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Financial Analyst

Job ID: BH433142

Category: Junior Financial Analyst, Financial Analyst

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

The Financial Analyst performs various financial activities including budgeting, modeling, forecasting, and reporting, to support decision making by senior management. In this role, you will own complex processes and contribute positively to the team environment in Finance.

Initially, this role will support Cash Flow & Liquidity, with future opportunities to learn and support other areas of the business.

Responsibilities :

  • Supports the development and preparation of the annual budget and forecasts
  • Analyzes performance and identifies trends
  • Applies strategic thinking to improve the effectiveness of financial planning activities
  • Provides analyses and insights to ensure continuous progress towards achieving financial and performance management goals
  • Creates and maintains performance KPIs
  • Serves as a key business partner to areas outside of Finance
  • Works directly with accounting team during month end close to understand results

Qualifications :

  • Strong analytical skills necessary to synthesize large quantities of data, identify trends and drivers; use results to create insightful analysis
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work in a multi-tasking environment
  • Ability to build partnerships, influence decisions, work in a collaborative style
  • Creative thinker who can bring innovative ideas and approaches to solve issues
  • Passion for driving and delivering results
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize assignments to meet deadlines
  • Comfortable with ambiguity; can confidently articulate a point of view but also highlight the risks and opportunities
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field (MBA a plus)
  • 2+ years of experience
  • Experience with Financial Planning/Reporting and G/L systems are a plus

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: Direct

Location: Quincy, Massachusetts