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Financial Analyst

Logistics Administrative Solutions
Saint Louis, MO
  • Expired: December 05, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Financial Analyst

Logistics Administrative Solutions (LAS)

The ideal candidate will embody our company's Non-Negotiables:
Walk in Humble Confidence - We are experts at what we do, but we never assume we know everything.
Be Open, Honest and Respectful - We say what has to be said in a tactful, courteous way.
Be Fearless- We never fail, we only learn.
We are One Team - We achieve more together by collaboration and consensus.
Delivery on Commitments - We do what we say we will do.
We have a Passion to Serve - We are dedicated, hardworking individuals who provide exceptional service to our customers and to each other.

A few of the great benefits offered at LAS:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off for sick, personal, vacation, bereavement, jury duty
  • 100% paid Short Term Disability leave
  • Medical and personal leaves available
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Dependent care spending account
  • Health savings accounts
  • Employee assistance program
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Legal assistance
  • Company-wide wellness program
  • Discount programs
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Career-advancement opportunities
  • Company equipment
  • Accommodations for workers with disabilities
  • Flexible work options

Responsibilities:

  • Create reporting frameworks to ensure optimal business decisions are made:
    • Partner with executives to assess, identify and prioritize performance reporting needs including key metrics.
    • Continuously improve existing reporting and forecasting to limit information gaps and to provide information to manage the business more effectively.
    • Ensure all relevant reporting deadlines are met.
  • Collaborate with Operations leaders to fully understand monthly P&L reports and to drive revenue and margin growth.
    • Partner with Operations leaders to understand variances to budget and prior year each month.
    • Analyze financial results, including trends, budget, forecast and related variances.
    • Review trends and drivers of financial performance to identify opportunities for improvement.
    • Partner with leaders to gather action plans to close any performance gaps to budget.
  • Produce budgeting and forecasting reports
    • Coordinate data request required to produce the annual budget.
    • Maintain ownership of the P&L, Balance Sheet and Statement of Cash Flows financial model.
  • Perform additional high-profile ad-hoc analyses and decision support as required.
    • Participate in preparation of board presentations and partner requests.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with senior executives to identify their needs and seek full range of business solutions.
  • Assist investment and capital expenditure analysis
    • Support operations in producing business case modeling and ROI analysis.
    • Understand the business model and operations for potential investment opportunities.
  • Design complex data warehousing, advanced analytics, and high impact business intelligence solutions. Design semantic layer, virtualization layer, use of BI client tools, technical components within BI client tool, and performance considerations
  • Perform database activities such as setup, configuration, troubleshooting, tuning & optimization, database object creation & modification and metadata management.
  • Establish reusable design pattern to accelerate development and delivery of data solutions. Identify backlog of technical debt (e.g., rework) and provide solutions.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in financial analysis and financial statement modeling.
  • Strong sense of urgency and attention to detail; ability to meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated high energy, high inquisitiveness, and a high degree of work ownership.
  • Strong desire to learn all aspects of LAS business, systems, data, and reporting tools.
  • Strong analytical mindset and ability to make confident, fact-based decisions.
  • Highly developed interpersonal communication skills. Capable of working independently and as part of a team.
  • Superior organizational skills: proven ability to multi-task and manage simultaneous projects.
  • Protects operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential.
  • Ability to forecast issues to understand potential impact both internally and externally.
  • Exposure to financial accounting systems, operating systems, and data warehouses.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Excel and PowerPoint); ability to work with large datasets

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA and/or Public Accounting experience preferred
  • MBA or Master's in Accounting or Finance, a plus

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • The typical office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (May vary based on assigned support locations)
  • Ability to work extra hours as determined by the workload and internal customer expectations
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to travel to site locations periodically
  • Ability to speak English to communicate with clients, employees, vendors, etc.

Logistics Administrative Solutions is proud to be an equal opportunity employer regardless of race, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religious beliefs, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Logistics Administrative Solutions

Address

Saint Louis, MO
63131 USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance