Sr. Financial Analyst
Michigan, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek
Our client, a Global Medical Device Manufacture has an immediate opening for a Sr. Financial Analyst for a 6 Month + Contract. Our client offers results-driven people a place where they can make a difference every day! You will also have the opportunity to work with other like-minded, self-directed and detail oriented Top Talents in an extremely collaborative and professional environment.
Position Description (Principle Duties and Responsibilities)
Analyzes and reconciles accounts. Prepares and annotates variance reports. Works with operating plans to create supporting financial forecasts and budgets. Performs research to understand the accounting consequences of alternative approaches. Role requires a thorough knowledge of accounting and finance principles, excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present financial analysis to management. Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel/Word software and have a working knowledge of popular financial management applications.
This role will be supporting the division s compliance function. This would involve coordinating and facilitating internal and external audits, month end close reconciliation duties, preparation of journal entries, policy implementation and communication, compliance question support, balance sheet reviews, and other tasks as they occur.
Two years of experience + BA/BS in Accounting or Finance
Interested and need to understand if the candidate has any prior audit experience, and what technical accounting experience, PC experience, and systems experience they have.
Top 3 must haves:
o 1. Accounting experience
o 2. Communication skills
o 3. Intermediate to excellent PC skills top
Top 3 nice-to-haves:
o 1.Prior audit experience
o 2.Organization Skills
o 3. Time Management
There will be a degree of being able to ramp-up in regards to specific compliance functions, but we would need the base accounting and system knowledge to be there in order to allow them to be up to speed in the required time frame (approximately 2-3 months, dependent on hiring tim