The following are all aspects of a financial analyst’s duties:

  • Perform financial forecasting, reporting, and operational metrics tracking
  • Analyze financial data and create financial models for decision support
  • Analyze past results, perform variance analysis
  • Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting
  • Evaluate financial performance by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts
  • Familiarity with data query/data management tools is extremely helpful (Excel, Access, SQL, Business Objects)

Qualifications

  • 0-3+ years of business finance or other relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics
  • High proficiency in financial modeling techniques
  • Strong fluency with Excel formulas and functions
  • Strong analytical and data gathering skills
  • Good business acumen