2 дней назад
we are currently seeking applications for financial accountant within the disclosure scotland based in glasgow. this is a permanent and pensionable appointment and new entrants will normally start on the minimum of the pay range. candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria below will be invited to the assessments.disclosure scotland currently provides a criminal checking service and is responsible for the operation and delivery of the protection of vulnerable groups act on behalf of the scottish ministers. this post sits directly below the head of finance and analytical services within the corporate services directorate of disclosure scotland. this is an interesting time within this organisation as we transform our current business processes to become more digitally engaged through having replaced of our existing systems including our financial system. we are now embarking on the implementation of the disclosure (scotland) act which became law on 14 july 2020.this post plays a vital role in supporting the consolidation of the agency's annual accounts in accordance with the government financial reporting manual (frem) and scottish public financial manual (spfm). this is a busy, challenging post where you will be responsible for developing and maintaining the system of budgetary control and financial monitoring within the agency.you will contribute to financial reporting continuously reviewing and taking appropriate opportunities to raise reporting standards and improve operational effectiveness and consistency through process, technology and people.key to the post is the ability to maintain strong working relationships with colleagues, both internal and external whilst managing the timing and quality of information.this post reports to the head of finance and analytical services and is responsible for a team including 1 x b1, 1 x a4, and 1 x a3.qualifications requiredprofessionally qualified accountant – ccab professional accountancy body or equivalent with up to date cpd.other qualifications equivalent to these may also be acceptable, if you are in any doubt please contact to discuss.please note: if you fail to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as stated above, your application will be automatically sifted out.essential criteria1. professionally qualified accountant – ccab professional accountancy body or equivalent with up to date cpd, understanding and experience of budgeting and financial management processes and reporting.2. excellent technical accounting skills with solid experience in monthly management accounts preparation and solid experience in compiling year-end financial.3. strong financial modelling skills using applications such as microsoft excel.4. proven ability to work on your own initiative, coping with the demands of a fast changing environment where opportunities need to be quickly realised, whilst managing competing priorities and ensuring deadlines are met utilising staff available.important information regarding interviewsin recognition of the scottish government's ongoing measures and guidance in its response to covid-19 (coronavirus), we would like to advise applicants that a decision has been taken that all interviews must be conducted in a virtual/remote setting.in order to facilitate this new way of working, we are asking all applicants to ensure that they have a suitable space to complete the virtual interview. in addition, a personal device of choice, which has the skype for business application downloaded. this will allow candidates to undertake the interview/assessment if selected. we are also asking you to ensure that your personal wi-fi/broadband capacity will be sufficient to carry both audio and video feeds.further informationfor further details and to apply online, visit our website at http://bit.ly/sgvacancies. to apply, you must fully complete and submit an online application via this website before the closing date. to learn more about this opportunity, please contact chris mccrone by e-mail at email@example.com you experience any difficulties accessing our website or completing the online application form, please contact the resourcing team via firstname.lastname@example.org. « return to the search results
Roland Berger Ltd
2 дней назад
about roland berger:roland berger is an independent company, solely owned by our partners, who are responsible for overall corporate performance and business success. founded in 1967, roland berger remains the only leading global consultancy firm with non-anglo-saxon roots. we are german by origin, european by nature and global by ambition, including a strong footprint in asia and other geographies where we feel that we can truly make an impact.tasks: • has real competence in most common skills; may require guidance on more complex tasks and new approaches.• expert in some techniques; able to coach more junior staff in certain techniques. able to select the most appropriate technique from a limited range of possibilities.• able to execute more broad ranging data gathering tasks and prioritise approach with limited guidance.• fully aware of expertise and limits of info centre.• able to find novel sources of information.• able to lead face to face and telephone interviews on a range of subjects with mid-level management.• able to contribute productively to hypothesis generation and to plan coherent analytical modules.• can execute complex analytic tasks with some guidance.• can abstract insights from own work and use to decide next steps in process.• makes action and business oriented recommendations that add value to case team and client.• always adheres to agree deadlines.• always 100% accuracy of responsible outputs.• receives and agrees methods, outputs with manager and deadlines. plans own time.• delegated and limited analyses and client handling completed alone.• client interactions conducted maturely and with sensitivity.• develops positive relationship with middle/high management of client.• able to make suggestions which the clients acts upon.• able to work as part of client/consultant team. understands the problems and the solutions open to the client.