HireLevel powered by Extra Help is seeking an experienced Financial Analyst for our client who is located in North Chicago!
Do you want to be part of a dynamic organization that allows for you to work independently while being part of a team? Do you love financial data and analyzing corporate profitability? This position is responsible for forecasting and projecting financial conditions based on past performance and present earning and prepares analysis of company feasibility.
Job Category: Full Time, Contract
Location: Abbott Park, IL
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Responsibilities of the Financial Analyst:
Analyze financial data from past performance to predict financial conditions.
Develop professional relationships and work regularly with multiple company divisions, external parties, and subject matter experts.
Review data submissions and ensure all deadlines related to data submission are met.
Interpret data to determine root causes of past sales, financial, costing and operational performance.
Maintain procedural compliance and uphold corporate transparency policies when tracking and reporting.
Assist in annual budgeting process and quarterly forecast process.
Review proposals and prepare weekly and monthly reports.
Requirements of the Financial Analyst:
Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Finance or related field required
2 to 5 years of experience in a corporate finance department performing financial analysis and audits
Analytical, technical and problem solving skills and abilities
Manage and prioritize workload to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment
Must have effective communication and collaboration skills.
Expert user of MS Access and MS Excel including pivot tables, data tables and regression analysis