Sr Financial Analyst - Project Support

  • Location
    Plano, Texas
  • Job type
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Contract, Sr Financial Analyst - Project Support in Plano, TX! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Duration: 3 - 4 months
Pay Rate: Hourly - Rate will depend on candidate experience and background
**CPA is required (active or inactive)**

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Accounting Consulting & Transformation Manager, the Accounting Consulting & Transformation Senior Financial Analyst will support the Accounting & Tax department through managing and/or working with multidisciplinary teams on department projects, designing, developing & implementing efficient and effective solutions to meet growing business needs, while building consensus for these projects.
ACT Team Members work on a variety of A&T department projects: for smaller projects you will be the Project Manager, executing the planning and analysis work, leading the working group to design, developing a solution, informing leadership and building consensus; for larger projects you will be a working group member supporting a larger Project Management effort
ACT Team Members are expected to manage project resources (Team Members and contingent workers) to efficiently and effectively deliver the project results on time. This requires managing many constituencies to ensure all are delivering their tasks on time. Additionally, Team Members are tasked with identifying opportunities to gain efficiencies or reduce overall timelines.
When needed, Team members also temporarily fill open Accounting positions, learning the fundamental accounting and tax processes and the systems used, and enhancing the ACT team’s understanding of our customers.
Will be leading meeting with other teams to learn about their projects.

Executing projects within the Accounting and Tax areas while addressing important issues or urgent problems

Partnering with various part-time and full-time project resources to determine the feasibility of potential revenue opportunities or cost improvements
Leveraging Business Practices to develop robust, scalable, and well defined solutions
Developing prototype solutions that can be placed into production and owned and operated by the business
Identifying potential opportunities for improvement in the accounting, tax, and finance areas
Assisting in short-term staffing for the accounting and tax areas where capacity constraints require supplemental supp

Requirements - Must Haves:

Four-Year College Degree (BA or BS] Business degree in Accounting/Finance
5-10 years of relevant work experience (in similar field and/or industry)
CPA with current accounting experience is a key requirement (inactive ok)
Process Improvement experience (must be able to provide examples)
Will be assisting various teams within Accounting and Tax groups in completing projects, so must have project and consulting mindset, must know how to run a project, and have people management skills
Project management is not a requirement, as this person will not be managing a project, but actually doing projects (very hands-on)
Attention to detail is a must along with the ability to work in challenging environments
Adaptability - willingness to learn new products and processes and work on multiple types of project concurrently
Ability to work with ambiguous or changing work situations, tasks, assignments
A high degree of organization skills with the ability to work in a deadline driven environment
Ability to work with customers to conceptualize needs and to develop and implement solutions
The ability to successfully execute short-term activities without impeding progress on longer-term activities
Excellent communication skills
Self-starter who works independently to move tasks forward while continuously obtaining group consensus
Strong Excel, Word and PowerPoint user

Work collaboratively with team members
Meet regular performance expectations
Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance to support team and business objectives.
Capability to work flexible hours, which may include day, evening and weekend hours.
Ability to be at work on time, to return from breaks and lunch periods on time and to leave the work area after the end of their scheduled workday (applicable to jobs subject to attendance policy)

Preferred/ Nice-to-haves:

Specific experience in the areas of Data Integrity Controls and Project Management
10-15 years of relevant work experience (in similar field and/or industry)
Experience with transactions and reporting with Oracle Hyperion HFM
Change Management Practitioner

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If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Laurie Czechowski,, (631) 844-7620

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