Robert Half Accountemps Pricing Analyst in Houston, Texas

Accountemps is working with a fast-growing, dynamic team looking for a Financial Analyst who will be a key business partner in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This role is with a company in the Manufacturing industry. This Financial Analyst role is a long term temporary-to-fulltime employment opportunity in the Houston, Texas, area. On an average day, the Financial Analyst will conduct financial modeling on various financial products as well as measure, analyze and forecast performance in conjunction with operating plans. Advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives and preparing reports for management will also be among the Financial Analyst's duties.

Key responsibilities

  • Work with the Accounting group to lead the monthly and quarterly close process

  • Work closely with cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans

  • Operate with key senior executives on strategic deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization

  • Support weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment level Bookings and P L forecasting

  • Assemble and overview forecasting reports

  • Ideal candidate would have an adaptable nature and experience dealing with vast amounts of information while exceeding expectations

  • Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide decision making support

  • Assess potential risks and opportunities and research performance

  • Perform extensive research on the underlying internal and external drivers that are affecting performance and trending

  • Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required

  • Review annual performance by comparing actual results to their expectations

  • 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)

  • Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

  • Familiarity with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required

  • Ability to recognize, evaluate, and resolve problems effectively

  • Candidates with Spreadsheet and ERP system experience will be prioritized

  • BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

  • Pricing experience

  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

  • Background in financial analysis and planning

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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