Senior Financial Analyst/Project Manager-Costa Mesa in Costa Mesa, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/3/2019

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Job Description

Looking for a challenging new role in finance? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, our client is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

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As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will provide strategic analysis to senior management. You will also be responsible for the forecasting and budget-setting process as well as performing financial analysis and modeling.

Financial Analyst responsibilities:

  • Description:

    * Support the NA Finance Transformation Leader in the development and execution of the NA strategic transformation plan.
    * Actively be involved in initiatives to meet cost reduction and value improvement goals.
    * Work as a lead to obtain buy-in from operating and finance leaders.
    * Execute projects necessary to achieve the objective (i.e., project plan, project status communications)
    * Identify improvement opportunities and potential go-forward solution. Includes performing current state assessments (i.e., process flows, challenges), gathering business requirements, facilitating future state design workshops and documenting future state processes (i.e., RACI, desk top procedures)
    * Support the transitioning of finance processes out of business units to consolidate into Shared Services Center.
    * Includes documentation of current and future processes, and facilitation of knowledge transfer and training


    Qualifications:
    * 6-8 years of work experience in operations, finance or consulting that enhances skills and understanding of business processes and change implementation, specifically finance functional transformation
    * Bachelor's degree required, CPA, MBA, and/or PMP is a plus
    * Understanding of finance transformation, improvement best practices and methodologies
    * Communication skills have to be clear, concise and effective commensurate with engaging in transformation initiatives and leading and driving change in an organization
    * Excellent organizational skills
    * Ability to execute projects
    * High-value personal qualities - critical thinking and problem-solving skills, ability to influence, work in teams, resourceful, responsible, tenacious, independent, self-confident, high-energy, etc.
    Other Skills:
    * Results delivery - Record of success in making quantifiable difference to prior organizations, projects or teams.
    * Knowledge - Demonstrated finance transformation, operations improvement and process implementation experience

Job Requirements

Qualifications: • 6-8 years of work experience in operations, finance or consulting that enhances skills and understanding of business processes and change implementation, specifically finance functional transformation • Bachelor’s degree required, CPA, MBA, and/or PMP is a plus • Understanding of finance transformation, improvement best practices and methodologies • Communication skills have to be clear, concise and effective commensurate with engaging in transformation initiatives and leading and driving change in an organization • Excellent organizational skills • Ability to execute projects • High-value personal qualities - critical thinking and problem-solving skills, ability to influence, work in teams, resourceful, responsible, tenacious, independent, self-confident, high-energy, etc. Other Skills: • Results delivery – Record of success in making quantifiable difference to prior organizations, projects or teams. • Knowledge – Demonstrated finance transformation, operations improvement and process implementation experience