Robert Half International Financial Analyst in Houston, Texas
Are you looking for work as a Financial Analyst? Our client in Houston is seeking a financial analyst to join their team on a contract-to-hire basis. In this position, you would have the opportunity to become a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This position would involve conducting financial modeling on various financial products, as well as measuring, analyzing and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans, you're a good fit for this position. You will be expected to advise management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and prepare reports for management. This Financial Analyst role, which is a long-term temporary-to-full-time employment opportunity, is based in the Houston, Texas, area.
What you get to do every single day
Watch over annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations
Maintain weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting
Work closely with business partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans
Ideal candidate would have an adaptable nature and experience dealing with vast amounts of information while exceeding expectations
Own monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required
Discover the root causes of internal and external facts that are influencing performance and outcomes
Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process
Empower effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support
Study performance to date and examine potential risks and opportunities
Compile and supervise forecasting reports
Operate with key senior executives on strategic deep dives by developing 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
Requirements - Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools experience a plus
BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience recommended
Financial modeling experience required
Microsoft Excel experience
Solid understanding of NetSuite
Deep understanding of Financial Forecast
Ability to recognize, evaluate, and resolve problems effectively
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)
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience considered)
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