Jawad Ahmed ACCA

  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • +971 566433063
  • j.ahmedacca@gmail.com
Jawad Ahmed ACCA

Senior Financial Analyst at S&P Global Market Intelligence (a subsidiary of McGraw Hill Financial Inc.)


Distinguished professional experienced in reading and interpreting financial statements as well as performing credit analyses. Exhibits solid expertise regarding equities and debts. Demonstrated ability to leverage analytical skills to gather and review financial data and build models to perform analysis applying valuation methodologies. Skilled in performing in depth client, industry, market and competitor research. Thrives in high pressure and time-sensitive environments.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2015 - Mar 2016

Senior Financial Analyst

S&P Global Market Intelligence (Former SNL Financial)

Principal Duties:

  • To analyze financial statements of Asian, European and Middle Eastern Banking Sector.
  • Captures comprehensive information on the data sets covered by the department.
  • Standardize the Financial data from Company filings in our software’s for peer analytic s.
  • Keeps updated with any changes in coverage of client departments. 
  • Reviews and approves/publishes some data sets covered by the department. 
  • Provides detailed, timely feedback to Analysts on the data they have entered.
  • Completes data back-fills of Global banks.
  • IFRS & GAAP Conversion in templates for peer analytic s.
  • Identify Accounting standards used for Financial Statements, alien them on same basis.
  • Basic Analysis of Financial statement of Global Banks.
  • Maintains a strong focus on data quality and performs audits.
  • Possesses a strong command on procedures. Builds industry knowledge.
  • Utilizes systems and tools in accordance with SNL best practices.
  • Provides input and suggestions for new and/or improved collection methods.
  • Troubleshoots and reports out on problems or issues that are encountered.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with contacts from other departments to actively track information on the covered content sets.
Feb 2014 - May 2015

Financial Analyst

S&P Global Market Intelligence (Former SNL Financial)

Principal Duties:

  • Captures comprehensive information on the data tracked by the respective department.
  • Keeps up-to-date on industry trends and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Monitoring and managing News Feedback ensures all client feedback is responded to appropriately.
  • Enters and resolves all external error cases.
  • Audits news errors.
  • Helps copy desk manager update and clarify procedures. Analyzes each error for procedural oversight.
  • Fills in as needed, or when available, on the Abstraction team, which handles news abstracts and relating of meta data to news articles.
  • Links data to news articles, such as capital offerings, deals, power plants and networks.
  • Respond to queries and requests from various client departments to collect data in timely manner.
  • Provides input and ideas for new collection methods and product enhancements related to the covered content sets.
  • Reviews feedback involving their content to help correct errors and establish or refine procedures and processes to improve accuracy.
  • Troubleshoots problems or issues and provides meaningful feedback to co-workers.
Dec 2012 - Dec 2013

Audit Associate

Price Water House Coopers (PwC)

Principal Duties:

  • As an external auditor, applied International Financial Reporting Standards, International Auditing Standards and PwC’s audit methodology during full scope audits, half yearly financial and audit reviews & special assignments (Shariah Compliance) major international and local clients operating in diverse business sectors such as noted below:

       - Pepsi Cola International (Manufacturing)
       - State Bank of Pakistan (Banking)
       - Meezan Bank Limited (Banking)
       - Bank Alfalah Limited (Banking)
       - Save the Children International (NPO)
       - Actionaid Pakistan (NPO)
       - Jhpiego Pakistan (NPO)
       - Merlin Pakistan (NPO)
       - LASOONA: Society for Human and Natural Resource Development (NPO)

  • Employed analytical skills and audit tools to critically evaluate and document existing business, accounting and finance systems/internal controls, followed by preparation of management letters specifying system/control weakness and suggesting improvements for the control environment.
  • Performed detailed tests on transactions, account balances and disclosures to ensure validity, completeness, existence, accuracy and correct cut off of the same.
  • Carried out balance sheet audits such as audits of cash, prepayments, trade receivables, inventory, fixed assets, trade parables and loans.
  • Prepared and presented audit working papers, audit reports, financial statements etc. in a timely and concise manner for the review and approval of senior members of the audit team i.e. Audit Managers.
  • Ensured effective finalization of audit assignments including preparation of financial statements in accordance with IFRSs and as per Statutory Reporting Requirements.
  • Additionally, directed, supervised and reviewed the work of junior members of audit team and provided constructive and timely feedback on their performance.



Chartered Certified Accountant

Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)  

Member, Certificate No 2052798

BSc. (Hons) in Applied Accounting

Oxford Brookes University

Accounting and Finance

Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business

Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)  


Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)  

Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)  


Core Competencies  


  • Strategic Planning
  • Investment Banking
  • Financial Modeling
  • Financial Analysis
  • Portfolio Management
  • Client Satisfaction
  • Data Analyses
  • Presentation Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Time Management
  • Organizational Skills
  • Financial Statements 
  • Sage Quick-books
  • Peach-tree
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint

Honors & Awards

Accuracy Black Belt at S&P GMI

Interests & Activities