Analyse results; report and understand budget variances; identify trends; prepare forecasts and work with the business heads to recommend actions to management.
Duties & Responsibilities
Compare and analyze actual results with the budget plans and forecasts.
Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting reporting data.
Provide Commercial Finance support to the business and prepare business cases for new initiatives. Review and recommend different types of investments based on risk and return analysis.
Develop structured and insightful financial and operational reports.
Assist in the management of the investment portfolio through operational, financial and strategic analysis. This will also include maintaining proper corporate governance and business reporting records.
Assist the investees in building strategic partnerships with existing partners inside the Media Zone.
Work with internal stakeholders– e.g. legal, business development, licensing and regulation, communications, and others as needed – to close and manage various investment opportunities/portfolios.
Support the team to complete ad-hoc requests, both internally and externally focused, covering proposal preparations and presentations.
Build an in-depth knowledge of the media industry segments catered to by twofour54 as part of a team initiative to grow competencies as industry experts.
education, experience & skills
Undergraduate degree in relevant field is required.
Finance analysis and business modelling experience.
Strong Proficiency in Microsoft office tools for analytics and communication – Excel, PowerPoint, Word.
3 to 5 years’ experience in Finance and/or Investments.
Ability to delegate to and manage projects and group of individuals across twofour54.
Arabic Speaker Preferred.
A reliable team player that displays genuine commitment to deliver for the team and twofour54.
A confident communicator that is able to adapt quickly and easily in a fast-paced environment to get the job done.