Sr. Financial Analyst

Recruiter
Spectrum
Location
Stamford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Aug 2019
Closes
26 Aug 2019
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Client Reference Code: 243938
JOB SUMMARY
Compiles and analyzes financial data and is responsible for developing integrated expense analyses, projections, reports, and presentations for the Video Programming Financial Planning and Analysis department. Creates and analyzes monthly, quarterly, and annual reports and ensures financial information has been recorded accurately.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience

Plans and conducts complex studies to determine cost of video programming as well as the tracking of multiple non–financial metrics

Recommends budget adjustments and other cost improvement measures

Analyzes complex financial data and extracts and defines relevant information; interprets data for the purpose of determining past financial performance and/or to project a financial probability

Reviews costs and performs margin analysis related to various programming initiatives

Performs complex statistical, cost, and financial analysis of data reported in the various accounting systems

Develops financial reports for forecasting, trending, and results analysis

Records, classifies, and summarizes financial transactions and events in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles

Interprets financial transactions and events for users who must make economic or business decisions

Uses various software applications, such as spreadsheets, relational databases, statistical packages, and graphics packages to assemble, manipulate and/or format data and/or reports

Special projects as needed and performs other duties as requested by supervisor

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Ability to analyze and interpret information
Ability to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner
Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure
Ability to prioritize and organize effectively
Ability to problem solve and model/forecast operation activity
Knowledge of advanced accounting theory and procedures
Knowledge of operating and capital financial statements

Education
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, mathematics or statistics

Related Work Experience
4+ years of senior accountant, financial statement or financial analysis experience

WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment
Job Code : FAN305 Sr Financial Analyst Exempt

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