Financial Analyst

Bohemia, NY
Finance/Accounting
08-08-2019
Corporate Headquarters
Depends on Experience 
Full Time
8:00am-4:30pm

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform financial forecasting, reporting, and operational metrics tracking
  • Analyze financial data and create financial models for decision support
  • Report on financial performance and prepare for regular leadership reviews
  • Analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting
  • Evaluate financial performance by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts
  • Guide cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures
  • Provide analysis of trends and forecasts and recommend actions for optimization
  • Identify and drive process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and Excel dashboards
  • Increase productivity by developing automated reporting/forecasting tools
  • Maintain a strong financial analysis foundation creating forecasts and models
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

  • 3-5+ years of business finance or other directly related experience
  • BA, BS, or B. Com degree required (Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics) MBA Preferred
  • High proficiency in financial modeling techniques
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Strong quantitative and analytical competency, and data gathering skills
  • Self-starter with excellent interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with KPI Dashboard