Financial Analyst

Duties And Responsibilities

Working as an integral part of the Corporate Alliances and Investments EMEA team and the Sony Innovation Fund

Tasks include financial planning and analysis, forecasting, business intelligence, due diligence, company financial assessments, financial modelling and portfolio management:

 Supporting preparation and review of financial statements and accounts
 Supporting the deal team with analysis of investments and existing portfolio companies, including financial due diligence process
 Cash-flow modelling and overview or modelling of investment performance
 Provides complex financial analysis, forecasting and modelling of current and potential investment portfolio companies
 Understand complex (technology) business models and provide insights on their viability or risks and provide creative ideas for new business models
 Support industry investment and M&A data analytics
 Ad-hoc project management tasks as necessary

Relevant Education

 Bachelor Degree in Economics an/or Accounting and/or Finance with top grades
 Advanced degree or accounting certification (e.g. CPA, MBA) preferred

Desired Skills & Experience

 Financial background – at least 2-4 years of relevant experience
 Fluent English (speaking, reading and writing) – must
 Additional European languages – advantage
 Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial analysis, including proficiency in interpreting company financial statements, DCF modelling
 Able to analyse, understand and clearly communicate financial information
 Very good office, web skills and Excellent knowledge of Excel and ability to build complex financial models – must (Macros / VBA – advantage)
 Good business acumen and analytical skills
 Well organized, precise and detail oriented
 Team player with the ability to work independently with limited supervision in a multi-national team
 Ideally you will have experience in banking, the financial industry or an audit background
 Experience working under pressure

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