Ref ID: 04130-0011053608
Classification: Financial Analyst
Compensation: $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year
A non-profit school located in Southwest Houston is adding a Regional FP A Analyst to their team. The Regional FP A Analyst is responsible for performing various budget analyses to ensure that the organization makes wise financial decisions and uses funding appropriately. The Regional FP A Analyst will perform variance reports of all financial data and will flag discrepancies. The Regional FP A Analyst plays a major role in developing budget templates and making budget projections based on previous activity. The Finance team celebrates understanding the big picture, and this role will balance deep financial analysis with evaluating organizational KPI?s. The Regional FP A Analyst will: 1. Have strong analytical ability to perform detailed variance analysis with the ability to see the big picture; the analyst must be able to zoom into the details and zoom out to see the overall impact to the respective region 2. Participate in the development and maintenance of the annual budget process 3. Assist in monitoring and controlling the regional operating budgets 4. Work with budget owners to provide data analysis and variance update to support budget decisions 5. Provide training to budget owners on individual budgets, and be available with answers to on-going questions regarding the budget 6. Provide useful analysis and reports including ADA, payroll projections, and grant tracking 7. Assist in the monthly/quarterly/annual reviews and analyses of financial reports for accuracy and budget variance 8. Ad hoc reporting and modeling requested by Director of FP A, as needed Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, and 2+ years of experience with financial analysis, budgeting or variance analysis. Advanced Microsoft Excel skills are required.