Financial Analyst IV

  • Location
    San Francisco, California
  • Job type
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Financial Analyst

ADECCO is currently assisting a premier ecommerce client in an immediate opportunity for:

Financial Analyst IV
W2 Contract 13 months
San Francisco CA 94105
Pay Rate: $47.00 Per hour

Summary of the role:

The successful candidate will be the lead analyst in charge of some projects and oversight of a team doing invoicing and basic accountancy work. Will be doing forecasting and accruals for the strategy revenue optimization team. Must be strong with Excel and writing SQL queries.

Must have strong attention to detail and be good at analytics.

This role would suit either someone who has been an actuary or econometrician previously, or, failing that, a more generic financial analyst.

Financial analyst to manage the day to day budgetary aspects of projects.

Responsibilities include:

Support the financial management processes run on behalf of projects
Ensure that proper control and accuracy is maintained always
Support the integrity of project forecasting, and reconciling actual costs incurred to the forecasted amounts (managing accruals where necessary)
Provide accurate and timely financial reports to the Project Control Manager as required
Ensure that the project adheres to requirements of the wider financial management processes and systems.
Ensure that the relevant financial control processes are used and appropriate audit trail maintained always
Undertake some analyst the General Ledger to ascertain work stream actual costs to support the Project Accountant Track invoices and ensure they are marked-up correctly for the correct cost center
Undertake ad-hoc analysis requests raised by the Project Control Manager (PCM) e.g. headcount, seat count, supplier costs, etc.
Report of the forecasts and associated variance analysis, and ensuring that the forecasts have integrity and fully reflect delivery risks.
Work within and look for ways to develop the standardized processes for financial and performance reporting Provide consistent and clear explanation for financial data, processes and procedures
Apply and monitor compliance with accounting and control standards in the provision of financial information. Collaborate with the strategy & planning contacts, assist in providing consistent financial planning including application of accounting standards, challenge to forecasts, and reporting to assistant financial controller.


BA/BS in a quantitative field from a top university
Finance/Accounting, Economics, Math
Effective communication skills
Proficiency with standard Office software (Excel, PowerPoint)

Desired Skills:

2 to 5 years of experience in finance, accounting and/or payment processing
Experience with SQL query writing
Project management experience

Interview process - phone interview then in person.

Start Date: 12/11/2017

**Must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship / NO corp to corp or 3rd party contracting arrangement / Adecco W2 only and not require relocation assistance.

***Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.

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