Senior Financial Analyst
DESCRIPTION: Our client, a Fortune 100 company, currently seeks a Senior Financial Analyst to join their team. Our client provides an excellent benefits package, including 100% up-front tuition payment (including books) for MBA. Upon graduation, the company awards a significant amount of company stock. Upon completion of approximately two years in this position, the successful candidate will have the option of either remaining in Connecticut or transferring to one of the company's numerous U.S. or international locations.
Responsibilities include: being the point of contact between business units and the shared business services area, as it relates to financial analysis, account reconciliations/investigations, and month end closing activities; providing supervision and direction to staff; ensure that financial reports and analyses are completed on a timely basis and in the most useful format for executive management; be the primary change agent to develop common procedures and best practices for the group.
This is a unique opportunity to join a premier, well diversified company and have the immediate opportunity to have high visibility and to make an impact on the company's operations. The company has a successful track record of providing promotional and advancement opportunities to its employees.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA/MBA or desire to work towards MBA a plus; 2 to 7 years of experience in financial accounting/analysis or auditing; strong analytical and problem identification/resolution skills; self-starter with a strong desire to succeed.