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Finance Analyst Jobs in City of London

Finance Analysts usually research macroeconomic and microeconomic conditions along with company historical data and forecasting to recommend courses of action or note trends in sales.  

 

Key Responsibilities of a Finance Anaylst:

  • Business Partnering with senior directors 
  • Heavy focus on budgeting and forecasting
  • Looking at research and developmental spend
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Executive spend focused
  • Commercial ad hoc duties

Key Requirements of a Finance Analyst:

  • ACA / CIMA / ACCA qualified
  • Educated to degree level
  • Previous experience in a business partnering role
  • Fantastic communication skills

The City of London is the hub of business activity in London and is the is one of the central business districts of the world. 

It is known as 'the square mile' because it is 1.12 square miles in area. It contains several professional services centres including Insurance, Legal and of course, Finance. 

Liverpool Street and Bank are closest to the insurance activity which is centred around the Lloyd's building near Leadenhall Market. 

Temple and Chancery Lane are all close to the Legal inns of court and are also inside the boundaries of the square mile. 

Other non-sector specific areas in the City of London are St. Paul's and Blackfriars, close to both of these are various famous roads such as Old Bailey which is home to the Central Criminal Court and the historic newspaper publishing hub, Fleet Street. 

The areas closest to the River Thames are Monument, which commemorates the Great Fire of London and Tower Hill in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.