Financial Analyst


Salary:

$16.00 to $19.00 per hour

Location:

PITTSBURGH, PA

Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary-to-full-time

Job Reference:

03730-0010943247

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Are you looking for a great opportunity in Pittsburgh? Accountemps is working on a Financial Analyst opportunity for a fast-growing, dynamic company located in the Strip District of Pittsburgh. The Financial Analyst will be a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. The Financial Analyst will also be responsible for analyzing and reviewing financial statements and advising the team. On an average day, the Financial Analyst will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Your duties will also include advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. This opportunity is a temporary-to-full-time basis operating Monday through Friday with flexible work hours.

Major responsibilities of the Financial Analyst:

- Work closely with business partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans

- Candidate that feels comfortable working with large amounts of information and handling expectations

- Facilitate effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support

- Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required

- Contribute to weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P L forecasting

- Inspect performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

- Complete and direct forecasting reports

- Work next to senior executives on long-term deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization

- Operate with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process

- Monitor monthly and quarterly performance by comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources effectively

- Uncover the influencing factors that are driving performance and trends

Requirements of the Financial Analyst:

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience preferable)

- 2+ years of experience as a Financial Analyst

- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus

- Skills in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly desired (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)
Requirements
Requirements of the Financial Analyst:

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience preferable)

- 2+ years of experience as a Financial Analyst

- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus

- Skills in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly desired (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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