Commercial Finance Senior Analyst

Job Location



December 30, 2021


Finance| Commercial Finance

About the job

About Us

Capiter is a B2B marketplace that brings together FMCGs, wholesalers and merchants to the same platform, enabling merchants to order their products through the e-commerce platform and receive credit on their purchases. As of today it’s serving 30k+ merchants and +150 FMCGs and wholesalers. Focus is to create value for merchants and improve their income through technological disruption.

We are a versatile team of close to 130 problem solvers who love making the impossible possible. We strive for a diverse and entrepreneurial company culture with people who are curious and want to be the best at what they do.

We are backed by top tier VC’s such as ​MSA, Shorooq Partners and Accion and some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the Middle East.

Job Summary and reporting line:

This role will be reporting directly to the Commercial Finance Manager. The role’s main task is to assist the Commercial finance manager in creating a smooth environment, that is financially driven by setting processes and developing the stakeholder’s understanding of both the medium and long-term financial plans.

Key Result Areas (Accountability & Responsibility of the role)

The role responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Creating financial forecasts, reports and KPIs to help strong tracking of the commercial team efficiency.

  • Working closely with the commercial finance manager to help the commercial team formulate and understand the business's medium to long term financial and strategic plan.

  • Daily follow-up on KPIs and reporting on financial performance.

  • Helping to prepare for management reviews.

  • Increase productivity and utilize BI tools to develop automated reports and forecasting tools.

  • Analyse financial results and communicate insights from analysis of actuals vs forecasts at a detailed level to better understand company performance.

  • Work on competitor analysis and market trends.

Key Skills Required For this position :

  • Strong analytical competency and experience with financial modelling.

  • High degree of ownership.

  • Result oriented.

  • Comfortable in working with ambiguity in a fast-paced and a dynamic environment.

  • Excellent interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills

  • Passion to learn and grow

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or other Business fields.

  • 4+ years of experience in the finance field. A minimum of 2+ years of experience in commercial and financial analysis.

  • Excellent English and Arabic communication skills (fluency in reading, writing, speaking).

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel.