Robert Half Financial Analyst in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Description If you're a dedicated Financial Analyst looking to join a fast-growing company, Robert Half has a great opportunity for you. In this position, you will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as have responsibility for measuring, analyzing, and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans. You will also be responsible for advising management on the allocation of resources to best complete objectives and preparing reports for management. You will be a part of a dynamic team being a key business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role is based in the Minneapolis, Minnesota, area and is a long-term contract / temporary employment opportunity. We seek someone who has internal drive and strong potential for professional growth and development.
How you will make an impact
Support weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting
Flexible individual comfortable with large amounts of information and adept at managing expectations
Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources
Assess potential risks and opportunities and research performance
Understand and communicate internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending
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
Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required
Work with the Accounting group to lead the monthly and quarterly close process
Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide decision making support
Produce and manage forecasting reports
Support contacts in Accounting and Operations to execute business plans Requirements - 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)
Comprehensive knowledge of navigating basic office equipment and protocols
Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience preferable)
Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Proficiency with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience recommended
BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Excellent problem-solving skills
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