Randstad Financial Analyst in West Harrison, New York

Financial Analyst

job details:

  • location:West Harrison, NY

  • salary:$30 - $40 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, October 29, 2018

  • experience:4 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:444642

  • questions:914-696-0330.

job description

Financial Analyst

job summary:

Position Summary:

The Financial Planning & Analysis Associate will be responsible for partnering with department managers to provide subject matter experience, triangulation and guidance on spending money wisely.

location: West Harrison, New York

job type: Contract

salary: $30 - 40 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 4 Years


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver monthly rolling forecasts by department, identifying early risks and opportunities as well as providing insightful, cohesive commentary on key variance drivers between actual results and forecasts/budgets.

  • Lead development and formulation of annual operating budgets across departments.

  • Support department management with development and formulation of project budgets, as needed.

  • Measure and track financial performance over time, including budgeting and forecasting accuracy.

  • Develop and maintain new reporting and analytical tools, improving efficiency and effectiveness of monitoring performance of assigned business units.

  • Monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance.

  • Work in conjunction with managers, understanding strategic initiatives and how they impact budgets, facilitate the group's purpose and maintain a teamwork environment.

  • Respond to ad hoc requests and coordinates/tracks projects as needed



Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting required; Master's Degree in Accounting or MBA preferred.


  • 4-6 years of business experience in finance-related roles

  • Previous experience with budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis and management reporting and strategic planning

  • Solid analytical, mathematical and research skills

  • Advanced Excel required, knowledge of SQL & Microsoft Dynamics preferred

skills: Analysis - Risk

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