Financial Analyst (Italian, German, French, Spanish) - Media

Job Title: Financial Analyst (Italian, German, French, Spanish) - Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: BBBH55710
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2017 12:58

Job Description

Handle Recruitment are working with a revolutionary media business that are market leaders in their industry. We are in search of a Financial Analyst with foreign language skills (Italian, German, French, Spanish) to be based in their vibrant London office. The financial analyst will work closely with a small European finance team accountable for the finances of the EMEA regions, and will be directly reporting to VP and EMEA Financial Director. Working within their growing finance team, the Finance Analyst will drive the EMEA annual plan and maintain forecast models, striving to drive efficiency, supporting the commercial finance team with their planning, analysis and reporting needs.


  • Key contact for the consolidation of business presentations
  • In-depth analysis to support actual and forecast variances
  • Aid the Regional Controllers in preparing the budgets and forecasts
  • Analyse and present key drivers to support periodic consolidation
  • Calculation of Quarterly Commissions
  • Financial scorecards and modeling
  • Provide guidance to Senior Management on results and opportunities
  • Perform ad hoc analysis to support the needs of the business
  • Accounts Receivable, Payables and cash collection analysis

Candidate requirements:

  • Must have foreign language skills (Italian, German, French, Spanish)
  • Must be qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must be degree Qualified
  • Advance Excel skills (v lookups, pivot tables, macros)
  • High attention to detail
  • Works well in a team and able to engage with people at all levels
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.