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Financial Analyst - Entry Level

Robert Half Center Valley, PA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity with an excellent growth trajectory? Robert Half is seeking professionals interested in working as an entry-level Financial Analyst position in a career-developing opportunity. This is an entry-level position for an aspiring Financial Analyst. In this role you will provide daily support to the accounting and finance departments as well as perform routine assignments and solve routine/standard problems with limited discretion. You should be able to manage uncertainty and a generous amount of information. If you are a solution-oriented critical thinker with a passion for analysis, this is the Financial Analyst opportunity for you! This contract / temporary to hire position is for a long-term duration.

What you get to do every single day

- Amass and study budgets and income statement forecasts

- Investigate actual results at the corporate and division levels

- On occasion, clarify tough financial subjects to non-financial staff members in special projects

- Guide the monitoring and maintenance of internal accounting controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements

- Determine and query a wide set of data

- Implement productive alternatives and solutions to reduce costs and enhance financial performance of a company

- Be engaged in ensuring adequate controls and procedures

- Contribute in annual budgeting process

- Cooperate with internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits

- Direct different aspects of the monthly/quarterly/annual close process (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations, expense analysis, and trend analysis, variance analysis)

- Offer support in the organization of monthly financial reporting and other business data

- Less than one year of experience required

- Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Proficient computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems

- Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

- Financial reporting experience preferred

- Financial analysis experience desired

- Deep understanding of Microsoft Excel

- Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Experience in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly preferable (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

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Center Valley, PA


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