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Jr. Financial Analyst in New York, NY at Standard Motor Products

Date Posted: 10/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOB PURPOSE: 

Functioning in an analytical and support capacity, the successful candidate will play an integral role in the Division’s planning processes, including compiling, modeling, and analyzing financial information/statements for ongoing operations and new business opportunities.

 



ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES, DUTIES, TASKS:

 Preparation of annual budget, periodic forecasts, and 3 year plan

  • Responsible for preparation of monthly reporting package

 

  • Responsible for preparing various aspects of the monthly financial statements

 

  • Preparation of all return analytics

 

  • Key user on budgeting/forecasting software Adaptive Insights

       

  • Helping division budget holders prepare their annual budgets/forecasts

 

  • Analytics for the quarterly audit

 

  • SOX Testing to support our Internal Audit team

Job Requirements



CRITICAL CORE COMPETENCIES: List 2 – 4 Critical Competencies in Order of Importance.

 

  • Verbal Communication, listens effectively and communicates openly at all levels

 

  • Handling multiple tasks at once

 

  • Attention to detail, ensures accuracy before presenting any information

 

  • Innovative in problem solving technique, researches and proactively offers solutions as issues arise


REQUIRED: KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES / EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION

 

  • Must possess an undergraduate degree in Accounting/Finance

 

  • The ability to manage time responsibly while thinking clearly and analytically

 

  • Exceptional organizational and communication skills

 

  • Drive to learn new concepts

 

  • Outstanding spreadsheet skills


PREFERRED: KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES / EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION

 

  • Microsoft Office Suite

 

  • Familiarity with JD Edwards, Adaptive Insights, or other Enterprise Resource Planning software

 

  • Self-starter that seeks out more efficient ways of doing things

 

  • Interest in learning Microsoft SQL Server