Senior Financial Analyst

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

Parker + Lynch is currently seeking a Senior Financial Planning Analyst for a full-time position for a very well know client of ours in Columbus, OH. This position has been created due to company growth. This is a great opportunity to work in a very high-growth, high exposure role within a stable company. The successful candidate will have at least 3 years of financial planning experience in either retail, restaurant, or banking environment. An MBA is highly desired but not required.


What You'll be doing:


  • Analyzing and consulting on the financial impact of key regional strategies, and helping influence the development of long-term regional strategic plans


  • Coordinating the preparation and presentation of regional financial plans and interpreting trends and financial results of the regions


  • Identifying gaps between forecasted results and targets, and making recommendations to ensure annual financial goals are achieved


  • Coordinating with all levels of regional management and Finance in assessing needs for financial information, developing plans, reports, analyses, and tools to meet those needs


  • Identifying profit and cost opportunities and influencing regional management on the prioritization of strategies to realize such opportunities


  • Developing financial reporting for varying levels of management within the region, effectively communicating actionable and important insight


  • Training all levels of regional management and regional support teams on financial matters and policies


Skills & Experience:


  • Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze raw data, draw conclusions, and develop actionable recommendations


  • Have a working knowledge of profitability analysis and financial planning process


  • Have knowledge of and the ability to use a PC with demonstrated proficiency of Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Word, etc.)


  • Possess general knowledge of database structure and reporting/query tools


  • Have excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills and the ability to manage financial information in a confidential and professional manner


  • Be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and pay close attention to detail


  • Possess a B.A./B.S. in Finance, Accounting, or Economics, or an equivalent in education and experience


  • MBA or CPA Preferred


  • Have three to five years plus of experience in financial management or related areas, including accounting, planning and analysis, and financial reporting




  • $80,000 - 90,000K plus bonus


For immediate consideration please email an updated resume to