• uses understanding to develop analysis and solutions.• develops ideas for slides and structures parts of presentations with guidance. • presents own area of work fluently to small groups internally and externally.• successfully conducts high-quality interviews and evaluates them with some guidance on outline• able to carry out tasks with minimal supervision. can supervise individual client team members.• actively contributes to team discussions and generation of ideas.• organises own work and that of client team members to meet objectives of project work plan.• agrees with the project manager at the start of the project specific needs for skill development, and seeks guidance and coaching on these skills during the project.• seeks guidance with assigned tasks.• learns to accept constructive feedback.skills & qualifications:• emphasis on technical skills and building consulting capabilities.• able to use presentation software• competent with financial analysis and cashflow modelling• completed advanced excel course. able to build complex models; expert in other packages (e.g., databases)• must have a very high standard of education with a 1st or 2:1 degree (or equivalent) from a top university « return to the search results
CellCap Service Ltd.
3 дней назад
required qualification: must have at least uk equivalent bachelor degree in business / economics / finance.required language: must be fluent in english (written and spoken). knowledge of russian language would be an advantage, though not necessary. who are we?cellcap service ltd are an extremely competitive administrative services with worldwide based clients especially in russia, thailand and singapore. we specialize in quickbooks and other administrative platforms. we are a growing team based in waterloo station. we are looking for a head of partnerships and business development to provide leadership in the development of company’s business and forging partnerships with key partners, individuals and corporate entities. with the intentions of excelling further, we are looking for a competent professional who could play a key role in the business development and enhancing the business image of the company. strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. your role and responsibilities:• develop business strategy of the company; develop in consultation with other senior management the business development strategy of the company, directs the implementation, infrastructure, procurement, procedures and standards.• build client base and establish rapport with the existing stakeholders. building and maintaining excellent business relationships with the banks and financial institutions. • preparing progress reports, setting targets and strategic reports of the progress, targets, and setting new goals. • negotiate terms of agreements with the stakeholders and corporate entities in furtherance of the development of business. • management and planning; develops the periodic business plan and operational budget of the company. • leading the business department; consider the required sales and business staffing levels and appointment of staff. essential knowledge, skills and experience• 3-5 years of business development/sales experience in similar role.• excellent communication skills• at least uk equivalent bachelors degree in business or economics or finance. • experience of working in a regulated environment and in emi setup, partnerships, operation etc. • a good understanding of sepa, swift, faster pay and other payment schemes and having good network of banking relationships will be an advantage.• having a reasonable understanding of payment services regulations 2017 and of how to incorporate visa and mastercard into e money models, will be given preferencewhy us?you will be working in a professional environment with the support of existing members of staff with years of experience. if you are ready for the challenge of taking the business to the next level, then results and rewards will be a fulfilling personal and professional achievement.apply within 30 days. send your cvs with cover letters to the director of cellcap service ltd. scott house, suite 1, the concourse, waterloo station, london, se1 7ly, at email@example.com note, we do not accept cv's from any recruitment agencies. « return to the search results
CNW Capital Service Ltd.
3 дней назад
cnw capital service ltd. is an advisory firm facilitating china-europe cross-border asset management and direct investment. our clients include leading fund managers, pe firms, banks, insurance firms, family offices and corporate both in china and europe. we are recruiting a project manager to the team.job responsibilities:• communicate with potential clients about their international asset allocation needs, focusing on alternative investment and direct equity investment related areas.• design proposals for clients with details on asset class products, timescale, milestones, costs, service providers etc.;• agree with clients or manage their expectation of asset allocation outcome.• negotiate and select suppliers for the chosen asset allocation strategy and ensure suppliers delivered relevant material and service on time and to a high standard.• organize the knowledge management aspect of the projects, filing relevant documents and provide project summaries for different stages;• report to senior management timely on project achievement and issues.• job requirement:• education background in project management or business management is preferred• a good understanding of financial market is preferred.• excellent communication and interpersonal skill;• prior business development or relationship management experience is preferred.• well-connected in china and has the resources to introduce business into the company will be valued.• chinese language skill is a must.• business mindset, self-motivated, confident, and able to work under pressureplease note that we also take part-time interns from current students and we can provide tier 2 sponsorship to successful candidate, if necessary « return to the search results
CNW Capital Service Ltd.
3 дней назад
cnw capital service ltd. is an advisory firm facilitating china-europe cross-border asset management and direct investment. our clients include leading fund managers, pe firms, banks, insurance firms, family offices and corporate both in china and europe. we are recruiting a business analyst to the team.job responsibilities:1, research on various sectors of asset management in both china and european market, including mutual funds/long-only funds, hedges funds, pes. 2, research on various asset management themes. examples: trend of a certain investment strategy; allocation procedure of a certain type of asset owners; the update on china’s capital outflow policies, etc.3, attend meetings with investment professionals/investors and carry out professional discussions. summarize meeting results and produce research pieces based on them;4, monitor various investment news coverage and proactively collect relevant messages and expand them into writing pieces after further research.5, prepares reports, slides and working paper for clients and internal use and present such results when necessary;job requirements: 1, degree in finance and investment related courses will be preferred2, 1 year previous working or intern experience expected; 3, excellent oral and written communication and reporting skill with clients in both china and uk; 4, familiar with uk and china financial market and regulatory system; 5, chinese language skill is a must. 6, experience in social media operation and related article writing is a plus. please note that we also take part-time interns from current students and we can provide tier 2 sponsorship to successful candidate, if necessary « return to the search results
Goodmaysys Software Technologies Ltd.
3 дней назад
job descriptionjob summary:goodmaysys software, a leading it and financial software development and consultation firm based in london, invites the cvs from highly ambitious, innovative, enthusiastic and potential candidates for the role of product research manager(finance). as a product research manager(finance), you will be responsible for developing project management skills and be learning how complex business problems are being addressed in the fintech industry. you will need to provide with due diligence (commercial, tech and operational) and strategic services to the company.location:at our office in ilford (london) and also required to travel and work at client project sites anywhere in the uk.reports to:project managereducation qualifications and desired skills: master's degree in the relevant field (required) candidates with an insight into research and innovation in the relevant field, will be given preference.personal skills: good communication and interpersonal skills. ability to motivate other team members and boost productivity. strong analytical and problem-solving skills ability to handle client expectations in terms of project deliverables. high-level of attention to detail and ability to synthesise information. an inquisitive mind towards it and forex related research, econometrics of the industry and predictive models.role and responsibilities: take part in collecting and collating financial technology innovation information and its key trends contributing to the development of the company’s knowledge of the market. advise on product design and performance metrics in co-ordination with other business operations. collaborate cross functionally with production departments to facilitate the development processes, identify issues and conduct research to advise on the recommended course of action. work closely with the management and show an entrepreneurial spirit, personal and professional integrity and a desire to obtain excellence. identify variables responsible for market fluctuations using predictive financial modelling and create adaptive strategies to combat risks. developing high-quality objective-oriented technical proposal after analysing market research data while adhering to research standards. conduct situational market analysis, and inform the stakeholders on the suitability, acceptability and feasibility of our forex / remittance related it product. lead and support financial technology and digital banking-related projects, including workshops and analytical studies for clients. evaluate the trends and develop early action plans to mitigate the risks of market fluctuations using predictive econometrics models. be responsible to develop a tangible research methodology suited to the product development right from its inception till execution. research, design and evaluate market feasibility, marketing strategy, processes and product development. ensure adherence to the project programme by managing team, work schedules and delegating responsibilities when required. demonstrate a proactive approach towards decision making. have a basic understanding of web designing and mobile applications. train and educate the junior team members with an entrepreneurial skill.job type:full time (permanent position)experience:1-2 years of experience in financial management research and technology.salary:£ 37000.00 per annum.advert duration:from 15/10/2020 to 14/11/2020reference id: 20201015-fd-prmexpected start date: 23/11/2020job types: full-time, permanentsalary: £37,000.00 per year « return to the search results
Credit Kudos Limited
3 дней назад
