Nov 13, 2019

Senior Financial Analyst

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Dallas, TX, USA
Construction

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY  

Working under moderate supervision, conducts and documents moderate to complex financial analysis, financial reporting and ad hoc finance projects. Aids organization with financial functions, such as assessing, auditing, planning, budgeting, taxes, consolidation, cost control, and project control. Leads special projects and other assigned initiatives.  This role works primarily with our marketing group.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  

Evaluates and analyzes a variety of large data sets.  This role will have a focus on detailed analysis of spend items to provide monthly and full year forecast commentary.  The ability to work independently and come to conclusions that can be explained clearly in person or by e-mail. 

Giving clear interpretation of financial results and indicators such as account level details, proposals, investment opportunities, rate of return, financial statements, etc. requiring advanced expertise in MS-Excel.

Experience with database build hierarchy and structure for TM1 a plus.  This role will function as a key report build contributor for the broader finance team.

Compiles budgetary and fiscal data received from assigned departments to prepare comparisons of departmental expenditures.  Conducts special studies as assigned to support senior management. Develops presentations of findings and results.

Advises management on matters, such as effective use of resources and assumptions underlying budget forecasts. Interprets budgets to management.

Prepares reports analyzing specific aspects of department structures, functions and operational procedures and recommends ways to improve efficiency and/or effectiveness.

Performs other duties as assigned.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES  

No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. May lead project teams and/or plan staff assignments. Duties may encompass technical guidance and/or training of co-workers as well as policy development and participation in special initiatives such as modeling, system implementations or acquisition integrations. May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project.




Requirements QUALIFICATIONS  

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE  

Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university in a business related field plus a minimum of four years related experience.


CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES  

None.


COMMUNICATION SKILLS  

Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information in written and verbal form to subordinates, customers and supervisors.


FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE  

Requires strong knowledge of financial terms, concepts and accounting principles and the ability to comprehend and interpret complex financial transactions.


REASONING ABILITY  

Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex financial information and transactions and accounting principles. Ability to problem-solve, both independently and working as a team. Requires strong analytical and quantitative skills.


OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES  

Strong computer skills, including specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.). Broad experience with other software and financial systems is desired such as HFM Consolidation, PeopleSoft Financials and Cognos Planning. Knowledge of real estate service industry and terminology is helpful. Strong work ethic and adaptable.


SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY  

Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.

States

TX  

Job Requirements

CBRE

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