Financial Analyst

Employer
Accountemps
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Aug 24, 2019
Closes
Aug 29, 2019
Ref
294727180
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-0011129354Classification: Financial AnalystCompensation: $22.84 to $26.44 hourlyAccountemps is seeking candidates to join a fast-growing, dynamic team, for a Financial Analyst position that will be a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role is a long-term temporary employment opportunity and is located in the Washington, District of Columbia, area. The strongest candidates for this Financial Analyst position will be able to conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Your duties will also include advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management.Major responsibilities- Contribute to weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P&L forecasting- Analyze annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations and supply information to business partners to inform decision making- Work next to senior executives on long-term 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- Uncover the influencing factors that are driving performance and trends- Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support- Complete and direct forecasting reports- Work next to cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans- Individual that enjoys a flexible work environment, experienced in handling vast amounts of information and managing expectations- Oversee the monthly and quarterly financial close process by working with Accounting- Research performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities- Power monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field- 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)- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)- Proficiency with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required- Go-to-market experience or experience- Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus- Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions- Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft ExcelIf you are interested, email your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills - helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune(R) 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. Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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