credit kudos is a fintech challenger credit bureau that uses financial behaviour data to measure creditworthiness. our machine-learning powered technology transforms the way credit checking and scores work by using open banking to generate a more accurate and holistic view of a borrower's creditworthiness. we’ve raised over £7.5 million from leading institutional investors and power 75+ lenders in the uk and eu to make better, fairer credit decisions.the strategic growth manager will be in charge of identifying and pursuing opportunities to help our clients use our unique data and analysis to predict consumer credit risk. we are looking for an ambitious, execution-focused individual to work with our senior management team and key decision-makers at our clients to identify a strategy for ensuring customers achieve maximum value from our products and services. this role will be an exciting, client-facing opportunity to make a big impact on how the uk lending industry works at one of london’s most exciting startups.main duties and responsibilities:identify strategic opportunities within the existing client base (lenders, banks, and price comparison websites) by structuring problems, developing hypotheses, conducting analyses, and translating insights into products and servicesmanage relationships with senior client stakeholders to develop a strong technical understanding of how lenders assess credit risk, and how credit kudos fits into these decisionsunderstand key industry and customer trends and provide insights to the organizationidentify patterns and synthesize disparate data to explain problems and propose recommendationswork directly with the ceo and coo to provide strategic, data-backed product and business recommendations to inform company-level decisionswork cross-functionally across credit kudos departments to escalate customer needs, communicate customer challenges, and provide key feedback to ensure we are continuously focusing on growth and efficiencywork closely with the product and engineering teams to ensure that your ideas and suggestions are translated into software products clients lovethere may be some national travel to clients required in the future depending on the progression of covid-19 (typically day trips, 3-5 days per month)required skills, qualifications and experience:2-5 years experience with a top strategy consultancy (bain, bcg or mckinsey), with a demonstrated track record of promotion or 2-5 years experience in strategic business analysis and client-facing stakeholder management from a top tier company in lending, investment banking, technology, or private equity with a demonstrated track record of success / promotionextremely proactive, self-starter mentality with strong organizational and interpersonal skillsexcellent communication skills and a track record of building rapport, engaging and influencing executive leadership, client champions and end usersanalytical and problem-solving skills and an uncompromising attention to detaildesire to thrive under pressure in an unstructured, fast-paced environmentminimum 2.1 bachelor's degree from a top (russell group or international equivalent) universitywhat we value: motivation, enthusiasm and passion for our mission to take on the big credit bureausexpansive thinking, transparency, honesty and a good sense of humourresults and efficiency rather than hours in the officewhat you’ll get: competitive salary and stock optionsflexible working arrangements, generous leave and a dog-friendly office. we are currently working remotely due to the pandemic, but have an office in central london. see full list of benefits - plus a bit more about working for us - herea ton of support, but an opportunity to run your own schedule and rolethe opportunity to develop your role and responsibilities as the company grows « return to the search results
Net Purpose Ltd
4 дней назад
about net purposenet purpose is an exciting new company designed to change the way the world invests. backed by clients with over $1tn in assets under management (aum), we are building tools to help institutional investors measure and optimise the social and environmental performance of their investment portfolios. one third of all the world’s capital ($90tn) is now committed to investing sustainably or for impact; we are building the data infrastructure to support. if this sounds exciting, we want to talk to you! your roleyou will be a data specialist on the net purpose team. you will help us build the world’s most comprehensive database of social and environmental performance. you will be responsible for:• collecting, cleaning, and consolidating data on the social and environmental performance of listed and unlisted companies, as well as macro impact data sets from organisations such as the un;• quality assurance (qa) of ingested social and environmental performance data, checking and referencing each data point to its original source, and cataloging sources for easy retrieval;• capturing the tacit knowledge that we're quickly building up as we grow our data sets. a good example is how we deal with exceptions and training soundbites to improve extraction;• improving and maintaining data quality by running qa processes (regular random sampling, gathering user feedback) and implementing agreed improvements;• training and improving data extraction performance, and future ai / ml based techniques;• working on developing new analytics and data products