Financial Specialist/ Analyst

The mission of Riga Business School at Riga Technical University is to provide a modern and international education for leaders in a technology-based world. Riga Business School is located in Riga, Latvia, but provides studies for both local and foreign students. RBS provides two bachelor programs in Business Administration and IT Leadership, and a Professional MBA and Executive MBA, as well as coordinates several innovative educational programs with international partners.

We are seeking Financial Specialist/ Analyst

(Full-time, permanent position)

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Ensure financial reporting for RBS’s main business activities and projects.
  2. Coordinate RBS’s annual budget and forecasts with direct management.
  3. Conduct and oversee daily financial transactions and accounting.
  4. Analyze RBS’s actual financial results compared to the budget.
  5. Collaborate closely with the IT department to improve existing accounting and develop BI analytics, Google analutics with automation solutions for financial data.
  6. Prepare and present financial reports to management and other stakeholders.
  7. Perform data analysis and financial forecasting to support strategic planning.
  8. Make financial decisions within one’s competence based on analytical data.
  9. Oversee the finances of RBS’s project portfolio.
  10. Continuously improve professional knowledge and skills.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CANDIDATE

  • Excellent Latvian (C1 level) and good English language skills (B1 level).
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in finance, economics, or accounting.
  • At least 1 year of work experience in a similar position.
  • Ability to analyze financial data, prepare reports, and develop financial forecasts.
  • Knowledge of accounting and budgeting principles.
  • Proficiency in working with large data sets and conducting data analysis.
  • Excellent collaboration, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Precision, a strong sense of responsibility, and the ability to make decisions within one’s competence.
  • Good digital skills, developed analytical thinking, and experience working with MS Excel and MS Power BI or other analytical data processing tools.

WE OFFER

  • Salary: EUR 1200.00 to 2000.00 gross, based on experience and education.
  • Location: Skolas iela 11, right in the heart of Riga.
  • Work Environment: A dynamic and professional team dedicated to excellence.
  • Training: Opportunities for ongoing professional development.
  • Benefits: Health insurance provided after the probationary period.
  • Additional Perks: Enjoy complimentary access to the RTU gym, Ķīpsala swimming pool, and sauna.

CVs and motivation letters with the note “Financial specialist/ Analyst” please send us in an e-mail  vakance@rbs.lv till June 21.


Thank you for your interest and please note that we will only contact candidates who are shortlisted for interviews. Please note that applications will be reviewed during the selection process, and the vacancy may be closed before the specified closing date.
We support an inclusive working environment and candidates will be assessed solely on the basis of their achievements, qualifications, competencies.
By applying for the competition, the candidate agrees to the processing of his/her personal data in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) and storage at the Riga Technical University Human Resources Department. Personal data will not be disclosed to third parties without the candidate’s consent, except in the cases provided for in the laws and regulations in force in the Republic of Latvia.