Data Researcher/Analyst - Finance - Norwegian speaker
Our client, a global leader in the finance industry, is seeking a highly motivated, fluent Norwegian speaking individual with a background in finance for a 6 month project beginning 1 February 2016. Advanced Excel skills and fluency in Norwegian along with English are required.
Successful applicant will receive world-class training, work in a complex and exciting environment and have the opportunity to apply for permanent roles within the business. This is a great opportunity for graduates of finance, accounting, economics or a related discipline to begin their finance career within a leading organisation in the technology and finance industry.
The project will involve working with Fundamentals data and analysing company financial statements in Norwegian and in English. Strong research and analytical skills are required, and the interview process will include completing a test of fundamental accounting knowledge.
- Sourcing and validating raw data as well as doing data quality checks
- Analysing company financial statements and identifying specific data points in English and Norwegian
- Updating and processing data onto the database adhering to time sensitivity
- Maintaining and enhancing existing database
- Building relationships with key market players in the financial industry
- Applying problem-solving skills to enhance processes and software
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification, ideally in Business, Finance, Accounting or Economics
- Prior experience / strong knowledge and understanding of the financial markets
- High proficiency in Microsoft Excel
- Strong communication skills (written/verbal)
- Fluency in Norwegian and English
- High attention to detail
- Ability to adapt in a fast paced changing environment
- Motivation to grow and develop within the organisation and strong desire to progress