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Posted: Monday, February 19, 2018 12:03 AM


Financial Analyst

$19.79 - 22.91/hr

Somerset, NJ

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Accountemps is seeking a Financial Analyst to join a fast-growing, dynamic team, that will be a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Financial Analyst role is a short term temporary employment opportunity in the Somerset, New Jersey, area. To succeed in this Financial Analyst position, you will need to be comfortable with conducting financial modeling on various financial products, as well as measuring, analyzing and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans. The Financial Analyst will also be tasked with advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management.

What you get to do every single day
- Uncover the influencing factors that are driving performance and trends

- Empower effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support

- Own monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required

- Research performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities

- Adaptable applicant skilled in dealing with large amounts of information and meeting expectations

- Produce and manage forecasting reports

- Support weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment level Bookings and P&L forecasting

- Work closely with Accounting on the monthly and quarterly financial close process

- Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources

- Work next to senior executives on long-term deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning & Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization

- Work with contacts in Accounting and Operations to support business plans

Please send resumes to

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Able to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

- Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience ideal)

- Experience in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly preferable (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

- Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools experience a plus

- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience preferred

- Comprehensive knowledge of commissions

- Knowledge of commission statements

- Microsoft Excel experience

- Strong problem-solving skills

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills - helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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