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Robert Half Financial Analyst in Concord, Massachusetts

Description Robert Half is working with a fast-growing, dynamic team looking for a Financial Analyst who will be a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This role is with a company in the Application Service Provider industry. This Financial Analyst role, which is a long-term contract / temporary to hire employment opportunity, is based in the Concord, Massachusetts, area. To succeed in this Financial Analyst position, you will need to be comfortable with conducting financial modeling on various financial products, as well as measuring, analyzing and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans. The strongest Financial Analyst candidates will also be comfortable with advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management.

Major responsibilities

  • Gather and oversee forecasting reports

  • Power monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required

  • Operate with key 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

  • Oversee the monthly and quarterly financial close process by working with Accounting

  • Facilitate effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support

  • Research performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

  • Work next to cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans

  • Watch over annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations

  • Individual that enjoys a flexible work environment, experienced in handling vast amounts of information and managing expectations

  • Keep up weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting

  • Uncover the influencing factors that are driving performance and trends Requirements - BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

  • Understanding of Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required

  • Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Candidates with Spreadsheet and ERP system experience will be prioritized

  • Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience ideal)

  • Proficiency in pricing

  • Microsoft Excel experience desired

  • Command of Sales Quotes

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

  • Practical knowledge 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)

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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