Financial Analyst - Westmont, IL location
- Full time
About JLL – We're JLL–a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We shape the future of real estate for a better world by using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities. As a Fortune 500 company, we help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. We have nearly 300 corporate offices across 80 countries, with a team of more than 93,000 individuals and believe a diverse and inclusive culture is one where everyone succeeds. That's why we're committed to creating an environment where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential. With us, you'll have a chance to innovate with the world's leading businesses, put that expertise into action on landmark projects, and work on game–changing real estate initiatives. You'll also make long–lasting professional connections and be inspired by the best. We're focused on opportunity and want to help you make the most of yours. Achieve your ambitions–join us at JLL. Financial Analyst – Westmont, IL We are currently seeking a Financial Analyst to join on of our client team. Our Financial Analyst is a collaborative team member supporting core business analysis and metrics for the account. If you are a clear communicator, organized with effective time management skills, demonstrating a willingness to learn and adapt, with the highest standards of behavior, collaborative manner and work ethic then this role is for you. What this job involves : Support and implement "Best in Class" reporting. Complete and support regular and ad–hoc reporting including informal and formal internal and documents, reports, graphs, charts and presentations. Support team's efforts to develop efficient reporting strategies including automation and simplification of reporting processes while preserving data integrity Organize and maintain team data collection, reporting and communication. Support cost–savings and process improvement initiatives Participate in the development and distribution of best practices, process documentation, and user support materials for reporting. Monthly & quarterly report generation Run day to day reporting and forecasting activities Maintain and enhance reporting Identify tactical and strategic opportunities, gaps and financial risks Detailed forecast analysis including Budget versus Actual spending and Forecast verses Actual spending. Annual Budget planning preparation and development Assist leaders in researching and identifying budget corrections and work with others to implement change Forecast accuracy reporting Any and all other duties and tasks assigned. Special projects and other functions as required by manager Sound like you? To apply you need to have : Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting Up to 2 years relevant experience Advanced MS Excel skills Demonstrated financial competency at a detailed level of operation Ability to collaborate across many levels High level of attention to detail and accuracy and ability to make effective decisions and solve problems Strong organization, analytical, and coordination skills Advanced oral and written communication skills Excellent level of customer service skills Flexible and adaptable to tasks assigned Excellent interpersonal skills / interpersonal sensitivity What you can expect from us We succeed together–across the desk and around the globe and believe the best inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our success. 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