Robert Half Finance & Accounting Financial Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

This job is ideal for a Financial Analyst with effective communication skills. You're a good fit for this position, if you enjoy working as part of a team. This thriving company is seeking a skilled Financial Analyst through Robert Half Finance. Conducting financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans will be the main responsibilities in this position. Other daily assignments will include advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. Applicants that are excited about the thought of interacting with team members as a crucial business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management should contact Robert Half Finance today. The Financial Analyst role is a full-time employment opportunity in the Atlanta, Georgia. How you will make an impact - Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close processes - Look over performance to date while assessing potential opportunities and risks - Deliver effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide valuable foresight and decision support - Collaborate with senior executives on strategic deep dives on creating financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, event tracking and execution, Campaign Planning Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, and strategic resource allocation, and prioritization - Understand and explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending - Compile and monitor forecasting reports - An ideal candidate should be highly flexible, comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations - Endorse weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment level Bookings as well as P L forecasting - Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and if any actions are required - Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are properly executed - Keep tabs on monthly and quarterly performance through the comparison of actuals versus expectations, ensuring that business partners handle their resources

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 00900-0010441162

Functional Role: Financial Analyst

Country: USA

State: GA

City: Atlanta

Postal Code: 30339

Compensation: $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 per year

Requirements: - 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) - Financial planning analysis (go-to-market experience preferential) - Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations - Proficiency with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required - Strong problem solving and analytical skills - 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) - Spreadsheet and ERP system experience recommended - Budget forecasting experience preferred - Solid understanding of Microsoft SQL Server - BA/BS degree in finance or a related field - Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing