Robert Half Financial Analyst in Sacramento, California
Description Robert Half is hiring dedicated candidates for a Financial Analyst position at a fast-growing company. You will manage financial modeling on a range of financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans in this position. We will be depending on you to advise management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and prepare reports for management. As part of a dynamic team, you will be a key business partner in areas including forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role is a long-term contract / temporary employment opportunity and is located in the Sacramento, California, area. We seek a candidate with a strong work ethic and a demonstrated competency in financial analysis.
What you get to do every single day
Oversee the monthly and quarterly financial close process by working with Accounting
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
Perform extensive research on the underlying internal and external drivers that are affecting performance and trending
Facilitate effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support
Produce and manage forecasting reports
Contribute to weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting
Inspect performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities
Work with contacts in Accounting and Operations to support business plans
Watch over annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations
Individual that enjoys a flexible work environment, experienced in handling vast amounts of information and managing expectations
Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required Requirements - Financial analysis experience desired
Expertise in financial modeling
Strong familiarity with budget forecasting
Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel
Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity
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)
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Prior knowledge in Spreadsheet and ERP system
Familiarity with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required
Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience favored)
Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations
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