Senior Global Business Analyst

England, London, City of London
£45000 - £50000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Simon Mason
Job Title
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Full Time

Working as part of a team of team of nine, the Senior Global Business Analyst will assist the Global Client Finance Director with the commercial and compliance management of a large portfolio of global clients across the automotive, FMCG, luxury and financial sectors. You will therefore be an integral part of a dynamic worldwide team, gaining best in class experience and exposure to global media challenges across a wide range of clients at the forefront of creative, adaptive and innovative media solutions.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for producing analytical work, sourcing information and preparing reports to better enable the team to service our key global clients.
  • Specifically responsible for the day to day management of two of the agency's top ten clients on behalf of the Global Commercial Director.
  • Oversight of the agency commercial timetable, intranet management and compliance information
  • Responsible for preparing analysis in support of fee negotiations and client profitability reviews.
  • Preparation of financial analysis for contract compliance purposes and ongoing client support.
  • Collection, consolidation and analysis of data from Regional and Local Finance Directors to support key commercial decisions as well as ongoing commercial compliance.

Key Behaviours and Knowledge

  • Commercial outlook:
    • Demonstrates the ability to engage a commercial view across general business undertakings and challenges.
    • Possesses a general understanding of the economic and industry specific implications and developments for Mindshare and our clients.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail:
    • Ability to process and, most of all, interpret financial data in support of commercial decisions.
    • Ability to recognise and diagnose problems, as well as the underlying causes, then develop practical solutions.
    • Possess a natural attention to detail and ability to digest information from a wide variety of sources.
    • Open-minded, able to develop and assess different options and solutions.
  • Very strong interpersonal skills, demonstrating on daily basis the ability to succinctly communicate with finance and non-finance people alike and to accommodate language and cultural differences.
  • Strong listening skills and ability to process verbal information.
  • Proven verbal and written communicator who is able to measure the requirements of different audiences and adapts his / her communication style accordingly.
  • Willingness and ability to involve others and use informal/virtual teams to complete tasks.