Financial Analyst - Salt Lake City, Utah United States - 45058



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 45058
Title: Financial Analyst
Job Location: Salt Lake City, Utah - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Large national public company with high visibility.  Reports to Director of Technology and Business Development

JOB DESCRIPTION

Title: Financial. Analyst

Reports to: Director of Technology and Business development 

Position Purpose: 

The purpose of the Finance Analyst is to monitor the financial resources of the two divisions responsible for the Division financial analysis and support to the executive management team by offering financial insights that will allow them to make the best business decisions for the company. 

Essential Functions and Responsibilities: 

  • • Prepare monthly financial analysis and present findings and recommendations to management 
  • • Leverage analytics and develop reporting tools to drive KPIs 
  • • Champion cost saving enhancements to improve the company’s operating income 
  • • Research and reconcile discrepancies in accounts, funds, or appropriation balances; prepares and audits general journal entries and accruals 
  • • Oversee and assists in the monthly, quarterly and annual forecasting 
  • • Lead special initiatives; create, update and summarize findings for management 
  • • Create financial proforma’s for various opportunities 
  • • Develop or recommend solutions for problems or situations 
  • • Additional duties as assigned by Director of Technology and Business Development, and Division President. 

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

• Proven strategic planning and financial analysis experience 

Proficient in Microsoft Excel (pivot tables, V-lookup, graphs, etc) 

• Demonstrated creative and critical thinking skills 

• Good understanding of the organization’s objectives, operations, market environment and ethical issues 

• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously 

• A keep eye for detail and desire to probe further into data 

• Adept at developing strong working relationships 

• Good communication and presentation skills – both written and verbal 

• Ability to stick to time constraints 

 

Education and Experience Requirements: 

• Bachelor’s degree in one of following fields preferred: Accounting, Business Studies, Data Analytics, Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Management 

• 2+ years of experience in a financial analytics position preferred: 

• The primary work environments for this position include the office, vehicle, and in some instances outdoors. 

 

 

• The physical demands for this position include light lifting, pushing, reaching, seeing (with a focus on reading, acuity, depth perception, and peripheral vision), standing, stooping, talking, turning, walking, and climbing steps/stairs may be required. 

• Nights spent away from home, traveling, are less than 15%. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

BS Degree and 2-3 years experiemce.  May currently be Fiinancial/Buinesss Operations Analyst; may come from accounting or finance and comfortable creating reports that tell a story about sales/no sales; KPIs, logistics, trends, insihts, metrics.  This is a strong data analytics position.  Will be analytical and responsible for analysis.

Strong Excel knowledge.  Any industry OK.

Convenient Murray, UT (Salt Lake City, UT) location 

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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