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Robert Half International Financial Analyst in ELDRIDGE, Iowa


This job is ideal for a Financial Analyst with effective communication skills. This position is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working as part of a team. Robert Half Finance has a great opportunity for a skilled Financial Analyst to join a thriving Manufacturing company. In this position, you will perform financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze, and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Further tasks will consist of advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management. If the idea of interacting with team members as a crucial business partner in areas such as forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management excites you, contact Robert Half Finance today. This Financial Analyst role is located in Iowa and it is a full-time employment opportunity.

Major responsibilities

  • Survey performance to date and assess potential opportunities and risks

  • Track of monthly and quarterly performance by comparing actuals versus expectations to ensure business partners handle their resources r

  • Gather and oversee forecasting reports

  • Collaborate with cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are executed properly

  • Provide valuable foresight and decision support through effective Business Intelligence (BI)

  • Possess the know-how and be able to explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending

  • Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and if any actions are required

  • Drive Area/Segment-level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis, as well as P&L forecasting

  • An ideal candidate should be highly flexible, comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations

  • Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close processes

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  • Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

  • Experience in 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)

  • Active problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity

  • BA/BS degree in accounting or finance and 3+ years of experience (5+ preferred)

  • 2+ years working in a manufacturing setting handling costing, cost accounting, or cost analysis

  • Advanced MS Excel skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Standard Cost Accounting

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. 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.

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Salary: $70,000.00 - $85,000.00 / Yearly

Location: ELDRIDGE, IA

Date Posted: August 20, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01530-0011536821

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance