Senior Financial Analyst
410 South Wilmington Street Raleigh, NC 27601
This position requires a blended knowledge of technical and functional financial reporting and analysis skills. The analyst will work in a self-directed way with business users and financial peers to develop reporting for financial and operational results. Additionally, the analyst will develop reporting and prepare presentations for management review and decision making.
Designing, developing, and deploying dashboards and reporting using Power BI (and other tools) Maintain and enhance pre-existing dashboards
Solve technical issues related to data and data models
Work closely with business users to understand (help establish) business processes, strategies, and informational requirements needed to support reporting
Monitor data integrity and accuracy, debug issues, and create documentation
Research emerging business intelligence technologies and techniques
With minimal supervision, provide financial, accounting, and business management analytical support to various levels of management and customers.
Evaluate and report business unit O&M and capital budget variances that allows for accurate financial reporting and accurate year end variance projections. - Support the reporting process within the department to facilitate understanding of business and variance impacts to department and employees.
Perform research and prepare financial presentations for management review, cost reporting, and decision making.
Compile and analyze statistical data to identify and correct errors and to evaluate general content. - Prepare, check and/or post journal entries and accruals on an as needed basis.
Serve as key interface to region on understanding and implementation of financial policies and procedures.
Prepare financial schedules required to meet monthly and quarterly business unit data requests from Corporate Accounting.
Maintain good working knowledge of accounting policies and impacts as required. -
Actively seek to identify and meet customer needs with a sense of urgency, taking ownership of customer issues and problems until resolved.
Overtime may be required during monthly/quarterly/annual closing processes as well as rollout of new and/or changes processes.
Experience with Power Bi (knowledge of Tableau or other BI visualization software helpful where no Power Bi experience)
Experience with Power Query M (knowledge of SQL helpful where no Power Query experience) Experience with PowerPivot
Experience with DAX
Experience with DESKI/WEBI helpful
Understanding of databases and data modeling
BA Degree Finance, Accounting Business, or related fields. Minimum of 3-6 years of work experience in finance-related field (planning, analysis, budgeting and forecasting, or accounting)