G-Research is a leading quantitative research and technology company. By using the latest scientific techniques, we produce world-beating predictive research and build advanced technology to analyse the world’s data.
The finance team partner closely with the rest of the business, using advanced data analytics techniques to automate processes and provide real-time financial reporting.
Demand for an automated cost allocation model has never been higher, and finance will be at the forefront of delivering it.
The role offers a unique opportunity to gain exposure to, and fully understand, a business at the cutting edge of quantitative financial research.
Key responsibilities of the role will include :
Assist in the design, development and implementation of a company wide cost allocation model.
Partner with the business to ascertain appropriate distributions and reach consensus amongst stakeholders.
Present on the findings / conclusions to the firm’s leadership.
Potential opportunity to research and then implement systems / new tools to aid the process.
Who are we looking for?
Excellent academics with a minimum 2 : 1 grade or similar from a leading university
Minimum 4 years relevant work experience
Strong ability to extract and manipulate data. Experience of Alteryx and Tableau (or similar) tools an advantage
An understanding of accounting / financial concepts, an accounting qualification is preferable but not essential
Previous involvement with the implementation or operation of a cost allocation model is desirable
The candidate must have experience of independently driving data collection and automation with insight of the challenges involved
Experience of working within a software or IT engineering business or division will be preferable
High degree of integrity and ability to be trusted with privileged access to sensitive data