The Senior Financial Analyst position will support multiple platforms within the Supply Chain Transportation Finance space. This includes performing month end close tasks, reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and operational cost management over the platforms with strong collaboration of their business operations partner. An ability to mine, aggregate, analyze and present recommendations to leadership on the basis of data is essential.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Oversee the administration of financial policies.
Conducts special financial studies and coordinates with other departments in the preparation of statistical studies.
Performs internal and external economic research and analyzes issues related to specific financial metrics to ensure competitiveness
Compiles or prepares reports, graphs and charts of data developed.
Recommends changes in financial analysis methods or procedures.
Assists and supervises Financial Analysts in the daily preparation and conduct of their work.
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position typically reports to a Manager of Finance.
This position may supervise one or more Financial Analysts.
Typically requires highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations.
Typically faces situations that are unstructured and require original approaches.
Typically considers new approaches within general policies and short-term goals when solving problems.
Typically, once given general assignments, determines priorities and defines what should be done and how to do it.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area.
Under constant pressure to continuously meet tight deadlines, demanding quotas and/or must regularly deal with difficult situations.
Must be eighteen years of age
Must pass the Drug Test
Must pass the Background Check
Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable
EDUCATION REQUIRED - The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
YEARS OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE - 3
A bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is preferred.
Three to five years of experience is preferred.
Experience with Access and/or SQL preferred.
Experience working with data, utilizing Access, SQL, Excel and VBA skills to efficiently work with large data sets.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES
Oral and written communication skills
Accounting or Finance experience.
Problem solving skills
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