Accountant/Financial Analyst

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
26 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract type
Full time
Ref ID: 04949355

Classification: Financial Analyst

Compensation: DOE

If you are seeking a Financial Analyst in which you could utilize your background in finance and excellent communication skills, Robert Half Finance may have the role you're looking for. Does working on a growing team sound appealing to you? Responsibilities include conducting financial modeling on various financial products as well as measuring, analyzing, and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans, advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives, and preparing reports for management. This Financial Analyst role is located in the Irving, Texas, and it is a full–time employment opportunity. Do you consider forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management you strongest attributes? Then you may want to explore this business partner opportunity on a dynamic team. Key responsibilities – Keep track of monthly and quarterly performance by comparing actuals versus expectations and enabling business partners to handle their resources – Compile and monitor forecasting reports – Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and if any actions are required – Deliver valuable foresight and decision support by enabling effective Business Intelligence (BI) – Work alongside senior executives on strategic deep dives to create financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, event tracking and execution, Campaign Planning Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, and strategic resource allocation, and prioritization – Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close processes – An ideal candidate should be highly flexible, comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations – Understand and explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending – Work alongside cross–functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are properly executed – Recognize potential risks and opportunities while analyzing performance to date – Endorse weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment–level Bookings as well as P L forecasting If interested, please email resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resum?]
– Familiarity with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required – Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations – Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently – Financial planning analysis (go–to–market experience suggested) – BA/BS degree in finance or a related field – Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel – 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) – Familiar with Spreadsheet and ERP system – Excellent oral and written communication skills – 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)

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.

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