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Financial Analyst - Entry Level

Sunbury, Pennsylvania
Job Type
3 Sep 2022
Description Robert Half is searching for a Financial Analyst for an entry-level role with an expanding company. The Financial Analyst is in charge of providing daily support to the accounting and finance departments, as well as completing routine assignments and clearing routine/standard problems with limited discretion. This Financial Analyst position would be a great fit for a versatile individual that is comfortable working with a vast amount of data and skillful at meeting expectations. Candidates interested in analysis and discovering solutions, might be interested in this Financial Analyst opportunity. This long-term contract / contract / temporary to permanent employment opportunity is based in the Sunbury, Pennsylvania area.

Your responsibilities
  • Analyze actual results at the corporate and division levels
  • Guide varying aspects of the monthly/quarterly/annual close process (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations, expense analysis, and trend analysis, variance analysis)
  • Work together with internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits
  • Design innovational alternatives and new ways to reduce costs and reform financial performance of a company
  • Team up on annual budgeting process
  • Centralize and resolve budgets and income statement forecasts
  • Review and query a sizable amounts of data
  • Participate in monitoring and maintaining internal accounting controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements
  • Help out in the devising of monthly financial reporting and other business data
  • Now and then, be able to describe intricate financial subjects to non-financial staff members in special projects
  • Offer insight to ensuring adequate controls and procedures Requirements - Less than one year of experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)
    • Candidate must have substantial computer experience including word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems
  • Capable of working independently with minimal oversight
  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
  • General familiarity with budget forecasting
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Annual Physical Inventory experience highly desired
  • Foundational knowledge in Data Analysis
  • Knowledge of Annual Budget
  • Well-founded grasp of cash forecasting
  • Strong familiarity with Annual Budget
  • Practical knowledge of Annual Forecasts
  • Proven knowledge of Cash Flow Forecasts
  • BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
  • Firm understanding of 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)
We want to hear from you if you have the right skills for this role and are available to start immediately!


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  • Job Reference: 703388705-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Robert Half AccounTemps
  • Location: Sunbury, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent