Accounting - Financial Analyst I

Dickson, TN, USA ● Manhattan, New York, NY, USA ● McLean, VA, USA ● Melbourne, FL, USA ● Rochester, NY, USA ● Virtual Req #18170
Wednesday, 15 September 2021

Accounting - Financial Analyst I

Are you a Financial Analyst looking for an exciting opportunity? Come join Gannett/USA TODAY Network, a top global digital media company, which reaches more than 100 million people monthly through a powerful network of mobile & publishing properties.

In this role, you will:

·Work closely with Director of FP&A, and have responsibility for budgeting, forecasting, flashing and other analytical processes.

  • Perform ad-hoc reporting and financial analysis

  • Review departmental revenue and expenses data and provide variance analysis monthly, quarterly and annually

  • Evaluate current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, cost of sales, expenses and capital expenditures.

  • Improve performance by evaluating business processes to drive efficiencies

  • Develop financial models to support strategic initiatives

  • Analyze complex financial information to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management for decision-making purposes

  • Assist in preparing presentations to the leadership team.

  • Apply fundamental fiscal concepts, prepare written and oral budgetary recommendations for implementation in department budgets.

  • Prepare short and long-range projections utilizing forecasting and financial analytic techniques to assess the impact of budget changes utilizing current organization-wide and/or department specific software.

  • Increase productivity by developing automated applications; eliminating duplications; coordinating information requirements.

Here’s what you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Finance or Accounting field.

  • 3-5+ years of full-time work experience in financial analysis, financial planning and analysis, systems analysis, or related area.

  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills

  • High-level of attention to detail, excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize demands to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to organize, interpret and analyze large volumes of qualitative and quantitative data

  • Must be able to work in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment, with the ability to initiate improvements in budgetary operations.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to be able prepare and present reports.

  • Experience with financial systems is a plus

Other details

  • Job Family Financial Analysis
  • Job Function Finance & Accounting
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Dickson, TN, USA
  • Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
  • McLean, VA, USA
  • Melbourne, FL, USA
  • Rochester, NY, USA
  • Virtual