Senior Financial Analyst

  • Location
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_844212_2722675

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ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES FOR SENIOR FINANCIAL ANALYST

  • Identifies and understands issues, problems, and opportunities; compares data from different sources to draw conclusions; uses effective approaches for choosing course of action or developing appropriate solutions; takes action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.
  • Compiles, organizes and formats data, including qualitative analysis required for internal and external reporting. Identifies and researches reporting issues, provides recommendations, assists with the adoption of new reporting requirements.
  • Recognizes situations where the regulatory framework and rate case outcomes drive our business; Supports regulatory initiatives by gathering data and preparing regulatory schedules and/or preparing pro-forma calculations, testimony and data requests; Assists with review and analysis of regulatory documents; Appreciates the application of the regulatory construct to our business.
  • Understands terminology and developments. Knows when to and can apply technical knowledge to processes, procedures, and tasks.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of financial statements, metrics and measures, and key strategic business initiatives; Understands and utilizes economic and industry data as it relates to job responsibilities.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of the operating plan and role in the F&A organization; Has a general knowledge of other departments' role in the F&A organization; Collaboratively develops solutions between corporate and business units.
  • Demonstrates our commitment to quality by documenting work fully and accurately.
  • Takes action to identify, analyze and improve existing processes within our organization to maximize opportunities for efficiency and effectiveness and meet new goals and objectives.

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Qualifications

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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities for FP&A Financial Analyst Job Family

FP&A Senior Financial Analyst

  • Knowledge proficiency of Finance and Accounting principles, including the relationships between segments of the financial statements (e.g. balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow)
  • Build financial models to understand and quantify an impact to the business.
  • Analyze information from a variety of sources to detect trends, associations, cause-effect relationships and other anomalies and make recommendations.
  • Effectively manage time to ensure deadlines are met and quality is achieved.
  • Consistently builds relationships and work collaboratively with different parts of finance

FP&A Senior Financial Analyst

  • Develop and leverage relationships within and across work groups to achieve results.
  • Recommend the most effective course of action after evaluating options against decision criteria.
  • Gain others' commitment to take action that will enhance value for business partners and/or customers.
  • Build detailed analytical models, analyze data and make fact-based recommendations that support business decisions.
  • Lead processes and/or improvement projects.

 

 

KEY WORK EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION

 

  • Requires 4 year degree in business discipline
  • Requires knowledge of PC applications
  • Prefer CPA
  • Prefer MBA

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