Kelly Services FN01 - Financial Analyst in Columbia, South Carolina

Exciting temporary to hire Opportunity Financial Analyst

Columbia, South Carolina!!

Overall Purpose of the Position:

Responsible for conducting and assisting in documenting moderate to complex financial analysis projects following standard practices and procedures. Participates in studies to improve the operational and financial effectiveness of the unit. Extracts financial data from various accounting and information systems. Performs financial and cost accounting analysis of data.

Responsibilities of Job:

Performs moderately complex statistical, cost and financial analysis of data to determine costs of business activities. Interprets financial transactions in order for management to make economic or business decisions, determine past financial performance, and/or to project a financial probability.

Develops financial reports for forecasting/trending/results analysis. Helps gather information/assists in preparation of annual strategic plan and operating plans. Prepares materials for presentation. Participates in the creation of data marts, involving complex calculation of source data to achieve end results in a data element that can be queried efficiently/effectively. Records/classifies/summarizes financial transactions and events in accordance with GAAP.

Responsible for assisting with the functions of the corporate budget model. May recommend budget adjustments, and other cost improvement measures. Provides summary and detailed cost and budget reports and analyses to management or other financial analysts.

Applies working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations. Verifies documents for completeness and compliance. Ensures expenses are allocated appropriately and exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action to resolve out of balance issues and related system problems.

Assists with updating the accounting system with procurement related information. Monitors the indirect cost pools established for the company.

Job responsibilities may be considered essential in any given job.

Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

Education: Bachelor's degree in Finance/Financial Management, Economics, Accounting, or related degree.

Work Experience: 2 years of financial analysis experience.

Skills and Abilities: Strong communication and decision-making skills. Able to compile information, design reports and analyze data. Excellent research and analytical skills. Knowledge of group financial statements. Academic and practical knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Software and Other Tools: Microsoft Office.

Preferred Requirements:

Education: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Business or Finance.

Work Experience: 5 years of financial analysis experience.

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