Senior Financial & Accounting Analyst

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Baltimore, MD
May 12, 2022
May 15, 2022
Accountant, Analyst
Full Time
Description PRIMARILY REMOTE OPPORTUNITY FOR A SENIOR FINANCIAL & ACCOUNTING ANALYST IN THE BALTIMORE AREA!!** You must have an accounting foundation to be considered for this analyst role! ** YOU ALSO MUST BE COMMUTABLE TO THE BALTIMORE AREA AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK ** We are looking for accounting professionals who have a solid understanding of the general ledger and financial statements who have moved into a financial analyst role, or who have the desire to take on more finance! Do you want to make an impact as finance professional? Are you looking for a company you have the opportunity to promote and to build a career? If so, this could be the role for you!Robert Half has partnered with a premier employer in the area to staff a critical need for a Senior Financial Analyst. You must have an accounting foundation to be considered for this analyst role! As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will perform routine data-driven planning processes and improve upon monthly and quarterly reporting. The Senior Financial Analyst will be in charge of driving world class strategic and financial planning methods, developing rolling forecast processes to ensure resources are leveraged with maximum effectiveness, and building long-range operating plans to support business initiatives. You will ensure variance analysis of revenues and expenses, clearly explaining the business reasons for variances and adjusting the outlook models to reflect operational adjustments. You will provide strategic analyses and recommendations while being directly involved in the coordination of various planning cycles (quarterly forecasts, monthly outlooks, and annual planning). If you're a Senior Financial Analyst seeking a pivotal role, which will allow strategic input to the senior leadership of the company, this position is for you!! Your responsibilities will include:- Cooperate closely with cross functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans- Provide assistance to Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process- Identify and analyze accounting transactions, review journal entries, and monitor the trial balance- Participate in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements- Provide support in forecasting costs & revenue models using trended data and analytics- Run weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting- Conduct complex analysis to determine cost of business activities- Performs cost benefit analysis related to projects and programs- Determine performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities- Watch monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources- Demonstrate monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions requiredOur client offers a base, bonus, and incredible benefit package that is top in the area! If you're looking for somewhere that you can make an impact, be rewarded and recognized for your efforts, and build a career, this is the role for you! Apply immediately to Tracy.Kaszuba at RobertHalf or to Tracy Kaszuba on LinkedIn. Do not miss out on this chance! Requirements Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or relatedMBA a plus, not requiredMinimum of 5 years of experienceStrong Excel Skills (Use of pivot tables, lookups, sumif, etc)Accounting Foundation / Public Accounting Audit strongly preferredKnowledge of financial statement preparation and variance analysisRobert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .