Sr Financial Analyst

Overall Purpose:  Sr. Financial Analyst supporting the DIRECTV Video business, including responsibility for forecasting, planning, monthly variance analysis, and ad hoc strategic projects. Conducts and documents moderately complex financial analysis projects, performs technical analysis to determine present and future financial performance.

Key Roles and Responsibilities: Responsible for analysis of financial reports, trends, and opportunities. Evaluates and makes recommendations relating to business opportunities, investments, financial regulations, and similar financial projects or programs. Gathers, interprets, and evaluates financial information. Work may be performed under the review of a senior analyst, but may also lead simple projects.

Job Contribution: Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Education: Typically high school diploma or GED preferred, specialized skill training or certification may be required.

Experience: Typically requires 2-3 years of experience.

Supervisory: No.


Required:

-Prior experience with budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis and management reporting

- Solid communication skills (verbal and written)

-Ability to analyze data, draw conclusions, and make recommendations

-Ability to multi-task with minimum supervision

Desired:

-Advanced modeling/Excel skills

-Experience with Microsoft Suite - Excel, PowerPoint, Access & Word

-2-3 years work experience in corporate finance, cash budgeting, or forecasting

-Bachelors Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting

Principal Functional Skills / Competencies associated with this Title:

  • Accounting
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial and Accounting Systems
  • Financial Forecasting and Modeling
  • Financial Record Keeping
  • Financial Reporting
  • Managing Expenses and Finances

Note: Additional skills / competencies may be added to this specific requisition. During the application process, you will be asked to provide your proficiency and experience with all the skills / competencies associated with the requisition.