Kforce Senior Financial Analyst in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Financial Analyst in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania (PA).Essential Functions:

  • Using advanced, broad-based financial, accounting and business knowledge to deliver value added business analysis which supports the achievement of business goals and objectives

  • Assisting the development and measurement of quarterly forecasts, annual budgets and weekly business planning processes (deployment calls)

  • Forecasting, budgeting, margin analysis, and OPEX, CAPEX reporting as it pertains to Business Unit performance

  • Participating in the financial close processes; including but not limited to, adhering to established deadlines, researching financial activity to provide commentary to stakeholders, and completing established reporting requirements, while recommending opportunities for enhancements to current report structure

  • Utilizing the company's tools and Excel to create operational and/or management financial reports that are clear, accurate and actionable

  • Identifying and driving process improvements; This position can take the lead in building out automated reporting

  • Conducting research and analysis of financial data needed in planning, budgeting/forecasting, operational control and development of metrics to provide informed recommendations to leadership

  • Providing recommendations for operational efficiencies and process improvements and assists in policy development to support change initiatives

  • Performing ad-hoc financial analyses and special projects at multiple levels of complexity

  • BA/BS degree in Finance or Accounting required

  • Master's degree, CMA, and/or CPA highly preferred

  • 7 years financial analytics experience in positions that required senior level business partnering, demonstrated financial acumen and/or analytical experience delivering forecasts, budgets, and variance analysis, and called for data interpretation of results and strategic planning preferred

  • 2 years of financial planning and analysis experience preferred

  • Experience understanding financial statements with the ability to build and manage them at divisional and corporate levels

  • Should have strong knowledge of internal controls and US GAAP

  • Solid project management and problem solving capabilities

  • Proven ability to work independently and see the big picture while also partnering cross functionally to influence others

Other Skills/Abilities:

  • Extensive knowledge of financial analysis, reporting and interpretation

  • Extensive knowledge of spreadsheet applications

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Ability to effectively and efficiently communicate financial analysis results to management

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Working knowledge of the JD Edwards Accounting system

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years