Senior Financial Analyst

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


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.





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