Financial Planning and Analysis

Senior Financial Analyst

Permanent

Accounting Career Consultants

Senior Financial Analyst St. Louis, MO

Job Reference: JOB-24930

  The position is located in a corporate office environment in Chesterfield, MO with minimal required travel and reports to the CFO.

  • Perform financial budgeting, forecasting, reporting, and operational metrics tracking
  • Maintain and develop various financial models and standard templates distributed for use by the company during the planning processes, ensuring quality, accuracy and focused analytic review.
  • Provide timely, relevant and accurate reporting & analysis of the results of the company’s performance against historical, budgeted, forecasted and strategic planning results to facilitate decision-making toward the achievement of the budget and strategic plan.
  • Analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Understand and facilitate the integration of business processes, people, and relevant technology, in order to identify, configure, and communicate useful information, and to provide practical business leadership to drive business decision making across the company.
  • Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting
  • Demonstrate appropriate understanding/working knowledge of accounting principles and internal controls, and apply them.
  • Serve as technology and data expert within the department, working closely with Information Technology on projects as required.
  • Manage business continuity planning for the organization and the department
  • Cross train and serve as back-up for others on the Financial Accounting team as needed.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as necessary to assure the overall success of the team.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of budgeting and accounting experience in a corporate or public accounting environment.
  • CPA certification, or commitment to achieve, preferred.
  • 2 years Workers’ Compensation or comparable Insurance experience preferred.
  • “Big 4” or regional external audit experience preferred.
  • Self-starter with ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with management, peers, and others within and outside of the organization.
  • Ability to streamline functions and technology and passion to learn and grow

 

Education Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or similar area of study. MBA preferred.

Additional Company Details

Nick Sikorski
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Tel: 314-292-7903 | Email: nsikorski@careeradvancers.com

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