Sr. Financial Analyst - Admin Analyst
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Sr. Financial Analyst - Admin Analyst
Ref No.: 18-00234
Location: Long Beach, California
Position Type:Direct Placement

Location: Long Beach, CA

  • Provide analytical support to the annual budgeting and reforecasting processes.
  • Research and respond to inquiries from budget owners in order to troubleshoot issues regarding the IBM Cognos system and analyze monthly reforecast variances vs. approved budget.
  • Mine, collect, and analyze relevant data to support the corporate budgeting and forecasting processes.
  • Conduct ongoing analysis required to achieve the quarterly administrative reforecast.
  • Communicate with budget owners as needed to review monthly results, offer explanations regarding variances, and troubleshoot issues.
  • Guide budget owners on principles of accounting, budgeting and forecasting.
  • Provide business leaders variance explanations during the monthly close.
  • Perform adhoc analysis as required.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field required.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Corporate Finance.
  • Experience working with IT Finance business units, highly preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of financial modeling skill in Excel.
  • Strong analytical abilities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to deliver presentations to small groups.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines, manage multiple responsibilities and work independently with minimal amount of supervision.
  • Proficient in MS Office.

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.