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Sr. Financial Analyst

Waltham, MA 02451

Posted: 09/01/2023 Employment Type: Contract To Hire Job Category: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 579259 Country: United States Is job remote?: Yes

Job Description

Sr. Financial Analyst
6 months, could extend/convert


Must Have: 
  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5-8 years’ related experience
  • SAP
  • Budgeting experience with cost and planning
  • Anaplan
  • Overhead planning experience
  • Local to Waltham, MA

Job Summary:

The Sr. Financial Analyst provides analytical support and focus on the economic research and study in areas of financial analysis within the assigned function(s). The incumbent performs in-depth and complex analysis in compliance with company policies and procedures and applicable regulatory requirements. The Sr. Financial Analyst facilitates accurate systems which gather, analyze, prepare and summarize recommendations for financial plans, acquisition activity, trended future requirements and operating forecasts for management review.

  • Utilize knowledge of accounting and/or financial principles by reviewing, reconciling and consolidating submitted financial data of complex scope on a routine basis; collaborating with cross-divisional teams on the accurate and timely resolution of outstanding issues.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert (SME) by providing in-depth analysis, review and presentation of diverse financial reports.
  • May provide a contribution to close processes on a routine basis.
  • Provide essential contributions to the efficacy of operations through identification, analysis and maintenance of data; supporting management in the development and implementation of process improvements and initiatives.
  • May participate in process reviews, business process analyses and internal control testing; ensuring compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), and other regulatory requirements within the assigned function(s).
  • May serve as a contact for cross-divisional teams.
  • Mentor other staff as applicable.
  • Assist with various projects as assigned by a direct supervisor.
  • Travel may be required
  • Bachelor’s Degree required; Advanced degree desirable
  • 5 – 8 years’ related experience; or a Master’s degree with 3 years’ experience; or a PhD without experience.
  • Excellent computer skill with strong demonstrated proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and email applications.
  • Working knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and financial systems (e.g., SAP, Hyperion, etc.).
  • Working knowledge of GAAP and SOX.
  • Working knowledge of healthcare industry preferred.
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities, tasks and client conditions.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and maintain relationships through diplomacy and tact.
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision and alternately within a team environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate with all levels of management.
  • Previous Overhead planning experience from a large enterprise would be ideal.
  • Need someone who can help consult with business on cost and planning to fit needs into upcoming budget.
  • Position can sit fully remote, if local to Waltham thats a plus.
  • SAP, Anaplan experience nice to have
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