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If you are an employer seeking qualified job seekers for your Financial Analyst position, read our sample job description below and revise it to meet your company's specific job duties and requirements. If you are a job seeker looking for a Financial Analyst position, use our sample job description below to see what job skills and experiences employers are seeking.

Finance Analyst

We currently have great opportunity for a Financial Analyst. This position will have an active role in the monthly reporting and analysis , ad hoc reporting, budgeting, forecasting and projections.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Prepare, review and distribute monthly financial reports to stores and cost/profit centers
* Track expenses and revenues vs. budget and reforecast and analyze fluctuations
* Prepare monthly consolidation and executive financial package
* Coordinate financials questions/answers among stores and the Treasury and Accounting & Control departments
* Prepare annual financial information binder to be provided to the external auditors
* Prepare quarterly operating reports
* Create and update Reportwriter and Crystal reports
* Assist in the budget & reforecast process
* Maintain budget and reforecast information in the accounting system
* Evaluate profit and cost efficiencies in various areas of the organization as needed
* Develop, maintain and distribute as-hoc reports and financial models as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics required
* Minimum of 3 years experience in reporting, consolidation and financial analysis. Experience in retail/food & beverage industry a plus
* Accounting/GAAP knowledge
* Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel & Access)
* Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple projects
* Excellent Communication skills
* Strong initiative and ability to manager multiple projects as well as strong follow through skills
* Ability to complete projects timely and accurately critical
* Must be detail oriented with strong organizational and analytical skills
* Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic environment

BENEFITS:

* Competitive starting salary rate
* Health Welfare Program (Medical/Dental Insurance)
* 401 K Plan (with a company match)
* AD&D & Life Insurance
* EAP Program
* Paid vacation time
* Discounted gym membership through LA Fitness
* Free coffee & tea products & merchandise discounts experience

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