Opening Date:19 Dec 2023
Full Time / Part Time:Full Time
Closing Date of Applications –8thJanuary 2024
Established in 2013, City Football Group is the world leading private owner and operator of football clubs, with total or partial ownership of thirteen clubs across the world. City Football Group also invests in other football related businesses and serves as a global commercial platform for our partners, whilst fulfilling our purpose of empowering better lives through football on a local and global scale, consistent with what “City” football has meant to people for over a century.
Our Winning Team
Our purpose is to empower better lives through football. We are proud of the role City Football Group clubs play in their localities, delivering positive economic, social and environmental impact through our operations and through programmes and activities that bring about meaningful, lasting change.
TheFinanceAnalystwillbe a key part of the teamsupportingCity Football Group’sdecisions aroundmajor strategic investments. This will include large capital projects,as well aspotentialbusiness growth through merger and acquisition.
The role will providethoroughfinancial analysistosupportdecision makingfordevelopmentsin Manchester, such asthe expansion of the Etihad Stadiumand creation of a hotel, as well aswith major capital projectsacross City Football Group clubs.
Thesuccessful candidatewillplaya large rolein the Group Capital Expenditureprocess,providingthe analysis tosupportallocation decisions and then tracking the associated spend.
TheFinance Analystis expected tobe diligent and curious with data,relishing the opportunity tobuild strongworkingrelationships withtherelevantcolleagues atCity Football Groupand the individual clubs.
To perform insightful financial analysis, supporting effective decision making
To create easy to follow presentations that summarise large amounts of data into concise, meaningful content
To be a pro-active, self-starter assessing business opportunities and having the confidence to present the findings to more senior colleagues
To develop and maintain strong trusting relationships with key stakeholders across City Football Group
What we are looking for
Clear evidenceof qualifications – either through a relevantdegree, an accounting qualification or relevantworkexperience
Strong data analysis skills
Proficient with MicrosoftExcel andPowerPoint
Experience offinancially analysingnewprojects
Excellent communicating and influencing skills; An approachable individual who isusedto developing strong relationshipswith a variety of stakeholders
Positive, open mindset;used toworking pro-activelyanddelivering high quality workwith tight deadlines
Advanced financial modeller
Welcome to your City
City Football Group is on a mission to become the world leading sports entertainment organisation, and we will continually push to achieve this with talented colleagues from diverse and wide-ranging backgrounds.
Those different perspectives and experiences will continue to help us empower better lives, create electric moments for the fans and seize opportunities for the future.
Positive impact that leads to lasting change is at the core of our values, if you want to be part of this forward movement, we welcome you
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