Financial Analyst - Beverly, MA location

Recruiter
Dessange Group - North America
Location
Boston
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Jun 2018
Closes
03 Jul 2018
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Job Description

About Us: Dessange Group North America is a leading hair salon franchise company. Our exciting organization is the parent company to 4 U.S. brands; Dessange, Camille Albane, Phytodess and Fantastic Sams. The Corporate Headquarters are located in Beverly, MA.

Financial Analyst

The Financial Analyst works closely with the Director of Finance and heads of departments to accurately process and interpret data and produce quality reports.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and track salon sales on a weekly and monthly basis by actively seeking data and other factors
  • Prepare weekly and month–end reporting
  • Helping to prepare annual budget and forecasts
  • Work on improving and developing new concise reports for decision makers
  • Work on internal control
  • Assist with the preparation of the quarterly board meeting presentation
  • Determine and Analyze product revenue each month
  • Review month end results with Regional Directors
  • Work on improving and developing new concise reports for decision makers
  • Work with auditors to complete annual audit
  • Special projects, as assigned

Skills:

  • Comfort with financial statements and their key components.
  • Must be detail–oriented, organized, highly analytical, and a highly effective communicator.
  • Advanced Excel (pivot tables, lookup tables, etc.) and PowerPoint.
  • Have the ability to identify and document data fallacies and provide solutions with efficient recommendations.
  • Strong participation and understanding of relational databases and database structures.
  • Ability to work independently as well as work with teams having varying backgrounds on complex issues. Must be self–motivated and driven.
  • Continuously show passion towards your work and drive higher employee performance.
  • Be an adaptive team player that is capable of prioritizing, organizing and quick decision making in any unforeseen circumstance.
  • Must be able to think logically and analytically.

Qualities required:

  • A focused, critical thinker.

  • Analytical eye – the ability to manipulate data; experience with dashboards.

  • Proactive – always be thinking of how the data can help drive and improve the business

  • Must be attentive to detail, able to consistently meet deadlines

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance

  • 2–4 years of financial experience

  • Very strong Microsoft Excel (advanced or proficient)

  • Understanding of financial statements

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with Great Plains Accounting System is preferred, but not required

Company Description Dessange Group North America, which is owned by Dessange International, is the world's leading network of excellence for global beauty. Dessange revolves around two areas of activity–franchises and beauty products. Beauty salons in over 30 countries rely on three complementary brands that give the group full coverage in the hairdressing market: DESSANGE Paris, luxury brand salon and day spa, CAMILLE albane Paris, upscale hair and beauty brand, and Fantastic Sams Hair Salons, full–service, family value brand.