Sr Financial Analyst

| Chicago

Senior Financial Analyst should have an ability to apply financial acumen to understand complex business scenarios and a willingness to assume responsibility for a broad range of evolving priorities.  This position requires solid communications skills and a strong analytical background.

 

Responsibilities:
  • Become the subject matter expert on all financial items related to the Tribune Content Agency business
  • Prepare schedules and financial analysis needed during monthly close process for the business
  • Prepare monthly financial statements and variance explanations for the business
  • Process commissions and work with sales leaders on periodic sales goals
  • Develop effective financial models to evaluate the impact of new initiatives
  • Lead the annual operating plan process for the business, including the development of budgets, models and analyses across department and account categories
  • Actively participate in project committees/task forces, as opportunities arise
  • Initiate ad-hoc business analysis alerting management to relevant issues impacting the business

 

Qualifications:
  • B.S. / B.A. degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline
  • CPA/MBA a plus
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Experience using SAP ERP, PeopleSoft Financials, Business Objects and Essbase databases a plus
  • Demonstrated analytic ability, modeling acumen, strategic vision/goals-driven orientation
  • Self-starter with excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to function in a self-directed work environment
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Location

435 N. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
435 N. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

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