Finance Analyst Job Description Sample

Find below a sample job description template for the position of Finance Analyst:

Company: _____________________

Job Title: Finance Analyst

Location of the Job: Weston, MA 02493

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Job Description:

We are looking for highly motivated candidates to form a new team for financial data support for a community of Analysts.

Position Requirements:

  • Strong PC skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of U.S. GAAP
  • Strong Microsoft office experience: Excel, Word
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with executive management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight periodic reporting deadlines
  • Knowledge of Island Pacific Software a plus
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive process improvements in the areas of accruals, analysis, and reporting by leveraging systems and other resources
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and reporting for cost center managers
  • Maintain detail of internal and external expenses to assist cost center managers in effectively managing expenditures
  • Prepare monthly financial reporting packages for cost center managers including detailed analysis of variances to budget and forecast
  • Execute the month end close process, including preparation of month end accrual entries, reclass entries, and balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Work with cost center managers and staff to determine appropriate accounting treatment of G&A department costs

Salary: 50,000.00 – 60,000.00 USD /year

Contact Information:

[Contact Person]

Phone: ______________________

Fax: ________________________

E-mail: ______________________