Entry Level Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Prior Lake, Minnesota, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
29 Oct 2020
Closes
02 Nov 2020
Ref
02360-9502731891
Experience level
Entry level
Job Description

Accountemps is searching for an Entry-Level Financial Analyst for a temporary position. The Financial Analyst is primarily responsible for supporting our client's FP&A function, which includes financial analysis, forecasting, management and financial reporting, and budgeting. This entry level position is a great foot-in-the-door opportunity for a highly regarded company in Prior Lake!

Responsibilities:
- Develops/maintains complex financial models (cost benefit analysis, monthly reporting, annual planning / budgeting)
- Helps to improve current finance processes through simplification and/or automation
- Monitors performance of various business development activities (including variance analyses), providing regular reporting and updates to senior management
- Assesses the financial and economic performance through detailed understanding of revenue and cost drivers, identifying ways to increase growth and profitability
- Assists in the production of analysis and recommendations for Executive Management with respect to strategic business decisions
- Contributes to preparation of management reports and executive presentations

Requirements

- BA/BS degree (finance, economics, or similar)
- 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)
- Strong Communication and Interpersonal skills
- Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions
- Strong Microsoft Excel and computer skills (prior experience programming a big plus)
- Strong interest in data analysis, econometric modelling and statistical analysis

Contact us now! If you are interested, please submit your resume to Madison Carey at madison.carey@officeteam.com.