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Financial Analyst

  • Compiles and analyzes financial information for an organization.
  • Develops integrated revenue/expense analyses, projections, reports, and presentations.
  • Creates and analyzes monthly, quarterly, and annual reports and ensures financial information has been recorded accurately.
  • Identifies trends and developments in competitive environments and presents findings to senior management.
  • Performs financial forecasting and reconciliation of internal accounts.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

 
Senior Financial Analyst

  • Compiles and analyzes financial information for an organization.
  • Develops integrated revenue/expense analyses, projections, reports, and presentations.
  • Creates and analyzes monthly, quarterly, and annual reports and ensures financial information has been recorded accurately.
  • Identifies trends and developments in competitive environments and presents findings to senior management.
  • Performs financial forecasting and reconciliation of internal accounts.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree and 4-7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
  • May lead and direct the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager.

 

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Financial Reporting Accountant

  • Prepares financial statements for internal and external users.
  • Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines.
  • Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy.
  • Assists external auditors as needed.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Works under general supervision.
  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

 
Senior Financial Reporting Accountant

  • Prepares financial statements for internal and external users.
  • Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines.
  • Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy.
  • Assists external auditors as needed.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • Works under general supervision.
  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

 
Internal Auditor

  • Audits the accounting and financial data of various departments within an organization to ensure accuracy and compliance with government guidelines and laws.
  • Identifies improper accounting or documentation and researches issues and makes recommendations to improve policies or procedures accordingly.
  • May work with outside auditors to help reconcile discrepancies or support the external auditing function.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in accounting and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

 
Senior Internal Auditor

  • Audits the accounting and financial data of various departments within an organization to ensure accuracy and compliance with government guidelines and laws.
  • Identifies improper accounting or documentation and researches issues and makes recommendations to improve policies or procedures accordingly.
  • Works with outside auditors to help reconcile discrepancies or support the external auditing function.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in accounting and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
  • May lead and direct the work of others.
  • May report to an executive or a manager.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

 

 

Tax Accountant

  • Maintains tax records and prepares tax returns, related schedules, and related reports.
  • Prepares paperwork for local, state and federal level returns.
  • May require a bachelor’s degree and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

 

Senior Tax Accountant

  • Maintains tax records and prepares tax returns, related schedules, and related reports.
  • Prepares paperwork for local, state and federal level returns.
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
  • May report to an executive or a manager.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

 

 
Treasury Analyst

  • Responsible for financial planning and analysis to forecast budgets and financial status.
  • Researches economic trends and investment opportunities.
  • Determines procurement of funds and monitors investments and collections.
  • May require a bachelor’s degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor.

 

Senior Treasury Analyst

  • Responsible for financial planning and analysis to forecast budgets and financial status.
  • Researches economic trends and investment opportunities.
  • Determines procurement of funds and monitors investments and collections.
  • May require a bachelor’s degree and 5-8 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • May lead and direct the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

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