Financial Analyst

  • location: Sunnyvale, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $54 per hour
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Financial Analyst

job summary:
Position Description

Project Overview:

  • We are looking for someone with the analytical rigor and the ability to augment and improve existing practices.
  • This role provides includes internal financial needs as well as business partner support where you will combine your technical abilities with communication skills.
  • You are an analyst who wants to make your mark on a successful and growing team, and who wants to further develop already strong business partnering skills.
  • You are an excellent communicator who enjoys collaborating with people who possess a diverse set of talents.
  • You are a strong time manager and are able to prioritize effectively.
Overall Responsibilities:

  • Finance Analysts ensure that company makes sound financial decisions.
  • As a Finance Analyst, your work, whether it's closing the financial periods or preparing ad hoc reporting, is used by our leaders to make strategic company decisions.
  • You will work on multiple projects at a time and be focused on the details while finding creative ways to tackle big picture challenges.
Top Daily Responsibilities: 1) Perform monthly financial close duties 2) Assist in monthly financial forecast operations (incl. OpEx and/or CapEx) 3) Manage various financial and metric driven reporting supporting finance and business requirements 4) Improve operational efficiencies and create/improve processes 5) Ad hoc projects/analysis

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory Required Skills/Qualifications: - BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting, or Economics - 2+ years of Financial Analysis and/or Accounting experience - Performing financial close duties a must - Proficiency in Excel (test to be provided) - Excellent quantitative, written, and presentation skills; innovative, organized, thorough - Independent/Self driven performer who can operate with minimal guidance - Detail oriented with the ability to understand the high level impact - Ability to deal with ambiguity and change - Be available for potential OT during peak periods

Desired Nice to Have Skills/Qualifications or Not Required: - Comfort and experience using SQL to extract and manipulate data - highly preferred - Specific Financial Analysis experience supporting business unit(s) or functional group(s) - Strong ability to turn data into actionable insights - Good business judgment, with the ability collaborate effectively - Oracle and Hyperion experience - Strong proficiency in creating and improving presentations (PPT, Slides, etc)

Skill NameLevel (1-5, 5 being the highest) 1 2 3 4 5 Years Mandatory (Yes/No) Description

Hyperion 1 0-3 Years No

SQL 1 0-3 Years No

 
location: Sunnyvale, California
job type: Contract
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 2 Years
 
responsibilities:
Overall Responsibilities:

  • Finance Analysts ensure that company makes sound financial decisions.
  • As a Finance Analyst, your work, whether it's closing the financial periods or preparing ad hoc reporting, is used by our leaders to make strategic company decisions.
  • You will work on multiple projects at a time and be focused on the details while finding creative ways to tackle big picture challenges.
Top Daily Responsibilities: 1) Perform monthly financial close duties 2) Assist in monthly financial forecast operations (incl. OpEx and/or CapEx) 3) Manage various financial and metric driven reporting supporting finance and business requirements 4) Improve operational efficiencies and create/improve processes 5) Ad hoc projects/analysis

 
qualifications:
Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory Required Skills/Qualifications: - BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting, or Economics - 2+ years of Financial Analysis and/or Accounting experience - Performing financial close duties a must - Proficiency in Excel (test to be provided) - Excellent quantitative, written, and presentation skills; innovative, organized, thorough - Independent/Self driven performer who can operate with minimal guidance - Detail oriented with the ability to understand the high level impact - Ability to deal with ambiguity and change - Be available for potential OT during peak periods

Desired Nice to Have Skills/Qualifications or Not Required: - Comfort and experience using SQL to extract and manipulate data - highly preferred - Specific Financial Analysis experience supporting business unit(s) or functional group(s) - Strong ability to turn data into actionable insights - Good business judgment, with the ability collaborate effectively - Oracle and Hyperion experience - Strong proficiency in creating and improving presentations (PPT, Slides, etc)

 
skills: Analysis - Risk
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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