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Financial Analyst
Ref No.: 18-01612
Location: Lehi, Utah
Title: Financial Analyst
Location: Lehi, UT
Duration: 12 Months (Possible Extension)

Description:
The financial analyst for Revenue Operations, based in Lehi, Utah, is primarily responsible for assisting with the monthly billing and revenue accounting process. Client is recruiting a financial analyst with the ability to understand revenue recognition policies and practices, systems and processes for billing CyberSource customers, and pricing structures and strategies. This role will also assist with other revenue operations processes such as month-end accounting processes and data analysis. The ideal candidate will have the ability and willingness to learn and assist with accounting, pricing updates, cash application and billing dispute processes, and the ability to prepare reports and analyses. This position requires the ability to learn quickly, work independently, and solve problems in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. The ideal candidate must be able to work effectively with external clients and internal partners.
This position will also handle receiving, processing, and responding to requests from customers. Customer requests will be received by email, phone, and through a ticketing system. Resolving requests will require the ability to learn and navigate through multiple systems and the ability to learn and follow published policies.

MUST HAVE SKILLS:
  • 3-7 yrs experience in Billing & Invoicing Operations Experience (A/R would be a suitable backup)
  • Excel (vlookup, sumifs, conditional formatting)
  • Finance or Accounting Degree
Responsibilities:
  • Understand, review, audit, and analyze contract and pricing arrangements with customers to ensure billing is in accordance with the contract.
  • Analyze and manipulate large amounts of data
  • Investigate and resolve billing and financial issues
  • Oversee the production and distribution of monthly invoices to customers
  • Prepare journal entries, reconciliations, special projects, and ad hoc analyses
  • Assist with other aspects of the revenue process, including pricing updates, invoicing, payment application, and resolution of customer balances
  • Adapt processes and practices to promote efficiency and better support business objectives, and shape billing and pricing policy and processes as appropriate
  • Understand the causes and reasons for billing errors and manual billing arrangements and recommend and implement process and system changes to reduce the number of errors and manual arrangements
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners; work closely with product, sales, and other internal functions to resolve issues
  • Manage multiple tasks simultaneously & meet deadlines, which involves strong planning, organization, and problem solving skills
  • Work comfortably and independently in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Develop expertise on all aspects of the billing process and related accounting processes, including systems, internal controls, policies and procedures, etc.
Requirements:
  • A Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Business, Finance or Accounting is preferred; work experience may be considered in lieu of education
  • Three to Seven years of relevant work experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills required
  • Ability to contribute new ideas and solutions for current processes and to address business challenges
  • Experience with Oracle or similar ERP system
  • Experience with Salesforce.com
  • Experience in applying principles of revenue recognition
  • Must be comfortable working with a heavy volume of data
  • Detail-oriented, self-starter, with proven ability to work independently and in a cross-functional environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to perform under pressure with tight deadlines and accustom to a fast-paced and often ambiguous environment to drive results
  • Strong organizational and project management skills; abilities to plan, organize, and adapt within a multi-tasking environment, requiring simultaneous management of multiple issues and projects
  • Self-motivated and be willing to utilize and learn new technology to solve problems
  • Strong skills in MS Excel; proficient with MS Word and Power Point; knowledge of databases beneficial
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working in an e-commerce environment with an understanding of payment industry is a plus