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Financial Analyst

Karachi, Pakistan
Job Reference REF862B
Professional Areas Finance
Function Audit and Compliance
Contract Type Permanent
Start date 2024-04-01

Louis Dreyfus Company is a leading merchant and processor of agricultural goods. Our activities span the entire value chain from farm to fork, across a broad range of business lines, we leverage our global reach and extensive asset network to serve our customers and consumers around the world. Structured as a matrix organization of six geographical regions and ten platforms, Louis Dreyfus Company is active in over 100 countries and employs approximately 15,000 people globally.

  • Analyze financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements, to identify trends, variances, and opportunities.
  • Conduct financial modeling and scenario analysis to support strategic planning and decision-making.
  • Evaluate the financial performance of projects, investments, and provide recommendations to Head of Finance to take informed decisions.
  • Monitor actual financial performance against budget and forecast, investigate variances, and communicate findings to Head of Finance.
  • Lead trade to cash activity as per the regional guidelines.
  • Work with cross functional teams to bring improvement in the internal controls.
  • Analyze and interpret financial data to provide insights into the company's financial performance and trends.
  • Preparation of presentations and relevant materials for Regional Review Meetings and country finance / business presentations.
  • Support Head of Finance in developing and implement risk mitigation strategies to minimize exposure to financial risks.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather data, develop insights, and suggest measures for continuous improvement in financial processes and systems.
  • Develop SOPs, processes, policies and procedures.
  • Develop authority matrix keeping in view the local needs as well as the regional guidelines.
  • Respond to ad-hoc requests for financial analysis, schedules and reporting.
  1. CA Qualified With minimum 3 years of relevant Post Qualification experience or ACCA Qualified with 5 years of relevant Post Qualification experience.
  2. Articles from Big 4 would be preferred.

 

  1. Excellent communication skills in English.

Diversity & Inclusion

LDC is driven by a set of shared values and high ethical standards, with diversity and inclusion being part of our DNA. LDC is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion.

LDC encourages diversity, supports local communities and environmental initiatives. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

Sustainability

Sustainable value is at the heart of our purpose as a company.

We are passionate about creating fair and sustainable value, both for our business and for other value chain stakeholders: our people, our business partners, the communities we touch and the environment around us

What We Offer

We provide a dynamic and stimulating international environment, which will stretch and develop your abilities and channel your skills and expertise with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

We offer

  • A workplace culture that embraces diversity and inclusivity
  • Access to  Training and Development
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits
  • Regular events that foster team engagement
Company Description

Louis Dreyfus Company is a leading merchant and processor of agricultural goods. Our activities span the entire value chain from farm to fork, across a broad range of business lines, we leverage our global reach and extensive asset network to serve our customers and consumers around the world. Structured as a matrix organization of six geographical regions and ten platforms, Louis Dreyfus Company is active in over 100 countries and employs approximately 15,000 people globally.


Job Description
  • Analyze financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements, to identify trends, variances, and opportunities.
  • Conduct financial modeling and scenario analysis to support strategic planning and decision-making.
  • Evaluate the financial performance of projects, investments, and provide recommendations to Head of Finance to take informed decisions.
  • Monitor actual financial performance against budget and forecast, investigate variances, and communicate findings to Head of Finance.
  • Lead trade to cash activity as per the regional guidelines.
  • Work with cross functional teams to bring improvement in the internal controls.
  • Analyze and interpret financial data to provide insights into the company's financial performance and trends.
  • Preparation of presentations and relevant materials for Regional Review Meetings and country finance / business presentations.
  • Support Head of Finance in developing and implement risk mitigation strategies to minimize exposure to financial risks.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather data, develop insights, and suggest measures for continuous improvement in financial processes and systems.
  • Develop SOPs, processes, policies and procedures.
  • Develop authority matrix keeping in view the local needs as well as the regional guidelines.
  • Respond to ad-hoc requests for financial analysis, schedules and reporting.

Experience
  1. CA Qualified With minimum 3 years of relevant Post Qualification experience or ACCA Qualified with 5 years of relevant Post Qualification experience.
  2. Articles from Big 4 would be preferred.

Additional Information

 

  1. Excellent communication skills in English.

Diversity & Inclusion

LDC is driven by a set of shared values and high ethical standards, with diversity and inclusion being part of our DNA. LDC is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion.

LDC encourages diversity, supports local communities and environmental initiatives. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

Sustainability

Sustainable value is at the heart of our purpose as a company.

We are passionate about creating fair and sustainable value, both for our business and for other value chain stakeholders: our people, our business partners, the communities we touch and the environment around us

What We Offer

We provide a dynamic and stimulating international environment, which will stretch and develop your abilities and channel your skills and expertise with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

We offer

  • A workplace culture that embraces diversity and inclusivity
  • Access to  Training and Development
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits
  • Regular events that foster team engagement