Robert Half Accountemps Entry-Level Financial Analyst in El Segundo, California

A Financial firm in El Segundo is looking for an Entry-level Financial Analyst. In this position, the financial analyst will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plan. The Financial Analyst will also help with operationalizing and cultivating a more data-driven planning process and improved monthly and quarterly reporting. In this role, you will be directly involved in the coordination of the various planning cycles (annual planning, quarterly forecasts and monthly outlooks), and be the finance point person working a cross-functional team (Sales leadership, Business Operations, and Sales Operations) while providing strategic analyses and recommendations. Responsibilities: • Seeking a highly flexible individual comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations • Supporting weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment level Bookings and P L forecasting • Analyzing performance to date and assessing potential risks and opportunities • Understanding and explaining internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending • Learning and applying econometric and statistical methods to forecasting • Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources in the best way possible • Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required If you are interested, please email your resume to lax@accountemps.com or call at 310-343-4066.

• BA/BS degree from a top-tier university with strong academic performance • 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) • Strong Communication and Interpersonal skills • Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions • Strong Microsoft Excel and computer skills (prior experience programming a big plus) • Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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