Robert Half Financial Analyst in KALAMAZOO, Michigan
Description If you have a background in finance and strong communication skills, Robert Half may have the Financial Analyst role for you. Do you wish to work at a progressive company with a growing team? This job consists of 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. Located in the Kalamazoo, Michigan, this Financial Analyst role is a full-time employment opportunity. A dynamic team is seeking a key business partner to join their efforts. The right candidate must be proficient in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management.
What you get to do every single day
Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to see the proper execution of plans
Provide valuable foresight and decision support through effective Business Intelligence (BI)
Keep track of monthly and quarterly performance by comparing actuals versus expectations and enabling business partners to handle their resources
Complete and direct forecasting reports
Work with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process
Drive P& L forecasting and Area/Segment-level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis
Survey performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities
An ideal candidate should be highly flexible, comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations
Work with 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
Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and if any actions are required
Possess the know-how and be able to explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending Requirements - BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
1+ years of 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)
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience preferred
Practical knowledge 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)
Excellent problem-solving skills
Great written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
Go-to-market experience or experience
Experience with financial data management processes & systems, e.g. Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau- Financial analysis experience
Knowledge of Analyze Financial Statements
Strong familiarity with Annual Financial Reporting
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Develop Financial Models experience preferred
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