Senior Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Elips Life AG
Location
Zürich
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
15 Sep 2019
Closes
27 Sep 2019
Ref
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The company is a inusrance firm.

In this important role you will support the Head Business Development with the search, identification, analysis and assessment of potential acquisition candidates in line with elipsLife business strategy and to quantify new market potential. You are responsible for assisting through the negotiation process with selling parties of potential acquisition candidates. You will coordinate and monitor the process of preparing offer documentation, due diligence, legal reviews and price valuation. You are also responsible for the quantification of the business case when entering a new market. The role requires excellent analytical skills, strategic thinking as well as the ability to work towards tight deadlines while managing multi-functional tasks.

  • Bachelor degree (or higher) in Finance or Accounting (ideally with a CFA certification) or equivalent work experience
  • Proven work experience as a Senior Financial Analyst
  • Extensive experience with financial modelling
  • Hands-on experience with financial and statistical software
  • Expertise in MS Excel (creating spreadsheets and using advanced formulas)
  • Experience in life & health insurance markets, including B2B working environments
  • M&A business experience, ideally in a large corporation would be a plus
  • Exceptionally good analytical skills as well as strategic thinking skills
  • Fluent in English. German and any other language are an asset