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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
in Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 03 Sep 19
EUR65000 - EUR75000 per annum +
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
in Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 03 Sep 19
EUR65000 - EUR75000 per annum +
My client are offering an exciting opportunity for a talented Business Analyst to lead their project teams operating within their clients finance functions.

The Role

The role will require delivery of various projects around streamlining and improving finance functions and procedures.

Operational Projects:

  • Improvement in the financial statement close process through reduction in time-lines, or increasing the robustness or quality of the output
  • Introduction of new or improved management information through the use of new BI tools or the introduction of and monitoring of appropriate KPI's
  • Enhancing the effectiveness of the finance function through increased digitisation including the use of data analytics
  • Provision of support and or control of monthly financial processes

Design and Implementation Projects:

  • Redesign of existing finance function responsibilities
  • Transition management - assisting with the on-shoring or off-shoring of finance related processes
  • Consideration of technology in the finance function including review and selection of enabling technology and implementation of the business process aspects of such technology

Remediation Projects:

  • Projects which require diagnosis, stabilisation and process redesign arising from a critical business or P&L issues being highlighted by or to an entities key stakeholder group
  • Audit findings, entities find themselves in a position where as a result of an inspection significant deficiencies may be identified in business or finance processes
  • Data integrity - typically arising from foreign currency, inventory or inter-company, financial statement balances may be inexplicable, move in a counter-intuitive manner or creating volatility or noise in the primary statements
  • Regulatory findings - arising from unexplained differences on Regulatory reporting or findings on client asset reviews, mis-selling of financial services products or non-adherence to BAU regulatory requirements

Skills and Experience

  • 5 -8 year's experience in a role which can demonstrate the experience required to achieve the above responsibilities, either in a professional services or industry environment.
  • Specific experience of having been part of large scale finance projects in a multinational environment
  • Appropriate professional qualification, which may be based in accounting or another appropriate discipline
  • Confident person with excellent interpersonal skills, particularly communication skills.
  • Energy, enthusiasm and passion for a new challenge.

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