A Leading Finance House within Zimbabwe and The Region is on The Market for a Corporate Finance Analyst. Applicants Must Have Experience In Private Equity, Mergers and Acquisitions as well as Analysis Of Financial Data. The Ideal Qualifications Are a First Degree In Economics, Finance, Accounting, or Statistics plus CFA or CA.

Responsibilities:

-Perform financial forecasting, reporting, and operational metrics tracking
-Analyze financial data and create financial models for decision support
-Analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements
-Evaluate financial performance by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts
-Provide analysis of trends and forecasts and recommend actions for optimization
-Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses; study proposed changes in methods and materials
-Identify and drive process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and Excel dashboards
-Increase productivity by developing automated reporting/forecasting tools
-Perform market research, data mining, business intelligence, and valuation comps
-Maintain a strong financial analysis foundation creating forecasts and models
-Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is essential; familiarity with data query/data management tools is extremely helpful (Access, SQL, Business Objects)