MEREDITH CORPORATION Financial Analyst in DES MOINES, Iowa

JOB DESCRIPTION I. JOB SUMMARY | Major goals and objectives. The Financial Analyst assists in the preparation of quarterly earnings documents with a primary focus on analyzing and explaining financial statement variances for executive management. This position assists in the preparation for investor presentation trips, including assisting in the preparation of the presentation as well as various logistical matters. The Financial Analyst maintains an analyst consensus model and analyzes variances for executive management. II. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS | Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results WEIGHT % 50% Assist in the preparation of quarterly earnings materials by providing financial information and variance analyses to support the drafting of the earnings release and conference call script. Prepare the Frequently Asked Questions document with clear and concise explanations of fluctuations to support executive management in the quarterly earnings call. 20% Assist the Director of Investor Relations with the preparation of presentations for investor related trips. Assist in the coordination of various logistical items related to the trip, and provide support on the trips. 10% Employer's Job# JR05402Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.