Financial Analyst

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General Information

Job Posting ID 7359077 Creation Date Dec 21, 2018
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Jan 18, 2019
Job Site Address FRISCO, Texas 75033 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

Position Purpose:
The purpose of the Financial Analyst is to monitor the financial resources of the Transit and Airport division, is responsible for the budget planning, and supports the executive management team by offering insights and financial advice that will allow them to make the best business decisions for the company.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
• Prepare monthly financial analysis and present findings and recommendations to management
• Leverage analytics and develop reporting tools to drive KPIs
• Champion cost saving enhancements to improve the company’s operating income
• Research and reconcile discrepancies in accounts, funds, or appropriation balances; prepares and audits general journal entries and accruals
• Lead the development and preparation of the annual budget and long range plans in collaboration with cross-functional departments
• Oversee and assists in the monthly, quarterly and annual forecasting
• Ensure compliance with concessionaire contractual, including (AC)DBE requirements, capital expenditures, audits and other requirements as needed
• Lead special initiatives; create, update and summarize findings for management
• Create financial pro-formas for various opportunities
• Develop or recommend solutions for problems or situations

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Proven strategic planning and financial analysis experience at the management level
• Demonstrated creative and critical thinking skills
• Good understanding of the organization’s objectives, operations, market environment and ethical issues
• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
• A keep eye for detail and desire to probe further into data
• Adept at developing strong working relationships
• Good communication and presentation skills – both written and verbal
• Ability to stick to time constraints
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel and the ability to work with pivot tables
• Strong working knowledge of PowerPoint
Education and Experience Requirements:
• Masters of Business Administration required
• Bachelor’s degree in following fields preferred: Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Business Studies, Management
• 2+ years of experience in a financial management position
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
• The primary work environments for this position include the office, vehicle, and in some instances outdoors.
• The physical demands for this position include light lifting, pushing, reaching, seeing (with a focus on reading, acuity, depth perception, and peripheral vision), standing, stooping, talking, turning, walking, and climbing steps/stairs may be required.
• Nights spent away from home, traveling, are less than 15%.
This job description may not be all inclusive and may include other duties as assigned by management. This job description is subject to change at any time by authority of Management. There are some instances where overtime may be required by your supervisor. If your position is non-exempt from the Fair Labor Standards Act, overtime work must always be approved before it is performed.

EOE/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Protected Veterans or any other State or Federally protected characteristics
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Between $60,000.00 / YR and $68,000.00 / YR
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Financial Analysts
Minimum Experience and Education  2 yrs   0 mos and Masters Degree


Additional Requirements

Basic Computer Skills
  • EMail Software (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc)
  • Internet Browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc)
  • Personal Computers
  • Presentation Software (PowerPoint, Flash, etc)
  • Spreadsheet Software (Calc, Excel, etc)
  • Word Processing Software (Word, WordPerfect, etc)
Driver's License Type Class C - Standard Driver's License

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Job Closing Date Jan 18, 2019
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