in collaboration with the research team;• manage analytics product support - internal and external client queries, building example use cases for clients and to support sales & marketing;• doing all of this through our analyst platform, working with our team of leading engineers to fast-track your analysis and scaling it to enable the allocation of trillions for impact.essential skillsyou are a superstar investment or research analyst with a passion for impact investing, and: • masters degree in sustainability, data, analysis, or related field;• minimum of 2 years’ experience in research, investment banking, or analytics related to social and environmental performance;• domain expertise in a social or environmental theme: climate, labour, gender etc;• you are highly numerate, love numbers and feel at home in excel and analysing companies;• exceptional attention to detail, an eye for quality and for errors that need investigating;• have an understanding of corporate fundamentals, valuations, and accounting;• are comfortable handling large datasets, and get excited by statistical conclusions;• want to build a career that has more meaning than ‘net profit’; you care about ‘net purpose;’• are a team player, you “manage up,” muck-in, and are excited about our start-up pace;• have the necessary work permits to work in the uk;• strong communication skills and an ability to present results of analysis to experts;• data experience beyond excel: in stata, c#/.net, c++, sql, or desire to learn;• see yourself growing with net purpose over time, as a data specialist, scientist or other roles. what net purpose can offer younet purpose is a start-up with a bold ambition. we care deeply about our profit with purpose mission, and the warm and inclusive environment we seek to create. this role will position you as one of the first specialist data analysts in profit with purpose performance. we are confident there will be ample opportunity for you to develop beyond this, either within our firm or this booming impact investing industry.closing date for applications: november 13, 2020. « return to the search results
UK Research and Innovation
5 дней назад
opportunity for a senior financial accountant to join the team in this key role, supporting uk research and innovation’s (ukri) financial control to achieve its core objectives: ensure delivery of ukri’s financial statements, and those of its component entities, ensuring that they meet accounting standards, hmt and other uk government requirementsdrive improvement to existing processes and align with harmonised ukri financial policies and processesfacilitate operational delivery through providing financial support and operation of key financial controls. the role will be focused on supporting innovate uk which is part of uk research and innovation. innovate uk drives productivity and economic growth by supporting businesses to develop and realise the potential of new ideas, including those from the uk’s world-class research base. responsibilities will include but are not limited to: lead the work of other financial control team members to deliver individual and team objectives and work on joint activities at pace, while optimising staff utilisation, and building and maintaining good working relationshipslead technical input into specialist areas, and proactively share knowledge encouraging other team members to do the sameprovide the financial controller and financial control managers with effective support and deputise for them as and when requiredlead the preparation of input into ukri financial statements for innovate uk, including notes and related disclosures for the annual report and accounts, ensuring these are in line with accounting standards (ifrs), hm treasury’s frem, and other government requirementsensure the completeness of reporting information and supporting audit evidence for financial audits to quality standards and within tight deadlineslead on the preparation of sections of whole of government accounts (wga) returns, associated supporting information and audit evidence, including counter-party analysislead work to ensure the integrity of ledgers and sub-ledgers, and quality assurance of financial information in our erp systems including regular month-end processes including payroll posting processes and reconciliationskey financial control representative for financial systems development and improvements at work groups and supporting the testing of financial system changes. please visit the top career page (link below) for full list of responsibilities. to be successful in this role you will be a qualified accountant (ccab, cima or equivalent) or will have qualified by experience. you will have an understanding of and ability to apply international financial reporting standards (ifrs). problem solving capabilities and organisational skills are also essential. experience of using an existing ukri erp accounting package (oracle or workday currently preferable) or an understanding of government requirements and guidance relevant to the role frem would be advantageous but is not essential. benefits choosing to come to work at ukri means that you will have access to a whole host of benefits including a flexible working scheme, a career average revalued earnings pension scheme, 30 days annual leave allowance, access to employee shopping/travel discounts and salary sacrifice cycle to work scheme.
