Our client is an award-winning provider of development finance, with an enviable track record of supporting experienced developers to deliver successful projects. Founded as an unregulated fund, initially specialising in mezzanine finance, they focused on assisting developers and banks to bring part-built residential developments to completion at a time when funding was scarce. Since then, they have developed their product range and funding capabilities to establish themselves as an innovative provider of development finance. They have originated loans with combined committed facilities of over £1.5bn and a GDV of over £3bn.
As a result of continued growth and the launch of a new fund, we are seeking a Financial Analyst. This person will work closely with the Senior Management Team, producing analysis that supports the effective delivery of scope of work across the finance, research and investment functions.
Design, amend and update a range of models for transactions and other business needs
Creation of transaction models
Perform sensitivity and scenario analysis
Support commercial negotiations
Provide commercial and analytical support on key corporate projects
Assisting with co-ordination and management of quarterly investor distribution and forecasting processes
Advanced Excel skills - data simulations, Macros & VBA etc.
Experienced in creating & manipulating financial models
Experience in cash-flow forecasting, investment appraisal and financial appraisal tools
Part or fully qualified CCAB, or other relevant sector qualification
3-5 years of experience as an Analyst, ideally within the Real Estate, Property, Investment sectors
Hard worker, super smart, analytical, sort their errors, strong problem-solving abilities, clear concise articulation of complex data sets, Team player, supportive of the organisation's needs
Confident self-starter, able to work independently and without supervision