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Financial Analyst - $70K + bonus - Westside in Culver City, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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Job Description

Financial Analyst - Staff Accountant - Management Reporting - Variance Analysis - P&L - Profit and Loss - Pro Formas - Month-End

Are you a Staff Accountant who is experienced with variance analysis? Are you interested in a hybrid role that will allow you to learn budgeting and forecast to add to your experience or eventually transition into a pure finance role? If so, then we have an Accountant/Financial Analyst role for you!

A global, billion-dollar real estate firm near the Westside is looking to add an Financial Analyst to their team. In this role, the Financial Analyst will report up to the Financial Planning and Analysis team and focus on management reporting and variance analysis. The Accountant/Financial Analyst will also focus on financial and ad hoc reporting. There will be opportunities to learn finance, and the reason this role is open due to internal promotion. To be successful, the Financial Analyst will need to exhibit excellent communication skills, be analytical, and be very organized. Does this sound like you? If so, please read the full Financial Analyst job description below to see if you are a match!

What do you need for this Financial Analyst position?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accountant or Finance
  • 2+ years of accounting or FP&A experience
  • Must have experience with analyzing variances
  • Experience using a large accounting software ERP

What will you do in this Financial Analyst position?

  • Research, analyze, and explain financial drivers vs. prior year results for P&L accounts for North and Latin American markets
  • Financial reporting, packages, and pro formas
  • Analyze monthly GL results for accuracy of explanations provided for all P&L variances
  • Aid with GL chart field and maintenance related to reporting
  • Pull aggregate data to form complete analysis to make suggestions for improvement
  • Become a SME for P&L statement accounts
  • Work on special projects

What's in this Financial position for you?

  • Opportunity to work for a Fortune 500 company
  • Lots of room for growth (position is open due to a promotion)
  • Strong benefits
  • Opportunity for an Accountant to gain finance exposure

So, if you are a Staff Accountant with variance analysis experience who is looking to start making your transition into financial planning and analysis, then please send us your resume for this Financial Analyst role today as we would love to speak with you!