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Financial Analyst
Ref No.: 17-00641
Location: Memphis, Tennessee
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date / End Date: 02/27/2017 to 07/31/2017
Paladin Consulting is currently hiring a Financial Analyst to join our team working onsite at our client's office located in New York, NY.

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Job Title: Financial Analyst
Work Location: New York, NY
Duration: 6 month contract with option to extend or hire
Education/Experience Required: Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university in a business related field.

Job Description & Responsibilities:
  • Working under close supervision, conducts and documents simple to moderate standard financial analysis and ad hoc finance projects.
  • Aids organization with financial functions, such as assessing, auditing, planning, budgeting, taxes, consolidation, cost control, and project control.
  • Evaluates and analyzes a variety of financial results and indicators such as capital expenditures, depreciation, proposals, investment opportunities, rate of return, profit plans, operating records, financial statements, etc.
  • Recommends actions that may be taken to improve financial results.
  • Analyzes records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred to project future revenues and expenses.
  • Assists in preparation of special studies, analyses, and recommendations in areas such as budgets, forecasts, financial plans, governmental requirements, statistical reports, and business forecasts.
  • Retrieves and organizes data into required reporting formats to provide a basis for comparison and evaluation.
  • Prepares reports analyzing specific aspects of department structures, functions and operational procedures and recommends ways to improve efficiency and/or effectiveness.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.
  • Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to co-workers.
  • May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project.
  • Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines.
  • Responsible for setting own project deadlines.
  • Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.
Skills & Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university in a business related field.
  • Some prior related work experience preferred but not required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
  • Ability to effectively present information to supervisors and finance management.
  • Requires knowledge of basic financial terms, concepts and accounting principles.
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret financial information and the ability to accurately explain/report activity in verbal and written communications.
  • Requires intermediate analytical skills.
  • Computer skills, including specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Strong work ethic and adaptable.
For more information or to view other opportunities, visit us at www.paladininc.com.

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