Financial Analyst


Salary:

$60,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year

Location:

WATERBURY, CT

Date Posted:

April 19, 2019

Employment Type:

Full-time

Job Reference:

00700-0010732988

Staffing Area:

Full-Time Accounting & Finance


Description
Robert Half Finance has an open position at a fast-growing company for an outstanding Financial Analyst. In this Financial Analyst position, you will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Additional duties include advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. You will be a part of a dynamic team being a key business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. As the Financial Analyst, you will be responsible for supporting world class strategic and financial planning methods, building long-range operating plans to support business imperatives and developing rolling forecast processes to ensure resources every quarter are consumed at maximum effectiveness. Along with your main responsibilities, you will assist with operationalizing and cultivating a more data-driven planning process and improved monthly and quarterly reporting. In this role, you will be directly involved in the coordination of various planning cycles (annual planning, quarterly forecasts and monthly outlooks), while providing strategic analyses and recommendations. You will provide variance analysis of bookings, revenues and expenses, clearly explaining the business reasons for variances and adjusting the outlook models to reflect operational adjustments. Located in the Waterbury, Connecticut, this Financial Analyst role is a full-time employment opportunity.

How you will make an impact

- Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

- 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

- Drive P L forecasting and Area/Segment level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis

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

- Present and monitor forecasting reports

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

- Explain and understand internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending

- Ensure business partners handle their resources by tracking monthly and quarterly performance through the comparison of actuals versus expectations

- Flexible individuals comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations

- Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to see the proper execution of plans

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

Requirements for this role include a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, 2+ years of accounting or financial analysis experience and strong Excel skills

To apply, please email your resume to [email protected] and reference job code AD0010732988 in the subject line.
Requirements
- Financial modeling experience

- Deep understanding of financial analysis

- Solid understanding of budget forecasting

- Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

- Sound written and verbal communication skills

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

- 2+ years of 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)

- Experience with financial data management processes systems, e.g. Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau- Prior knowledge in Spreadsheet and ERP system

- Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- 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)
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888-490-5461 for additional information.

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