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Robert Half International Financial Analyst in Columbus, Ohio

Description

Robert Half Finance Accounting is currently recruiting a Financial Analyst for our Manufacturing client. This Financial Analyst will be responsible for driving world class strategic and financial planning methods, building long-range operating plans to support business initiatives and developing rolling forecast processes to ensure resources are leveraged with maximum effectiveness. You will operationalize and cultivate data-driven planning processes and improve upon monthly and quarterly reporting. If you are looking for a pivotal role which will allow strategic input to the senior leadership of the company, this is the Financial Analyst position for you! This role will allow you to directly be involved in the coordination of various planning cycles (annual planning, quarterly forecasts and monthly outlooks), while providing strategic analyses and recommendations. You will provide variance analysis of bookings, revenues and expenses, clearly explaining the business reasons for variances and adjusting the outlook models to reflect operational adjustments.

Major responsibilities

  • Support Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process

  • Check performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

  • Merge 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

  • Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support

  • Understand and explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending

  • Govern weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P L forecasting

  • The Senior Financial Analyst collaborates closely with cross functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans

  • Explain monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required

  • Watch monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources

-Collect and observe forecasting reports

For immediate consideration please contact me at brian.weems@roberthalf.com or call 614-221-9300

Requirements

Qualifications

-BA/BS degree in Finance or Accounting

-2-5 years of experience in a highly quantitative role

-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

Desired Skills

-High Degree of proficiency in Excel

-Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience preferable) or experience at a top investment bank also desirable

-Strong interest in data analysis, econometric modelling and statistical analysis

-Experience in Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau

For immediate consideration please contact me at brian.weems@roberthalf.com or call 614-221-9300

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Robert Half Finance Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named to FORTUNE magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm (March 1, 2019), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Salary: $50000 - 55000/year

Location: Columbus, OH

Date Posted: April 14, 2019

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Reference: 03350-9501891739

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance

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