London Stock Exchange Group
5 дней назад
background ftserussell is a fast growing, high profile independent company owned by the london stock exchange group. its mission is to provide investors globally with the best index and benchmarking solutions & decision making support tools. ftserussell is part of the lseg information services division (isd) which includes the regulated news service (rns) for the london stock exchange, real time data and sedol. isd is a key part of the lse group's strategic intent to be a leader in global markets infrastructure by 2020, by becoming one of the world's top 3 such players. isd, through ftserussell, is already a leading provider of index data for institutional investors worldwide with over $3 trillion of assets benchmarked to ftserussell indexes. growing at over 20% each year, and working from a position of market leadership in the uk and europe, ftserussell's strategy is to increase ftserussell brand awareness globally and to continue to grow its business worldwide through acquisitions and partnerships as well as organic growth. key functions and responsibilities reporting to the enterprise support services senior applications support engineer, the individual selected will work with internal it and business staff to deliver proactive monitoring and 1st/2nd line support of isd's production services.the role holder will work in their global location ensuring the enterprise support services team cover 24x7x365 to ensure availability of isd's services the primary focus of which will be those services delivering ftserussell's indices. further responsibilities will include service reporting, continuous service improvement activities, and client communications management. the ideal candidate will be customer focused, tenacious, with a high level of attention to detail combined with strong problem solving & troubleshooting skills. key areas of responsibility are: *work with all parties to provide services to agreed sla's and ola's *proactive monitoring and management of business critical 24x7, real-time, legacy, data handling and data delivery applications and infrastructure to identify issues, trends and potential problem areas. *actively identify, log, own, and manage incidents (incident management). *manage client communications and expectations in respect to incident resolution and root cause analysis (problem management). *ensure compliance with isd's published service support and delivery processes. *work in partnership with our ess back line, dba support, infrastructure functions to ensure availability and performance of isd's services. *escalation management including tracking, recording provision of conference calls etc. *proactively identify inefficiencies with elements of the service and propose solutions. *perform scheduled proactive checks and implement routine (standard) packaged changes. *produce the shift handover document at the end of each shift in accordance with isd content and quality standards qualifications/experience it is expected with limited supervision the candidate will be able to deliver each of the key objectives of the role identified above. it is therefore expected that he or she will have: *degree level education in technology or an associated technical specialism or equivalent experience. *excellent problem solving, planning and organising skills, along with a flexible approach *outstanding verbal and written english communication skills including an excellent telephone manner. *demonstrable experience of providing customer support while working in a real time environment such as a trading environment. *extensive experience of managing client queries and problems. *experience using enterprise class service desk and monitoring tools. *linux administration (primarily rhel). *ms windows administration.*foundation level knowledge of networking. *ability to provide 1st line support for complex 3rd party applications. *strong experience and a good working knowledge of application and performance monitoring. *excellent documentation skills. *itil certification and experience of working in an itil environment. it is also highly desirable that the candidate can show relevant experience and knowledge of as many as possible of the following areas: *prior noc and/or first line application support experience. *caplin and or kalahari applications. *itrs geneos application monitoring tool. *jira. market data platforms (refinitiv rdf/elektron, infolect, bloomberg, marketlink). *linux shell scripting. *market data provision, contribution and distribution services. *knowledge of enterprise class ip infrastructure (routers, switches, firewalls). *(interacting with) global data vendors or financial exchanges. *web services. personal qualities *strong customer service focus with a desire to deliver a high quality service. *flexible, pragmatic, enthusiastic and commitment to the role. *ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines. *team player. *hands-on approach with ability to deliver to commitments. *organised, structured, and disciplined. *self motivated and highly professional with ability to take on responsibility. *a desire to learn and improve skills and knowledge. *hands-on, proactive individual focused on delivery and results *ability to work in fast moving and highly pressured environment working hours the successful applicant, once probation has been passed, shall work to a shift pattern that ensures an always available support service to our clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. occasional working outside of this pattern to cover other shifts may be required to ensure service is maintained at all times. disclaimer the intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position