Robert Half Finance & Accounting Financial Analyst in Gardendale, Texas

Seeking a detailed oriented, high energy and enthusiastic individual to fill the position of Financial Analyst. This position will be based in Midland, TX and requires up to 50% travel to the Kansas location. This position will provide the candidate with an opportunity to be actively involved in the manufacturing and retail businesses, while supporting the informational and accounting requirements of a publicly traded parent company. Working with operational accounting staff, this position will report directly to the COO and Operational Accounting Director. This position has many diverse duties for the right candidate and will provide the individual with an exposure to a wide variety of opportunities and challenges, including, but not limited to the following:

  • Business partnering - work closely with divisional leaders to develop financial forecasts and operational goals, apply business judgement and financial insights to assist with decision making;

  • Analyzes financial performance through financial reporting. Interprets financial data, identifying ways to increase effectiveness, find expense savings, and improve asset utilization;

  • Analyzes monthly and quarterly results against budget and forecasts to ensure the reasons for variances are fully understood, making recommendations for actions where needed and updating forecasting methodology to reduce variances to expectations;

  • Ad hoc analytics and other special projects at the request of the COO. The right candidate will have a proven track record demonstrating the following qualifications:

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Req ID: 04190-0008948612

Functional Role: Financial Analyst

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Gardendale

Postal Code: 79758

Compensation: $70,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Requirements: Degree in accounting from four-year college or university;

  • Minimum of three years of prior work experience demonstrating increasing responsibility in various areas of accounting;

  • Experience in working at Divisional level, matrix reporting structure to local management and corporate parent;

  • Demonstrated ability to work and adapt quickly in an environment that is constantly changing and fast paced while keeping a positive and team attitude;

  • Prior work experience within an oil field services and/or manufacturing company would be advantageous;

  • Advanced Excel skills and previous experience with ERP software would be beneficial;

  • Data analytics experience, including ability to extract data from SQL servers using a variety of tools including MS Visual Studio;

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;

  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills and ability to meet deadlines, and

  • Strong attention to detail. Based out of our Midland Texas office, this position requires significant travel to the Kansas office.