Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Executive Analyst Jobs in Tanzania at FINCA International

Job Title: Executive Analyst

Employer: FINCA International Inc - Tanzania

Duty Station: Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th May 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist the CEO in providing measurable variables for all the strategic goals of level 2 and level 3 managers; and track those variables on a monthly basis.
Analyze reports received from functional areas, compare actual results versus budget, highlight the main gaps, analyze the possible causes for deviations, and suggest corrective actions. Develop a monthly balanced scorecard report that analyzes the factors driving the evolution of the big 5 indicators and establishes correlations between those factors.
Develop economic and operational models for a variety of processes and projects: define resources, outputs, ratios, and run what if scenarios.
Develop and update business models for each product, and for each delivery channel: standard branch, light branch, POS Agent.
Analyze expenses on a monthly basis, identify productivity opportunities, and suggest measures to increase savings versus budget.
Draft a variety of documents including: minutes, job descriptions for new positions, etc.
Help the CEO prepare PowerPoint presentations on several business topics.
Be able to draft a presentation by combining limited oral instructions from its supervisor, the background business knowledge, and the access to the different business reports and his/her analytical skills.
Support the CEO in his medium and long term planning activities.

Job Requirements

Master’s degree (or equivalent) in economics, engineering, mathematics, or physics.
Superiorwriting skills.
Experience in business/ project consulting, financial planning, or project management.
Bilingual French/ English
Experience in financial services desired but not mandatory.
Ability to work under pressure
Self-motivated and independent

Skills Required:

Computer literacy: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, MS Project or similar, MS Access or similar.
Data management: sort, queries, pivot tables (excel), vlookup / hlookup (excel).
Basic Accounting: understanding and interpretation of of Income Statement and Balance Sheet.

Mathematical Tools Required:

              1. Statistical (normal distribution; linear regression, basic probability calculations, correlation analysis).
              2. Financial: present value, internal rate of return, nominal / effective interest rate.

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FINCA International Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.