Senior Financial Analyst

Genesee & Wyoming   •  

Southlake, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 235 days ago

This job is no longer available.

295230-841

Job Description

  • Responsibilities

    • Prepares monthly journal entries related to project activity
    • Prepares analysis for capital and various other projects and/or opportunities
    • Prepares various required reports for management, including but not limited to, capital spending, State and Government grants,
    • Prepares monthly Quarter to Date financial analysis
    • Assisting with the preparation of the annual budget and associated analysis; working closely with regional and road functions
    • Assisting with the preparation of quarterly rolling forecasts and associated analysis; working closely with regional and road functions
    • Assisting with the preparation of financial presentations to Senior Management
    • Continually assess effectiveness and efficiency of the region’s processes, identifying and implementing opportunities for improvement
    • Prepares for and participates in internal and external audits
    • Other projects, as required

Reporting Relationships

  • Reports to Financial Analyst Manager

Required Skills

Technical Competencies

  • Accounting knowledge
  • Data analysis
  • Strategic perspective
  • Working with people
  • Economic awareness

 

  • General Competencies
  • Communication
  • Cross cultural awareness
  • Managing across organizational boundaries
  • Decision making
  • Client Service

Traits

  • Accurate
  • Detail oriented
  • Enjoys challenging work
  • Versatile
  • Independently motivated
  • Ethical

 

Required Experience

  • BS Accounting or Business Administration, CPA/MBA preferred and a minimum of 5-7 years related experience
  • Position requires good communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with all levels
  • Advanced computer skills including Windows and the Microsoft Office Suite; experience in Microsoft Dynamics-GP ERP environment a plus