Financial Analyst


Salary:

$23.75 to $27.50 per hour

Location:

Shelton, CT

Date Posted:

April 19, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

00730-0010900630

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
If you want to be part of a thriving company in the Manufacturing industry, Accountemps is looking for a skilled Cost Analyst. Cost/Financial Analyst candidates will be interested in this position, where they will have the opportunity to become key business partners in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. We are looking for people who can conduct financial modeling on various financial products, as well as measure, analyze and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Successful candidates will also be able to advise management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and prepare reports for management. Located in the Shelton, Connecticut, area, this Financial Analyst role is a long-term temporary employment opportunity.

Responsibilities

- Function next to senior executives on strategic 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

- Execute and monitor forecasting reports

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

- Perform extensive research on the underlying internal and external drivers that are affecting performance and trending

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

- Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

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

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

- Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide decision making support

- Adaptable individual experienced in analyzing large amounts of information and managing expectations

- Review annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations
Requirements
- Experience in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly preferable (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

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

- Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

- Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

- Excellent problem-solving skills

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Prior experience in Spreadsheet and ERP system

- Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

- Proficiency with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required
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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