Job Openings

Financial Analyst

Job ID: BH407705

Category: Senior Financial Analyst, Junior Financial Analyst, Financial Analyst

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

A large entertainment company is looking for a Financial Analyst to join the FP&A team. The Financial Analyst will assist with reporting and automation projects related to cost tracking, planning, and other strategic initiatives as assigned. This position will routinely work with varying levels of management at both the corporate office and the parks. This position will perform multiple functions to include but not limited to:

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist parks in tracking operating costs, budgeting and forecasting all levels of operating expense
  • Assist in the development of the annual budget for both corporate departments and all parks across the SeaWorld portfolio
  • Assist in the development of automated reports and templates
  • Conduct analysis on key metrics across SEA’s operating parks
  • Identify trends in the business and present findings and recommendations to leadership team
  • Lead special projects and other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements and Competencies

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • MBA or Master’s degree in finance preferred
  • Must have proven ability to balance multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • Must have at least 2 years of relevant business experience (e.g., financial planning and analysis, cost analysis, accounting)
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Must have a strong understanding of financial statements
  • Must be able to conduct ad hoc business analysis
  • Must be able to communicate financials to non-financial individuals
  • Must have excellent analytical, financial, and mathematical skills
  • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize
  • Experience with SAP and Business Objects or other data warehouse tools preferred

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Orlando, Florida