Robert Half Financial Analyst in Fayetteville, Georgia
Description Robert Half has an open position at a fast-growing company for an outstanding Financial Analyst. In this Financial Analyst position, you will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. You will also be responsible for advising management on the distribution of resources to best complete objectives and preparing reports for management. In this role, you will serve as a key business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. As the Financial Analyst, you will be responsible for supporting world class strategic and financial planning methods, building long-range operating plans to support business imperatives and developing rolling forecast processes to ensure resources every quarter are consumed at maximum effectiveness. Additional aspects of this position include operationalizing and cultivating a more data-driven planning process and improved monthly and quarterly reporting. In this role, you will be directly involved in the coordination of various planning cycles (annual planning, quarterly forecasts and monthly outlooks), while providing strategic analyses and recommendations. You will provide variance analysis of bookings, revenues and expenses, clearly explaining the business reasons for variances and adjusting the outlook models to reflect operational adjustments. This Financial Analyst role, which is a permanent employment opportunity, is located in the Fayetteville, Georgia.
Have a thorough understanding of internal and external drivers and be able to explain how they are impacting performance and trending
Endorse weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings as well as P& L forecasting
Execute and monitor forecasting reports
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
Keep track of monthly and quarterly performance by comparing actuals versus expectations and enabling business partners to handle their resources
Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to see the proper execution of plans
Work with the Accounting team on monthly and quarterly financial close processes
Deliver effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide valuable foresight and decision support
Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required
Survey performance to date and assess potential opportunities and risks
This position requires a flexible individual who is adept at managing expectations and comfortable with handling large amounts of information Requirements - 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)
Monthly Financial Reports experience
Well-founded grasp of business analysis
Data mining experience preferred
Experience with Ad Hoc Financial Analysis
Microsoft SQL experience
Solid understanding of budget forecasting
Proven knowledge of financial analysis
Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience prioritized)
BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience suggested
Experience with financial data management processes & systems, e.g. Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau- Firm understanding of 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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