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Financial Analyst

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

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Job Description

We are looking for a Financial Analyst in Midtown Atlanta to provide accurate and data-based information on company's profitability, solvency, stability, and liquidity.Responsibilities

  • Consolidate and analyze financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc) taking into account company's goals and financial standing
  • Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance
  • Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks
  • Develop financial models, conduct bench-marking and process analysis
  • Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models
  • Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions to a senior financial analyst based on sound analysis
  • Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with forecasts
  • Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data
  • Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about novelty in the field
  • Consult with management to guide and influence long-term and strategic decision making within the broadest scope
  • Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function
Requirements
  • Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
  • Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
  • Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
  • Experience with SAP
  • Strong excel skills (V-Lookups, pivot tables, macros)
  • Minimum 2-3+ years experience as a finance analyst in a corporate role
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Master's Degree preferred


We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Job Requirements

We are looking for a Financial Analyst in Midtown Atlanta to provide accurate and data-based information on company’s profitability, solvency, stability, and liquidity.

Responsibilities
Consolidate and analyze financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc) taking into account company’s goals and financial standing
Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance
Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks
Develop financial models, conduct bench-marking and process analysis
Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models
Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions to a senior financial analyst based on sound analysis
Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with forecasts
Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data
Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about novelty in the field
Consult with management to guide and influence long-term and strategic decision making within the broadest scope
Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function

Requirements
Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
Experience with SAP
Strong excel skills (V-Lookups, pivot tables, macros)
Minimum 2-3+ years experience as a finance analyst in a corporate role
Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting
Master's Degree preferred
Posted By: tbogan@ledgent.com

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:Accounting
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:4/12/2019
  • Contact: Trevor Bogan (770) 951-1464
  • Pay Range: $50,000.00 - $60,000.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JO-1904-56005