  • Relevant degree in Economics, Business Statistics, Mathematics or similar
  • 3-5 years experience in a similar role 
  • Excellent knowledge of MS office software (pivot tables)
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Ability to manipulate data using Python
  • Ability to handle large amounts of data
  • Fluent in English and Greek
  • Basic Knowledge of Tableau or similar business intelligence/analytics software
  • Ability to translate financial data into words
  • Able to work under pressure, manage deadlines, attention to detail, and strong organizational skills
  • Result-driven orientation (prioritizing, taking initiative, taking ownership).
  • Experience in metrics/ measures definition and financial modeling
  • Strong mathematical skills and a statistical toolkit would be an advantage
  • Demonstrated work experience in a Finance, Reconciliation, Back Office position, or any other relevant field

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Insurance
  • In–house cafeteria
  • Multicultural, young, and energetic work environment
  • Performance Bonus, including a mix of cash and share-based scheme of company stock for outstanding performers 

All CVs will be handled with the utmost confidentiality.