SHINE Systems & Technologies Senior Financial Analyst in Charlottesville, United States
We are looking for an experienced Senior Financial Analyst to forecast revenues and expenditures and advise us on future budgeting.
For this role, you should hold a degree in Finance or Accounting (ideally with a CFA certification) followed by relevant work experience. Knowledge of forecasting models and cost accounting processes are key requirements for this position. You will explore investment options and set company-wide financial policies.
Ultimately, you will ensure our financial planning is healthy and profitable and aligns with business objectives.
Develop financial models through benchmarking and process analysis
Forecast quarterly and annual profits
Prepare cost projections
Analyze and report on current financial status
Conduct thorough research of historical financial data
Explore investment options and present risk and opportunities
Coordinate with the CFO and the executive team on long-term financial planning
Compare anticipated and actual results and identify areas of improvement
Participate in budgeting (for departments and projects)
Review accounting transactions for data accuracy
Establish financial policies
Maintain confidentiality of financial information and investment decisions
Proven work experience as a Senior Financial Analyst, Financial Analyst or similar role
Hands-on experience with financial and statistical software
Expertise in MS Excel (creating spreadsheets and using advanced formulas)
Familiarity with finance databases
Understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning systems (ERP)
Up-to-date with accounting laws and regulations
Excellent analytical skills
Ability to present financial data using detailed reports and charts
Demonstrable strategic thinking skills
Confidentiality in handling sensitive financial information
BS degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics plus minimum working experience in finance and accounting of 3 years.
Relevant certification (e.g. CFA/CPA) is a plus