Financial Analyst

  • Location
    Washington, District Of Columbia
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Financial Analyst
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_848857_2787709

Parker+Lynch is seeking a Financial Analyst to join a company in the Washington D.C. metro area. The ideal candidate will be helping establish new, actionable, operating metrics, budgets, forecasts and reports. 

Responsibilities 

  • Facilitate the annual budgeting process and subsequent monthly and quarterly forecasts/re-forecasts 
  • Provide performance management through monthly variance analysis of budgeted, forecasted and actual financial performance
  • Assist in identifying and implementing financial and operationally relevant KPIs 
  • Work closely with management and executive leadership in providing analytics and measurement around strategic initiatives
  • Interpreting and acting on financial/quantitative metrics to improve organizational performance; assist in developing and measuring action plans and KPIs
  • Execute ad-hoc financial and quantitative analysis and various reporting requests in support of the business 
  • Keep abreast of current principles and methodologies in financial reporting; profit planning, cost accounting and profitability analysis
  • Preferred Qualifications 

  • Bachelor of Science in Finance, Accounting 
  • 3+ years of finance experience 
  • Experience completing variance analysis of Profit & Loss statements
  • High proficiency in MS Excel 
  • Knowledge of financial reporting systems and methodologies for reporting
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, including a strong ability to efficiently communicate financial results
  • For immediate consideration, please send your resume to will.cumings@parkerlynch.com



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