Financial Analyst


$16.00 to $18.00 per hour


St. Cloud, MN

Date Posted:

May 28, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Accountemps is on the hunt for an enthusiastic Financial Analyst to join an expanding company. In this role, you will perform financial modeling on a number of financial products as well as be responsible for measuring, analyzing, and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans. You will be charged with being responsible for advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. As a team member, you will serve as a key business partner in areas like forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role is based in the St. Cloud, Minnesota, area and is a long-term temporary employment opportunity. We seek someone who has internal drive and strong potential for professional growth and development.

What you get to do every single day

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

- Discover the root causes of internal and external facts that are influencing performance and outcomes

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

- Work with 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

- Individual that enjoys a flexible work environment, experienced in handling vast amounts of information and managing expectations

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

- Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources

- Inspect performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

- Create effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and recommendation support

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

- Present and monitor forecasting reports
- Account reconciliation experience desired

- Knowledge of financial reconciliation

- Interest calculations experience

- Proficiency in stock administration

- Microsoft Excel experience

- Excellent problem-solving skills

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Go-to-market experience or experience

- Excellent oral and written communication skills

- Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools experience a plus

- Firm understanding of 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)

- Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

- Candidates with Spreadsheet and ERP system experience will be prioritized
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 to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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St Cloud, MN

630 Roosevelt Road
Suite 102
St. Cloud, MN 56301
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