Commercial Finance Analyst 7/24/2018

PA Consulting Group Boston, MA

Location
Boston, MA
AJE Ref #
582362875
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
8990
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

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Education Required: Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Description

PA is in need of a Finance Analyst to work as part of the Commercial Finance team. This candidate will assist the Commercial Finance Manager(s) in providing financial, operational and strategic support to the management group. They will also make a key contribution to regular monthly reporting and work on adhoc financial analyses to support the Business Units. This person would have the opportunity to develop within this role to take on responsibility for managing specific Business Units including liaison with Business Unit Heads and Senior Management.

The main responsibilities of this role are:
Monthly reporting of Business Unit results, including preparation and follow up of variance analysis and preparation of Business Unit reports
Preparation of forecasts and budget analysis for the Business Units
Supporting the Commercial Finance Manager to advise the management group on financial aspects for existing assignments, bids, proposals, pricing and reviewing commercial contracts
Preparation of adhoc financial analysis and management of adhoc queries on Business Unit financials

Job Requirements

BS in Finance or Accounting
MBA or CFA a plus
5-7 years of prior management accounting / financial analysis experience
Ability to communicate effectively with finance and non-finance personnel at all levels
Strong Excel skills (ability to manipulate data into information), knowledge of building/using Pivot Tables is a plus
Ability to respond swiftly to different demands from the business and from management
Prioritization and time management

About PA Consulting Group

We are a leading consulting, technology and innovation firm. Independent, award winning and employee-owned, we work with business and governments worldwide through our offices in North America, Europe, the Gulf and Asia Pacific.

We are committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely on the basis of their ability to contribute to PA s success. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. VEVRAA Federal Contractor