Florida, Lakeland-Winter Haven
: Position is responsible to provide accurate and data-based information on company' s profitability, solvency, stability and liquidity. In this position, the incumbent must research and analyze financial information to help the company make well-informed decisions, write reports and monitor financial movements.
: Extract and analyze financial data (budgets, income statement forecasts etc.) taking into account company' s goals and financial standing
: Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance
: Assemble and summarize data to create sophisticated analytical reports on financial status and risks
: Develop financial models and conduct benchmarking and process analysis
: Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models
: Identify trends, advise company and recommend actions based on sound analysis
: Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with comparable data
: Perform data gathering and analysis using relational tools on all activities undertaken by the company
: Design ad hoc reports and data sets by consolidating diverse sources of data
: Extracts, collects, analyzes and interprets data of various types from many sources
: Work across departments to synthesize data into meaningful and communicable formats to develop a consistent message.
: Work with departmental managers to outline the specific data needs for each business method analysis project
: May require taking business issue and devising best way to develop appropriate diagnostic and/or tracking data that will translate business requirements into usable decision support tools.
: Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about new developments in the field
: Consult with management to guide and influence long term and strategic decision-making within the broadest scope
: Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function
: Four year college degree in Finance or related field
: Proven working experience as a data analyst or financial/operational data analyst
: Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
: Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
: Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages, databases (SQL etc)
: Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, VBA, SAS etc.)
: Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
: Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
: Proficient in MS Office, especially Excel, databases, and financial software applications
: Strong analytical skills. Ability to reason and solve problems independently.
: Outstanding presentation, reporting and communication skills
: Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
: Well informed in current financial subjects