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Financial Analyst - Entry Level

Company: Robert Half
Location: Hiawatha
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Ref ID: 01756450Classification: Financial Analyst - Entry LevelCompensation: $20.90 to $24.20 hourlyAre you looking to advance in your career? Professionals looking for work as an entry-level Financial Analyst with a company in the Financial Services industry may be interested in this opportunity through Accountemps. Support your team by providing daily support to the accounting and finance departments as well as performing routine assignments and solving routine/standard problems with limited discretion in this entry-level Financial Analyst role. You must be able to handle ambiguity and large sums of information. If you are a solution-oriented critical thinker with a passion for analysis, this is the Financial Analyst opportunity for you! Offered on a long-term duration, this is a temporary position.What you get to do every single day- Explore and query an immense amounts of data- Be a factor in ensuring adequate controls and procedures- Work together with internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits- Sometimes disclose elaborate financial subjects to non-financial staff members in special projects- Look over final results at the corporate and division levels- Offer insight to the provisions of monthly financial reporting and other business data- Support multiple aspects of the monthly/quarterly/annual close process (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations, expense analysis, and trend analysis, variance analysis)- Come up with creative alternatives and recommendations to revise costs and improve financial performance of a company- Keep up-to-date on annual budgeting process- Federate and analyze budgets and income statement forecasts- Encourage the monitoring and maintenance of internal accounting controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements**For consideration contact Ryan Olson at **Job Requirements:- Less than one year of experience is acceptable - Capable computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills- Excellent attention to detail- Capable of working independently with minimal oversight- Expertise in financial auditing- Microsoft Excel experience preferred- Proficiency in operational auditing- Solid understanding of information systems auditing- Background in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly valued (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)- BA/BS degree in finance or a related fieldWe want you to contact us today if you have the proper skill set and are able to start asap!.Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. -- 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( ).

Keywords: Robert Half, Cedar Rapids , Financial Analyst - Entry Level, Accounting, Auditing , Hiawatha, Iowa

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