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Prepare and analyze monthly revenue and volume reforecasts for WSJ Digital product
Provide management level outputs to explain and communicate forecast movements
Prepare annual budgets and LRPs
Analyze and understand monthly close variances
Working closely with business partners to review and prepare forecast inputs
Liaise with other team members to ensure data accuracy
Update and maintain forecast model including monthly actualization and to reflect any changes in business decisions
Support variance and trending analysis exercises as required
Gain a deep understanding of the organization supported
Weekly KPI reporting of financials and metrics related to the WSJ digital product
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required
Bachelor’s degree with major in Finance or other related fields
5+ years of related financial & modeling experience
Strong quantitative and analytical skills required
Experience working within a subscription business
Ability to recognize problems, collect data, draw valid conclusions and define/suggest resolutions
Advanced Excel skills preferred
Ability to learn new systems quickly (experience with Webber model or other circulation modeling software and PeopleSoft preferred)
Strong communication skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with diverse group of business partners
Must be a team player and have strong work ethic
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Business Area: FINANCE
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