Snr Development Finance Analyst

Manchester Permanent £49,000 - £58,000
  • National Organisation, growing portfolio offering a commercial opportunity
  • Hybrid working, established organisation.

About Our Client

This organisation are one of the UK's largest providers in their sector and boasts a strong portfolio of property of over 100,000 units. The presence and projects being executed in the North of England are vast and they are seeking a Snr Development Finance Analyst to add value and continue to push this organisation forward.

Job Description

The Snr Development Finance Analyst is an integral role, based in Manchester and the responsibilities will be:

  • First point of contact for finance related matters, for both private sale and affordable housing property development
  • Build and maintain relationships between the Development and Finance Directorates, and work as a collegiate member of the development finance team
  • Lead on providing timely and accurate management reporting information for their scheme portfolio
  • Act as the principal finance representative at monthly scheme progress meetings
  • Lead on responding to management accounting queries from regional stakeholders
  • Pro-actively supports the regional Head of Development Finance in reviewing commercial investment appraisals for proposed acquisitions, conducting financial due diligence, advising the Development team on deal structures, and drafting investment papers
  • Provide ad hoc scheme investment analysis as required, including financial modelling
  • Assist in assessing the financial and commercial risks of investment proposals, applies sensitivity and scenario analysis, and identifies mitigating actions for risk management
  • Review and monitor finance, tax, and control risk on schemes, ensuring that these are effectively managed, supported by the Regional Head of Development Finance, as appropriate
  • Ensure that governance and financial regulations are appropriately applied across the development programme

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Snr Development Finance Analyst will posses the following:

  • Qualified Accountant or equivalent
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and excellent knowledge of MS Excel
  • Proven experience in property development finance, ideally with prior experience of investment appraisal financial modelling for mixed tenure schemes
  • Thorough understanding of the UK residential real estate market
  • Strong track record of delivering timely and accurate management reporting
  • A good understanding of technical and commercial risks associated to property development
  • Experience of working autonomously (this role will sit within the regions), with an ability to multi-task and manage the needs of multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills, effectively dealing with and maintaining relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.

What's on Offer

The Snr Development Finance Analyst will have:

  • 25 days annual leave, increasing with service
  • Up to 7.5 matched pension scheme
  • Hybrid working
  • Excellent career opportunities internally
  • Life assurance 3x salary
  • Employee discount schemes
  • Manchester City Centre offices, ability to work from home.
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