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Sr. Financial Analyst
Ref No.: 18-00205
Location: Mountain View, California
Position Type:Contract

Location: Mountain View, CA

The Financial Analyst serves a key role in financial planning, working across numerous departments to provide a wide range of financial and business decision support information to operations and executive management. This role acts as a financial business partner with key functional team members of operations.
  • Develop, execute and effectively communicate analyses that identify meaningful trends and opportunities and risks across the business.
  • FP&A supporting corporate finance, M&A, operational management, investment management, revenue planning.
  • Leverage tools and systems to quickly access data and present information to various levels of management and ensuring the data integrity of all reports.
  • Collaborate to prepare and deliver budgets; execute quarterly forecast process.
  • Prepare, analyze and summarize various operational results (actual versus plan and trend) and proactively identify issues and opportunities to improve business performance.
  • Prepare comprehensive financial models with an integrated set of financial statements, assumptions and metrics.
  • Assist to develop, analyze and report KPIs and dashboard.
  • Provide solid ad hoc financial and business analytic decision support on numerous revenue and cost-saving initiatives, return on investment analyses and / or other assigned projects.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA or CPA a plus.
  • Corporate Finance and Investment Banking experience required.
  • Effective critical thinking, technical and problem solving skills with the ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner.
  • Innate curiosity to question and gain understanding of root causes.
  • Strong team skills, an ability to work well with others and to deliver on commitments.
  • Extensive financial budgeting and analysis skills required including the use of state of the art planning and analysis tools.
  • Broad knowledge of business case analysis, KPI’s, dashboard reporting and revenue / margin / working capital / capital analysis.
  • Strong attention to detail required.

Platinum Resource Group is a professional level consulting firm, providing resources to Fortune 1000 client companies in the areas of technology, human resources, accounting, finance, business systems and supply chain, on a contract and interim basis. PRG has operations in Orange County, San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco. As a W-2 employer we offer our consultants direct deposit bi-weekly payroll, health, dental, vision benefits, paid holidays, and referral bonuses.