Senior Financial Analyst in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A South Bay manufacturing and distribution company is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to support the daily financial planning and analysis function of its company. The incoming Senior Financial Analyst will need to be able to build complex financial models, be an independent and strategic thinker, meet strict deadlines, and have impeccable communication skills. Additionally, the Senior Financial Analyst will need to meet the qualifications and perform the job duties listed below.

What you need for this Senior Financial Analyst role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance, or Accounting
  • Experience in financial management, planning, and conducting financial analysis
  • Must be able to use Power Platform tools (Power BI)
  • Must be strong on data and systems side
    • Familiarity in working with reporting tools such as Hyperion
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Excel)
  • Inventory experience preferred (from manufacturing. cpg, retail, etc.)

What you will be doing in this Senior Financial Analyst role - You will:

  • Lead monthly P&L review meetings with key stakeholders
  • Work closely with business managers and stakeholders to understand business issues and recommend solutions to ensure business questions are properly answered
  • Support annual budget preparation, gross profit analysis, and respective quarterly forecasts
  • Support month-end close by preparing financial packages to upper management
  • Analyze and compare monthly and quarterly financial results and key performance indicators against planned and other internal benchmarks
  • Make recommendations to executive leadership on methods to improve and sustain profitability
  • Lead special projects as required

What is in this Senior Financial Analyst - Finance Manager role for you:

  • Opportunity for a Senior Financial Analyst to grow into a Manager role and get tremendous access to business operations
  • High-growth company with interesting analytical exposure
  • Working with a supervisor who is an excellent mentor
  • Excellent perks