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Financial Analyst

Description

Career Opportunity!



  • Conducts and documents simple to moderate standard financial analysis and ad hoc finance projects.

  • Aids organization with financial functions, such as assessing, auditing, planning, budgeting, taxes, consolidation, cost control, and project control. Evaluates and analyzes a variety of financial results and indicators such as capital expenditures, depreciation, proposals, investment opportunities, rate of return, profit plans, operating records, financial statements, etc

  • Recommends actions that may be taken to improve financial results.

  • Analyzes records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred to project future revenues and expenses.

  • Assists in preparation of special studies, analyses, and recommendations in areas such as budgets, forecasts, financial plans, governmental requirements, statistical reports, and business forecasts.

  • Retrieves and organizes data into required reporting formats to provide a basis for comparison and evaluation.

  • Prepares reports analyzing specific aspects of department structures, functions and operational procedures and recommends ways to improve efficiency and/or effectiveness.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Responsible for setting own project deadlines.  


Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university in a business related field.

  • Some prior related work experience preferred but not required.

  • 5 years finance experience Cognos or Peoplesoft required

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information to supervisors and finance management.

  • Requires knowledge of basic financial terms, concepts and accounting principles.

  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret financial information.

  • Requires intermediate analytical skills.

  • Computer skills, including specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)

Job Snapshot

Location US-WI-Milwaukee
Employment Type Contract to Hire
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $22.00 - $26.00 /Hour
Store Type Accounting, Banking, Real Estate
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Contact Information

US-WI-Milwaukee
702-577-9585
Snapshot
AppleOne
Company:
US-WI-Milwaukee
Location:
Contract to Hire
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
$22.00 - $26.00 /Hour
Pay Rate:
Accounting, Banking, Real Estate
Store Type:

Description

Career Opportunity!



  • Conducts and documents simple to moderate standard financial analysis and ad hoc finance projects.

  • Aids organization with financial functions, such as assessing, auditing, planning, budgeting, taxes, consolidation, cost control, and project control. Evaluates and analyzes a variety of financial results and indicators such as capital expenditures, depreciation, proposals, investment opportunities, rate of return, profit plans, operating records, financial statements, etc

  • Recommends actions that may be taken to improve financial results.

  • Analyzes records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred to project future revenues and expenses.

  • Assists in preparation of special studies, analyses, and recommendations in areas such as budgets, forecasts, financial plans, governmental requirements, statistical reports, and business forecasts.

  • Retrieves and organizes data into required reporting formats to provide a basis for comparison and evaluation.

  • Prepares reports analyzing specific aspects of department structures, functions and operational procedures and recommends ways to improve efficiency and/or effectiveness.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Responsible for setting own project deadlines.  


Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university in a business related field.

  • Some prior related work experience preferred but not required.

  • 5 years finance experience Cognos or Peoplesoft required

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information to supervisors and finance management.

  • Requires knowledge of basic financial terms, concepts and accounting principles.

  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret financial information.

  • Requires intermediate analytical skills.

  • Computer skills, including specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)

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