A 29 year old CA (SA) candidate with more than 5 years' experience. Having completed TOPP articles for one of SA's largest State-Owned Entities, she completed articles in two years thanks to her innate ability to drive efficiencies. In her current position as Finance Analyst – Revenue and Subscribers, she undertakes complex assignments, meets tight deadlines and delivers accurate information to Executive Management, internal and external stakeholders with demonstrated expertise. She has been exposed to the following sections within finance. Facilitate the budget, forecast process for the Business Unit, and ensure it aligns with regional objectives, proactively partner with the business to identify and evaluate opportunities to improve performance and ensure that change initiatives are implemented
Develop financial models (3-way financial statement models and scenario-specific models) and non-financial models to assess the viability of strategic initiatives and undertake scenario analysis and sensitivity analysis, Analyze historical information to prepare budgets and forecast information based on financial and operational metrics, Develop benchmarks, key performance indicators, dashboards and reporting tools for performance tracking. Provide meaningful ad hoc financial analysis, including modeling activities for commercial transactions.