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Financial Analyst

Robert Half Northbrook ,IL
  • Posted: September 19, 2020
  • $18 to $21 Hourly
  • Full-Time

DescriptionAccountemps is looking for a devoted Financial Analyst to join a fast-growing company in the Pharmaceutical industry. You will manage financial modeling on a range of financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans in this position. We will also rely on you for advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management.

As part of a dynamic team, you will be a key business partner in areas including forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role, which is a long-term temporary employment opportunity, is based in the Northbrook, Illinois, area. We seek someone who has internal drive and strong potential for professional growth and development.How you will make an impact- Analyze annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations and supply information to business partners to inform decision making- Inspect performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities- Edit and manage forecasting reports- Flexible candidate that can organize a vast amount of information while managing high expectations- Work next to cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans- Participate in planning with senior executives on strategic deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning & Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization- Facilitate effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support- Oversee the monthly and quarterly financial close process by working with Accounting- Keep up weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P&L forecasting- Own monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required- Discover the root causes of internal and external facts that are influencing performance and outcomesRequirements- Experience with financial data management processes & systems, e.g.

Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field- Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience favored)- Strong problem-solving skills- Prior experience in Spreadsheet and ERP system- Sound written and verbal communication skills- Solid understanding of finance- Expertise in Vendor Files- Deep understanding of contracts- Firm understanding of 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)- Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities - fast.

By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998.

Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for U.S.

job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. 2020 Accountemps.

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use. **Salary:** $18.05 - $20.90 / Hourly**Location:** NORTHBROOK, IL**Date Posted:** September 18, 2020**Employment Type:** Temporary**Job Reference:** 01330-0011563762**Staffing Area:** Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

Robert Half


Northbrook, IL
60065 USA

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