Robert Half Financial Analyst in HIAWATHA, Iowa
We want to hear from you, if you're a Financial Analyst with effective communication skills. Consider this position if you enjoy working as part of a team. This thriving company is seeking a skilled Financial Analyst through Robert Half. Duties will consist of financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. You will also be required to advise management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and prepare reports for management. If the idea of interacting with team members as a crucial business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management excites you, contact Robert Half today. Located in the Hiawatha, Iowa, this Financial Analyst role is a permanent employment opportunity. 100% REMOTE if you live in Iowa or the western part of Illinois- travel in for period team meeetings!
Your responsibilities in this role
Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close processes
An ideal candidate should be highly flexible, comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations
Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to see the proper execution of plans
Deliver valuable foresight and decision support by enabling effective Business Intelligence (BI)
Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities
Work alongside senior executives on strategic deep dives to create financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, event tracking and execution, Campaign Planning & Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, and strategic resource allocation, and prioritization
Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources
Produce and monitor forecasting reports
Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required
Support weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting
Understand and explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending
Requirements - Spreadsheet and ERP system experience recommended
Background in financial analysis and planning
Experience with financial data management processes & systems, e.g. Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau- 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)
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)
Sound written and verbal communication skills
Solid understanding of financial analysis
Experience with Monthly Financial Reporting
Command of Hyperion Financial Reporting
Deep understanding of financial reporting
Internal Financial Reporting experience
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
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