Wednesday , December 6 2023

ABSA Jobs – Business Finance Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Sandton

Website ABSA Group Limited

Job Description:

With over 100 years of rich history and strongly positioned as a local bank with regional and international expertise, a career with our family offers the opportunity to be part of this exciting growth journey, to reset our future and shape our destiny as a proudly African group.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountability: Business Analysis
    • Assisting IBD desk heads with desk level P&L queries, forecasting (Latest Best Estimate) and other financial and strategic reporting requirements
    • Assisting desk heads and management with budgeting (submission, review and analysis of desk budgets)
    • Analysis of Client data (Salesforce, MyMI, Front Arena etc.) and reporting on trends and themes
    • Supporting desk heads and management with Exco / Fincom and other governance forums’ analysis and submissions
    • Involved in monitoring business performance (Finance, Risk, HR etc.) and assist in understanding the root cause analysis
  • Accountability: Finance, PCG, Credit & Capital Mgmt & Reporting
    • Partner with PCG on desk P&L issues and own the relationship to ensure queries are resolved
    • Partner with Finance to ensure timely and accurate cost and revenue reporting, budgeting and tracking of actuals and forecasts
    • Ensure that all internal reporting is done on time and to the highest quality standards
    • Review and assist in creating accurate and complete reporting (together with infrastructure partners) such as product dashboards, pipeline activity etc.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong Finance experience
  • Solid understanding of deal booking systems work from a loans & bonds perspective
  • Understanding of Debt Finance products, financing terminology and processes
  • Ability to perform under strong pressure with very high attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and commercial awareness skills
  • Comfortable dealing with spreadsheets and financial models
  • Ability to produce clear presentations of complex data analyses
  • Ability to think laterally and solve problems with commercial soundness
  • Strong work ethic and demonstrable history of achievement
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Capable of acting on own initiative with a self disciplined approach to work
  • Sufficient knowledge of compliance, Barclay’s business principles and corporate values, key applicable laws, rules and regulations.
  • Postgraduate degree in Finance, or equivalent qualification
  • 3-5 Years comparable experience preferably in Financial Services Industry

Job Details:

Company: ABSA Group Limited

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sandton

Application Deadline: N/A


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