Financial Analyst

at Robert Half in North Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Description You’re a good fit for this position, if you are a Financial Analyst with effective communication skills. Do you enjoy working as part of a team? If you’re looking to join a thriving company, Robert Half has a Financial Analyst opportunity for you. Duties will consist of financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Other daily assignments will include advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. If you enjoy collaborating with peers in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management, Robert Half has an exciting business partner role available. Located in the North Little Rock, Arkansas, this Financial Analyst role is a permanent employment opportunity.

Key responsibilities

- Work alongside senior executives on strategic deep dives to create financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, event tracking and execution, Campaign Planning & Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, and strategic resource allocation, and prioritization

- Work with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process

- Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are properly executed

- Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and if any actions are required

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

- This position requires a flexible individual who is adept at managing expectations and comfortable with handling large amounts of information

- Ensure business partners handle their resources by tracking monthly and quarterly performance through the comparison of actuals versus expectations

- Support Area/Segment-level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis, as well as P& L forecasting

- Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

- Produce and manage forecasting reports

- Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support Requirements – Less than one year of experience is acceptable

- Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently

- Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

- Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools experience a plus

- Great written, verbal, and interpersonal skills

- Prior experience in Spreadsheet and ERP system

- Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience highly desired

- Practical knowledge of general ledger

- Earlier work involving Cost Estimate

- Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired

- Command of Accounts Receivable (AR)

- Demonstrated knowledge of bank reconciliations

- Strong familiarity with account reconciliation

- Background working with Prepare Cost Estimate

- Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience

- Billing experience highly preferred

- General familiarity with account reconciliation

- Adeptness in Bank Account Reconciliation

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Firm understanding of 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)

- Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience preferential)

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Job Posting: JC198348627

Posted On: Nov 24, 2021

Updated On: Dec 11, 2021