Senior Financial Analysts


Houston, TX

Industry: Energy / Utilities


5 - 7 years

Posted 400 days ago

A high-growth, private-equity backed company is looking for a smart and energetic individual who will relish making an impact in a rapidly growing company. The position will be an integral part of a small team that will support the CFO and COO’s in analyzing operating performance of the company, integrating acquisitions, and reporting financial results to board members and lenders.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

· Preparing budgets, forecasts, and monthly financial package presented to board members and banks.

· Working withsales and production managers to build management dashboards tracking operational performance.

· Creating business cases and ad-hoc analyses to support management decisions and strategic initiatives

· Supporting acquisition integration activities and post-close due diligence as needed

Job Requirements:

· Use quantitative and qualitative analysis to inform and influence business decisions.

· Partner with managers and stakeholders to investigate and understand business issues and trends

· Communicate findings across departments and to executive leadership.

· Analyze and report operating performance vs. plan, and identify causes for variance

· Research and validate significant or unusual financial data

· Fulfill reporting requests and validate the integrity and accuracy of the data

· Builds and maintains positive working relationships across the organization


· Attention to detail and comfort in manipulating large data-sets

· Strong business acumen and analytical ability to analyze and understand financial results.

· Solid knowledge of corporate finance and financial accounting; must have a strong grasp of basic concepts including the relationship between financial statements.

· Demonstrated ability and willingness to learn new ERP systems including, but not limited to Great Plains and CRM

· Experience with SQL a plus

· Able to work independently with minimal instruction or collaboratively as part of a larger team.

· Ability to maintain high level of accuracy and precision in preparing and entering financial information

· Ability to maintain confidentiality concerning financial and employee files

· Able to work under tight deadlines, and is able to quickly adapt to changing priorities

Additional Requirements:

· Expert knowledge in Excel with experience using pivot tables, vlookups, and if statements

· Some experience leading process improvement initiatives a plus.

· Experience with financial modeling and reporting

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Additional Information:

Type: Full-time

Experience: 4+ years of experience in financial analysis

Education: B.A. or B.S. in Business, Finance, Accounting or similar field

Functions: Accounting

Travel: Less than 10%

Location: Reporting to Houston Corporate Office Daily

Industries: Light Manufacturing / Distribution / Warehouse and Logistics

Relocation: No relocation provided

Physical Demands: Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about the facility.

$80K - $90K
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