Financial Analyst

Robert Half Accountemps

2020-10-14 17:58:14

Job location Houston, Texas, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Banking & Financial Services

Job description

DescriptionA fast-growing, dynamic team is working with Accountemps to find a Financial Analyst, who will be a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management on a long-term temporary to full-time basis. Located in the Houston Galleria area, the Financial Analyst will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Among the Financial Analyst's other duties will be advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. Experience with Real Estate commissions is a plus! For immediate consideration, please submit your resume to today!Your responsibilities in this role- Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities- Work closely with business partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans- Candidate that feels comfortable working with large amounts of information and handling expectations- Maintain weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P forecasting- Participate in planning with senior executives on strategic deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning & Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization- Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process- Uncover the influencing factors that are driving performance and trends- Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required- Produce and monitor forecasting reports- Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support- Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resourcesRequirements- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field- Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience suggested)- Firm understanding of problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly preferable (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)- Skilled in Spreadsheet and ERP system- Commissions experience- Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity- Familiarity with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required- Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities - fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998. Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local Accountemps office at or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.© 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/VeteransBy clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.**Salary:** $24.00 - $26.44 / Hourly**Location:** Houston, TX**Date Posted:** October 12, 2020**Employment Type:** Temporary**Job Reference:** 04584805**Staffing Area:** Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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