$80,000.00 to $95,000.00 per year
This job is ideal for a Financial Analyst with effective communication skills. This position is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working as part of a team. If you're looking to join a thriving company, Robert Half Finance has a Financial Analyst opportunity for you. Duties will consist of financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. The Financial Analyst will also advise management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and prepare reports for management. Interact with team members in a business partner role in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. If you consider this position exciting, you should contact Robert Half Finance. This Financial Analyst role, which is a full-time employment opportunity, is located in the Chicago, Illinois. Your responsibilities - Edit and manage forecasting reports - The ideal candidate should be a highly flexible individual who is comfortable with large amounts of information and adept at managing expectations - Deliver valuable foresight and decision support by enabling effective Business Intelligence (BI) - Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are properly executed - Drive P L forecasting and Area/Segment level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis - Collaborate with the Accounting team on the monthly and quarterly financial close process - Propel monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions necessary - Work with senior executives on strategic deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization - Explain and understand internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending - Ensure business partners handle their resources by tracking monthly and quarterly performance through the comparison of actuals versus expectations - Look over performance to date while assessing potential opportunities and risks Interested candidates should send resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
- Excellent problem-solving skills - 5+ years of 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) - Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required - Comprehensive knowledge of legal knowledge - Experience with Foundation Series Financials - Financial analysis experience preferred - Foundational knowledge in financial reporting - Financial reconciliation experience - Adeptness in financial statements consolidation - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - 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) - Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience recommended) - BA/BS degree in finance or a related field - Skill with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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$80,000.00 - $95,000.00 /Year