Financial Analyst

Arcadia Publishing
Mount Pleasant
16 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019
Contract type
Full time
Arcadia Publishing is looking for a highly motivated Financial Analyst. This role will be a key asset in the future growth of the company. This individual will be spear–heading the Company's financial forecast, annual budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis and special projects. S/he will provide financial consulting and strategic support to senior management including preparing board presentations, financial presentations, capital expenditure analysis, industry/peer group comparisons, new business opportunities, acquisition analysis and other projects requested by senior management. This function acts as the analytical engine of the company to provide insights and support 'optimal' business decision making. The position reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
Position Responsibilities: Analyze current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, cost of sales, expenses and capital expenditures Monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance Oversee and manage the continued development of Budgeting, Financial Forecasting, Operating Plan and Modeling tools Ad–Hoc Reporting and Analysis Implement and work with a Business Intelligence Tool and Dashboard reports Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives Analyze complex financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management for decision making purposes Supporting Senior Management Team and Departments heads with in–depth analysis Prepare presentations to Board of Directors and Senior Management Team

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA highly preferred Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized. Articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to think creatively, highly–driven and self–motivated Demonstrated ability to roll–up sleeves and work with team members in a hands–on management capacity