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Robert Half Financial Analyst - Entry Level in MAPLEWOOD, Minnesota

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Flexible and achievement-oriented Financial Analysts looking for an employment opportunity with an immediate start date, might be interested in this entry-level role with a firm in Maplewood, Minnesota area. Are you a goal-oriented critical thinker with a commitment to analytical problem solving? In that case, this is the Financial Analyst opportunity for you! In this role, you will provide daily support to the accounting and finance departments as well as perform routine assignments and solve routine/standard problems with limited discretion. The Financial Analyst role demands a flexible individual comfortable with large amounts of information and adept at managing expectations. Act now and apply today! This contract / temporary position is for a long-term duration.

Your responsibilities

  • Be a factor in ensuring adequate controls and procedures

  • Join and review budgets and income statement forecasts

  • Dissect actual results at the corporate and division levels

  • Encourage the monitoring and maintenance of internal accounting controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements

  • Assess and query a vast amounts of data

  • Aid in the preparation of monthly financial reporting and other business data

  • Accommodate internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits

  • Lend a hand in assorted aspects of the monthly/quarterly/annual close process (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations, expense analysis, and trend analysis, variance analysis)

  • At times, spell out perplexing financial subjects to non-financial staff members in special projects

  • Cooperate on annual budgeting process

  • Design innovational alternatives and new ways to reduce costs and reform financial performance of a company

*Please note that all candidates are required to provide 2 recent supervisor or manager references in order to be considered for employment.

Please submit your resume and call Jordan Lynch at 651-293-3973 for review and consideration.

Requirements

  • Less than one year of experience preferred

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • Capable of working independently with minimal oversight

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • navigating basic office equipment and protocols experience desired

  • 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)

    • Substantial computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems
  • BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

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