Robert Half International Financial Analyst in DES MOINES, Iowa
Description We're looking for a Financial Analyst with effective communication skills. The ideal candidate for this position enjoys working as part of a team. This thriving company is seeking a skilled Financial Analyst through Robert Half Finance. In this role, you will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Daily operations will also consist of advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. If the idea of interacting with team members as a crucial business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management excites you, contact Robert Half Finance today. This Financial Analyst role, which is a full-time employment opportunity, is located in the Des Moines, Iowa.
What you get to do every single day
Support Area/Segment-level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis, as well as P& L forecasting
Recognize potential risks and opportunities while analyzing performance to date
Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are properly executed
Have a thorough understanding of internal and external drivers and be able to explain how they are impacting performance and trending
Work with 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
Enable successful Business Intelligence (BI) to deliver valuable foresight and decision support
Compose and oversee forecasting reports
Develop monthly reports to business partners on financial results and if any actions are required
Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close processes
Flexible individuals comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations
Ensure business partners handle their resources by tracking monthly and quarterly performance through the comparison of actuals versus expectations Requirements - BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
2+ years of experience in 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)
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required
Practical knowledge in 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)
Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
Proficiency with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required
Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience preferred)
Pricing analysis experience preferred
Financial analysis experience
Experience with financial modeling
Adeptness in cost analysis
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
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