Senior Financial Analyst- Remote, MUST live in the Virginia/Washington DC area

Employer
firstPRO 360
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jan 22, 2022
Closes
Jan 29, 2022
Ref
334100381
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a major manufacturer and a market leader in their niche. They wish to hire a Senior Financial Analyst that will coordinate and support specific business initiatives, financial reporting, data driven analysis and insights into improving decision-making to grow the business. This is a remote opportunity, however candidates MUST be located in the Virginia/Washington DC area.Essential duties will include: -Facilitate monthly, quarterly and annual reviews of financial performanceAnalyze performance variances vs. budget/forecast and underlying business trendsPrepare timely and insightful commentary on financial performancePartner with key stakeholders to understand results and recommend actions to improve performanceHelp develop annual budget and forecast projections with a focus on continuous improvementSupport business partners by providing data-driven analyses to support decision making and to assess business outcomesCreate standard and ad hoc reports to effectively communicate business performanceBuild financial models to improve business understanding and decision makingAssist in finding growth and/or cost reduction opportunities to improve performance and profitabilityAssist management with strategic planning, Board and executive meeting preparationsCollaborate with accounting to ensure financial reporting integrityJob Requirements: -Bachelors' Degree in Finance, Accounting or relevant discipline2-7 years of relevant Finance experienceExperience with financial analysisStrong technical aptitude with Excel (advanced formulas; pivot tables; modelling, etc.), PowerPoint and other financial systems