Financial Analyst

  • Location
    Saint Louis, Missouri
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Financial Analyst
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842877_2713500

Are you looking for a Financial Analyst position where you can be very hands on, be challenged, and learn a lot? Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Parker + Lynch is looking to fill a Financial Analyst job for one of our clients in St. Louis MO! This company is looking for a Financial Analyst with strong Excel skills, has a strong analytical mind, a foundation in accounting and is driven. This company offers a great working atmosphere, great benefits, and a fun team culture.

 

Your Responsibilities Will Include:

FP&A responsibilities including: month end analysis, reporting and management communications, monthly forecasting, annual and long term planning and budgeting in addition to acquisition due diligence

Key Business Partner to operations, commercial, HR, MIS and finance leads including: revenue generation or cost reduction opportunity identification and implementation, profitability analysis and improvement, assist with working capital management, identify and implement operational efficiencies, continuous improvement, process improvement and benchmarking initiatives, assist with defining and setting strategy, in addition to delivering top notch customer service internally and externally as the face of the finance organization

Assist with contract negotiations for customer, vendor, labor, warehouse and natural gas contracts

Prepare financial modeling, what if scenarios, capital and investment justifications, ROI analysis and board and bank presentations

Administer standardization and best practice efforts for the organization (one consistent and standard way)

Partner with the Accounting group to understand key drivers of the financial statements, identify areas for improvement, and collaborate to drive change

Assist in month end close duties

Work with Management Information Systems (MIS) to streamline KPI’s and business information

Primary point of contact for Regional General Manager on finance related topics.

Special projects as assigned

 

Your Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting is required

One or more years of accounting and/or financial analysis experience

Strong Excel skills

Great Communication Skills