Robert Half Senior Financial Analyst in Visalia, California
Are you a skilled finance professional looking for an opportunity in the finance field? There's an urgent need for a Senior Financial Analyst to join a client via Tyler Houk (Vice President) with Robert Half in the Visalia, California area. The Senior Financial Analyst will be key in operationilizing and cultivating data-driven planning processes and improving upon monthly and quarterly reporting. Conduct the development of forecast processes to ensure resources are leveraged with maximum effectiveness, build long-range operating plans to support business initiatives, and drive world class strategic and financial planning methods, in this Senior Financial Analyst opportunity. You will give explanations for business reasons for variances and adjusting the outlook models to reflect operational adjustments, as well as, provide variance analysis of bookings, revenues and expenses. The ideal candidate will have prior knowledge of annual planning, quarterly forecasts and monthly outlooks, which will be imperative to the coordination of various planning cycles. In this role, you will also provide strategic analyses and recommendations. If you are looking for a pivotal role which will allow strategic input to the senior leadership of the company, this is the Senior Financial Analyst position for you! A company in the Food & Food Processing field is seeking candidates for a duration to fill a permanent role. Submit an application for this position now!
What you get to do every day
Evaluate performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities
Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required
Team up 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
Amass and examine forecasting reports
You will be closely engaged with cross functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans
Run weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting
Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support
Record monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources
Provide assistance to Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process
Apprehend and analyze internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending
Excellent presentation skills
- Prior knowledge in financial reporting tools
3+ years experience with advanced financial analysis, planning and budget controls required
Bachelor's Degree in Finance, MBA preferred
- Capacity to simplify complex problems and build solutions
Financial analysis experience required
Deep understanding of budget forecasting
Financial modeling experience
Demonstrated knowledge of KPI Reporting
Cost analysis experience highly preferred
General familiarity with Ad Hoc Financial Analysis
Background working with Analyze Financial Statements
Practical knowledge of Analyze Trends
Comprehensive knowledge of Complex Financial Analysis
Foundational knowledge in financial planning
Adeptness in variance analysis
For more information contact Tyler Houk at (559)421-1831, any inqueries are strictly confidential!
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