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Financial Analyst

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

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Job Description


Ledgent Finance and Accounting is part of the Roth Staffing family of Companies, which is one of the largest, privately held staffing companies in the country. We are proud of being the only staffing company recognized with all industry's top awards for - The Best Staffing Firm to Work for, The Best Staffing Firm to Temp for and the Best in Client Service. 

We are looking for an experienced Financial Analyst to fill an open position with one of our clients in NE Portland. We are seeking a candidate with start-up experience who can jump in and assist with process improvements, etc. 

Job Duties Include:

  • Consolidate and analyze financial data such as budgets, income statements, and forecasts while 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
  • Communicate with upper management daily
  • Develop financial models, conduct benchmarking 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:
  • Proven working experience as a finance analyst
  • Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
  • Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
  • Outstanding presentation, reporting and communication skills
  • Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
  • Well informed in current financial subjects, accounting, tax laws, money market and business environments
  • BS degree in Finance, Economics or related field


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

-Proven working experience as a finance analyst
-Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
-Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
-Outstanding presentation, reporting and communication skills
-Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
-Well informed in current financial subjects, accounting, tax laws, money market and business environments
-BS degree in Finance, Economics or related field
Posted By: emanning@ledgent.com

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Portland, OR
  • Job Type:Accounting
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:12/6/2018
  • Contact: Elsa Manning (503) 200-6446
  • Pay Range: $65,000.00 - $85,000.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JO-1812-45584