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Financial Analyst in South San Francisco, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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Job Description

Job description of financial analyst

§ Analyze financial data by collecting, monitoring and creating financial models for decision support

§ Improve financial status by analyzing results; monitoring variances; identifying trends; recommending actions to management.

§ Assist with annual and quarterly forecasting.

§ Identify financial status by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts.

§ Guide cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures; providing trends and forecasts; explaining processes and techniques; recommending actions.

§ Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses; study proposed changes in methods and materials.

§ Increases productivity by developing automated reporting/forecasting tools.

§ Market research, data mining, business intelligence, and valuation comps

Skills & qualifications required

§ Proficient in Cantonese

§ Must have strong analytical skills.

§ Self-starter with the ability to streamline functions and passion to learn and grow

§ Strong financial analysis foundation creating forecasts and models

§ Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is required; familiarity with data query/data management tools extremely helpful (Access, SQL, Business Objects)

§ Must possess excellent communication and presentation skills, and be comfortable interacting with executive-level management

§ Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics