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Financial Analyst
Ref No.: 18-06365
Location: Foster City, California
Job Title: Jr. Financial Analyst 
Job Location: Foster City, CA
Job Duration: 4 Months

Job Description: 

This is a short term role responsible for assisting with collections of past-due customer accounts and responding to related email correspondence and billing inquiries. Additionally, candidates must have the ability and willingness to learn and assist with other revenue operations processes and responsibilities. This position requires the ability to learn quickly and to work independently in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, both of which require strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
RESPONSIBILITIES
•Complete the daily and monthly accounts receivable and collection activities in a timely and accurate manner. The activities include, but are not limited to, preparing and managing AR aging reports, researching and following up on outstanding customer balances, recording cash receipts, calculating and recording the bad debt reserve, completing month-end close, and reconciling general ledger accounts.
•Collaborate with sales, customer support, and other internal functions to resolve balances; strong interpersonal skills are essential to successfully engage in such a level of collaboration.
•Respond to inquiries and requests from internal and external customers in a timely and professional manner.
•Prepare monthly metric reporting, variance reporting, and other ad hoc reporting requests.
•Perform special projects and ad hoc analyses as needed

QUALIFICATIONS
•2+ years working experience in accounting, reconciliation process – Revenue accounting and AR Experience preferred
•Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field required
•Strong proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel
•Oracle accounting and AR module experience is preferred, but not required
•Strong written and verbal communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively across various levels of client and Visa internal teams
•Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels