Robert Half Senior Financial Analyst in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Description If you have a finance background and possess strong communication skills, you may qualify for this Financial Analyst role via Robert Half. Are you looking to work at a dynamic company with a growing team in the Manufacturing industry? Daily functions include conducting financial modeling on various financial products as well as measuring, analyzing, and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans, advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives, and preparing reports for management. This Financial Analyst role is located in the Eden Prairie, Minnesota, and it is a permanent employment opportunity. A candidate who's highly-skilled in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management is wanted by an innovative team as a key business partner.
Work with the Accounting team on monthly and quarterly financial close processes
Enable successful Business Intelligence (BI) to deliver valuable foresight and decision support
Endorse weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings as well as P& L forecasting
Compile and monitor forecasting reports
The ideal candidate should be a highly flexible individual who is adept at managing expectations and comfortable with handling large amounts of information
Propel monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions necessary
Ensure business partners handle their resources by tracking monthly and quarterly performance through the comparison of actuals versus expectations
Survey performance to date and assess potential opportunities and risks
Collaborate with senior executives on strategic deep dives through the development of 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
Understand and explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending
Collaborate with cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are executed properly Requirements - Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools experience a plus
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Creative problem solver who anticipates risks and opportunities and maintains a vision for continuous improvement
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience favored)
Comprehensive knowledge of SAP
Skills in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly desired (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)
Familiar with Spreadsheet and ERP system
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)
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