Robert Half Sr. Financial Analyst in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Local technology company is seeking a consultant (possible contract to hire) for a Senior Financial Analyst to lend their skills and leadership to a growing financial team. If you are a highly motivated Finance professional with a solution-mindset, who applies critical thinking to solve problems, this role may be for you! You are able to work independently, deliver on short term commitments while building for the long-haul. You can rapidly adapt to changes in a transformative environment and have exceptional organizational and time management skills. This contract position is based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, but will be fully remote.
What you get to do every day
Support business case development for funding requests
Work closely with functional leaders and business operations to rationalize budgets
Prepare and facilitate monthly forecasting with functional leaders and Business Operations
Ensure activities are properly forecasted; and forecasted activities are properly executed
Recommend risk/opportunity adjustments with an objective point of view
Transactions & Compliance
Facilitate transactional execution including stakeholder agreement, compliance check and system processing
Advise the business on transactional accounting treatments and impact on the forecast
Be an ambassador of Cisco’s financial policies – educate the business, enforce the policies, coordinate audits and remedial actions
Track QTD actuals and to-go activities to assess risks/opportunities in the forecast
Coordinate timely and accurate PO accruals and closures
Partner with Accounting on capitalized costs, amortization and payroll entries
Reconcile general ledgers against forecasted spend; identify and resolve gaps
BS degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics, MBA and/or certification a plus
8+ years of relevant experience with a background in finance and accounting
Strong command of complex data modeling using Microsoft Excel, such as the utilization of pivot tables, vlookup, hlookup, sumif, sumifs, countif, if/and/or
Capability to transform large data sets into digestible summaries
Succinct communication; ability to connect the dots from the numbers to the business
Familiarity with finance tools (Business Object, Hyperion/Essbase, FinABC)
Technical aptitude to quickly learn and adopt new tools
Advanced Excel experience required
Qualified and interested candidates should apply directly or call Jenny at 984-900-8044.
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