Print Group Finance Analyst
The FP&A Group is currently seeking a Financial Analyst to support our business partners in the Print Operations team. The Print Operations team is integral to the printing, production, and delivery of over 1m WSJ copies daily across the continental US. The successful candidate will help develop, communicate and monitor departmental and product budgets and forecasts. The candidate will also aid business partners in assessing the financial impact of their recommendations/decisions by regularly developing, analyzing and presenting business case models.
Working closely with business partners to review and prepare budgets and forecast.
Build business case models to evaluate the financial impact of decisions.
Create and maintain routine reporting of financial performance.
Create variance and trending analyses which monitor performance against budgets and forecast.
Identify and address procedural problems/deficiencies impacting integrity and timeliness of financial information.
Additional ad-hoc requests as deemed necessary by the business or financial needs.
Will be required to work on projects on an as-needed basis.
Skills & Experience
Strong accounting and analytical skills; Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting preferred.
High degree of proficiency in Excel including experience with various financial applications and reporting tools required.
Planning and organizational skills including effective time management and attention to detail.
Demonstrates initiative and drive and works well under pressure including being a team player with a strong work ethic.
Experience in maintaining accounting records and preparation of financial reports
Ability to recognize problems, collect data, draw valid conclusions and define/suggest resolutions.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with diverse group of business partners.
Strong eye for detail and detail orientated work practices.
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Business Area: FINANCE
Job Category: Finance Group
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Req ID: 18771