$28.50 to $33.00 per hour
Accountemps is seeking a committed Financial Analyst to join a growing company. You will manage financial modeling on a range of financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans in this position. We will be relying on you for advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. As a team member, you will serve as a key business partner in areas like forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role is a long-term temporary employment opportunity in the Columbia, Maryland, area. We seek someone who has internal drive and strong potential for professional growth and development. How you will make an impact - This position would best fit a flexible individual who has experience managing expectations and feels comfortable working with a large amount of information - Facilitate effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support - Complete and direct forecasting reports - Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process - Watch over annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations - Perform extensive research on the underlying internal and external drivers that are affecting performance and trending - Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities - Work closely with business partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans - Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required - Authenticate routine Area/Segment-level Bookings and P L forecasting - Operate with key 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
- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience recommended - Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds - Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing - Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity - Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience a plus) - Background in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly valued (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role) - Revenue reporting experience preferred - Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel - Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics experience - Ad Hoc Financial Analysis experience desired - Familiarity with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required - BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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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