Financial Analyst

  • Location
    Alexandria, Virginia
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Financial Analyst
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 90000 - $ 100000

Financial Analyst

Parker and Lynch is currently seeking a Financial Analyst with three or more years of experience for a full-time job located in Alexandria, Virginia. This direct-hire role for a large-scale distribution company entails budget forecasting, analyzing data, identifying trends, and driving efficiency.


  • Prepare budgets and forecasts
  • Identify trends from budget-vs-actual analysis results, monthly variance analysis, cost/benefit analysis, ROI analysis, and capital resource analysis
  • Build and present reports to Board Members
  • Conduct root cause analysis
  • Create cost analysis, cost savings, and ROI scenarios in response to department projects, business objectives, or company goals
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Finance or Accounting
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience
  • Distribution, Retail or Consumer Goods background required
  • Experience presenting to Board Members
  • Skills:

  • Advanced in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with SQL, Tableau, Cognos, BI or similar platforms preferred
  • Strong quantitative financial analysis skills
  • Strong data mining and financial modelling skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Employment Type: Full-time

    Compensation: $90,000 - $100,000 USD (DOE)


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