Financial Analyst

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Financial Analyst
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849143_2716241

Parker + Lynch is looking for a Financial Analyst to join our client located near Philadelphia, PA. The ideal candidate would have strong analytical skills and be able to work in a fast-paced environment. If you are looking for a new analytical challenge, Apply Here!

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze financial actions and prepare recommendations for the policy, procedure, control, or action
  • Interpret the financial policies, governmental legislation, accounting theory, or customer financial regulations
  • Determine present and future financial performance by analyzing financial information
  • Recommend improvements based off the trends identified
  • Analyze complex profit plans, operating records and financial statements
  • Help create studies, budgets, forecasts, financial plans, governmental requirements, statistical reports, cash flow projections and business forecasts
  • Research cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies
  • Create economic reports on rate of return, depreciation, working capital requirements, investment opportunities, investment performance and impact of governmental requirements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Masters Degree or CPA a plus
  • ERP experience a plus
  • Manufacturing or cosmetics industry a plus

Skills:

  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • Advanced Excel (Macros, VBA, V Lookup, Pivot Tables)
  • Strong analytical skills and great attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team setting and interdisciplinary group
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced setting

Experience:

  • 1-5 years in developing financial models, budgeting and forecasting, ad hoc financial analysis and variance analysis