Financial Analyst – Fort Lauderdale

Position:
Financial Analyst
Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Date posted:
Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Job Summary:

The Financial Analyst works with the other members of the finance & accounting team and corresponds with others throughout the organization on matters relating to finance & accounting as needed. This role is multi-faceted and encompasses several areas of finance & accounting.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Compiles annual budgets, forecasts and financial reports as required, including continued development and maintenance of the models.
  • Prepares and presents DCF business models as required, including continued development and maintenance of the models.
  • Support management in monitoring, compiling and interpreting financial data for reporting, planning and decision-making purposes.
  • Prepares monthly voyage analyzers.
  • Completes revenue accounting including related journal entries, preparation of general ledger account reconciliations, calculating and/or reviewing special adjustments.
  • Completes revenue accounting including related journal entries, preparation of general ledger account reconciliations, calculating and/or reviewing special adjustments.
  • Completes various responsibilities for the monthly financial close including, but not limited to, journal entries, reconciliations, and variance analysis reports for several companies.
  • Uploads the annual budget into Infor/Lawson accounting software.
  • Assists with year-end audits including preparation of schedules, general ledger account grouping reports for financial statements and pulling documentation.
  • Completes various ad-hoc reporting and analysis projects as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Certified Accountant (CA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA) certification is an asset.
  • 3 or more years of related experience of financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting and variance analysis experience.
  • Able to create concise reports and synthesize large data sets.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically with Excel.
  • Proficient with accounting software, particularly Lawson is an asset.
  • Excellent organization, planning and prioritization skills.
  • Able to create and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Confidentiality, discretion and diplomacy on all business matters.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Multi-tasking and organization skills.
  • Self-motivated, able to work in a team environment and balance the needs of a number of individuals and the team.
  • Capable of identifying and resolving problems in a timely manner.
  • Business minded with strong strategic acumen and analytical skills.
  • Good understanding of financial markets.

Working Conditions:

  • Operates in an open office environment and routinely uses standard office equipment, such as computers and phones.
  • Requires routine after hour and weekend work.

If you are interested in a rewarding career, please send your resume to recruitment@algonet.com. Please include “Financial Analyst” in the subject line of your email. This is a full-time permanent position in our Fort Lauderdale office.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship from Algoma.