Financial Analyst - Entry Level


Salary:

$23.75 to $27.50 per hour

Location:

South San Francisco, CA

Date Posted:

April 30, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

00430-0010953548

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Accountemps is looking to place a Financial Analyst into an entry-level position with a prospering company in the High Tech - Pharm/Biotech industry. As the Financial Analyst, you will manage the accounting and finance departments with daily support, as well as perform routine assignments and solve routine/standard problems with limited discretion. The Financial Analyst role requires an adaptable individual comfortable with large amounts of information and skilled at managing expectations. Are you a results-oriented critical thinker with a passion for analysis? Then this Financial Analyst position is for you! This long-term employment opportunity is based in the South San Francisco, California area.

What you get to do every single day

- Occasionally clarify complicated financial subjects to non-financial staff members in special projects

- Offer support in the organization of monthly financial reporting and other business data

- Work together with internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits

- Analyze actual results at the corporate and division levels

- Centralize and resolve budgets and income statement forecasts

- Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance of a company

- Assist in annual budgeting process

- Participate in ensuring adequate controls and procedures

- Help out with monitoring and maintaining internal accounting controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements

- Examine and query a tremendous amounts of data

- Lend a hand in assorted aspects of the monthly/quarterly/annual close process (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations, expense analysis, and trend analysis, variance analysis)

For immediate consideration, please send updated resume to [email protected]
Requirements
- Less than one year of experience

- Candidate must have substantial computer experience including word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems

- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

- Practical knowledge 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)

- Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Solid understanding of data entry

Candidates that match the necessary skills and are in urgent need of employment should contact us today!

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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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