Robert Half Accountemps Financial Analyst in NEW YORK, New York

A large well known media firm located in Midtown is looking for a Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst for a temporary project. The Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst will be responsible for auditing contracts, reviewing agreements against contracts, identifying and resolving discrepancies, assisting in migration data cleanups. Prior experience in royalty accounting a huge plus. Candidates must have a degree in Accounting/Finance/related field, advanced Excel skills, and strong attention to detail.

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  • Skills in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly desired (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

  • Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

  • Familiarity with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required

  • Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience prioritized)

  • Candidates with Spreadsheet and ERP system experience will be prioritized

  • Command of Microsoft Excel

  • Comprehensive knowledge of financial analysis

  • Royalty statements experience

  • Foundational knowledge in licensing

  • BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

  • Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company

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