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Investment Analyst

Country : United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

Region : Dubaï

Town : DUBAI

Category : Marketing

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Job description

The Role

  • Analyzing current and past financial data and performance . Preparing reports and projections based on this analysis . Evaluating current capital expenditures and depreciation . Exploring investment opportunities . Establishing and evaluating profit plans . Identifying trends in financial performance and providing recommendations for improvement . Coordinating with other members of the finance team to review financial information and forecasts . Providing financial models and forecasting . Consolidate and analyze financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc) taking into account company's goals and financial standing . Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance . Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks . Develop financial models, conduct benchmarking and process analysis . Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models . Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions to a senior financial analyst based on sound analysis . Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with forecasts . Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data . Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about novelty in the field . Consult with management to guide and influence long term and strategic decision making within the broadest scope . Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function

  • Proven working experience as a Finance Analyst . Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications . Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages . Outstanding presentation, reporting and communication skills . Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis . Well informed in current financial subjects, accounting, tax laws, money market and business environments . BS degree in Finance, Economics or related field
About the company

Established in the Middle East in 1993, Gold Standard DMCC has a renowned reputation as the leader in the precious metals sector of the Middle East. Operating on the principles of reliability, trust and credibility has allowed Gold Standard DMCC to become one of the largest and most competitive independent precious metals trading companies in the region. Offering a wide range of solutions to clients across the institutional, corporate, industrial, fabrication, wholesale jewellery, production and refining sectors, Gold Standard DMCCs dedicated team are experts in their field, incorporating only the highest standards of integrity, corporate governance and regulatory compliance into every facet of the business. Operating out of offices in the heart of the gold souks in Dubai, Bahrain and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Gold Standard DMCC is staffed by an experienced team of seasoned bullion professionals and has an established reputation as a leading market participant in the gold markets of the Middle East.