FINANCIAL ANALYST

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Location
Mulberry, Florida
Industry
Finance & Economics (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 70,000 - US$ 75,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_36882
Contact
Carter, Debbi, Spherion
Phone
863-999-2913
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Job Description

Position is responsible to provide accurate and data-based information on company's profitability, solvency, stability, liquidity, and credit and collections. Responsible for researching and analyzing financial information, assessing financial risk, creating reporting and acting as internal consultant to help the company make well-informed decisions.

Responsibilities:
Consolidate and analyze financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc.) taking into account company's goals and financial standing
Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks
Develop financial models and conduct benchmarking and process analysis to provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance
Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models
Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions based on sound analysis
Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with expectations
Consult with management to guide and influence long term and strategic decision-making
Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the corporation
Perform data gathering and analysis using relational tools on all activities undertaken by the company
Establish and monitor corporate KPI?s and industry metrics. Design and create corporate reporting for most important trends and metrics
Design ad hoc reports and data sets by consolidating diverse sources of data and translate findings into strategy and tactics to deliver on specific business objectives
Analyze operating performance and new business opportunities as well as the impact of strategic business decisions and the related financial alternatives
Identify trends and issues which need to be brought to management?s attention and prepare fact-based analyses/reports to foster a deeper understanding and best practices within the organization
Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about new developments in the field
Support manager with special projects as needed.
Maintain knowledge of the company?s IT applications for financial, customer, and retail operations reporting.
Provide training to corporate personnel on use and understanding of reports relative to financial concepts and retail operation policies and goals
Develop and manage projects utilizing project management techniques
Work cross-functionally with departments to ensure that appropriate communication on customers? needs and information is obtained and considered for projects
Communicate with management, co-workers, dealers and others in a courteous and professional manner

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
Proficient in MS Office, especially Excel, databases, and financial software applications
Excellent analytical skills. Ability to reason and solve problems independently.
Excellent presentation, reporting and communication skills
Excellent knowledge of and experience with Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Server Reporting Services, T-SQL, Microsoft Excel, and PowerBI
Excellent analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Four year college degree in Finance or related field, Masters preferred
Two to three years of business analysis experience
Adept at writing SQL codes


Send resume to debbicarter@spherion.com

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