Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Altitude Staffing
Location
Jersey City
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Jun 2018
Closes
14 Jun 2018
Sector
Insurance
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Job Description

Responsible for administering technical and reporting activities while ensuring conformity with business regulations, generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and statutory accounting principles (SAP).

Key Accountabilities / Deliverables:

?? Collaborate with Finance regional leadership to prepare Allocated Expense journal entries, general

ledger reconciliations and other Allocated Expense reports as directed

?? Support line manager in further automation of Expense Allocations process (Actual, Plan and

Forecast)

?? Analyze Allocated Expense variances, investigating and determining cause in conjunction with

regional Finance

?? Maintain a monthly Expense accruals schedule for review with line manager

?? Maintain and enhance monthly Expense allocation reports to key stakeholders

?? Maintain Expense allocation driver table as directed by line manager

?? Support line manager in compiling periodic Financial and Operations presentations, dashboards,

models, and associated commentaries

?? Develop and maintain internal department policies with adherence to required control framework

?? Complete assigned projects within established deadlines.

?? In addition to the above key responsibilities, you may be required to undertake other duties from

time to time as the Company may reasonably require

Specification:

?? Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and

?? adhere to project deadlines

?? Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and environments

?? Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

?? Commercially aware with the ability to identify, review and present key financial data

?? Strong knowledge in use of MS Excel including Pivot tables

?? Strong numerical and analytical skills

Technical Knowledge and Understanding:

?? Knowledge of Coda or similar G/L system preferable

?? Ability to extract, confirm and analyze data within Excel is essential

Experience:

?? Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics is required

?? 3 to 4 years of relevant work experience, preferably with a focus on data analytics, financial

reporting, financial budgeting, or FP&A (Financial Planning and Analysis)

?? Desired professional qualifications may include:

1. Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

2. Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

3. Certified Analytics Professional (CAP)

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