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Financial Analyst Associate (FP&A)

Company: Guidehouse
Location: Brookfield
Posted on: January 17, 2022

Job Description:

OverviewGuidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures with a focus on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare our clients for future growth and success. The company has more than 10,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit: ResponsibilitiesThe Financial Analyst is part of a team of individuals responsible for the analysis of the Companys financial results and support of the annual financial and operating budgets and quarterly forecasts. Individual will also be responsible for preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual analyses of financial performance variances. This position will report directly to the FP&A Senior Analyst. In addition, this position will be involved in responding to ad-hoc requests and will interact with Executives, Functional Leads, Finance and Accounting personnel. Additional Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with finance department, segment controllers and functional leads in the budget and forecast processes, monthly/quarterly close and reporting
  • Work closely with finance department, senior management and functional leads to provide requested critical and meaningful analyses
  • Support the overall forecasting process by producing timely, accurate and insightful financial analyses for senior management, and for the Companys Board of Directors
  • Continuously develop, analyze and evaluate new and novel financial analyses not otherwise produced QualificationsKnowledge/Skills Required:
    • Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 0-3
    • Undergraduate finance or accounting degree required, with record of high academic performanceKnowledge/Skills Preferred:
      • Strong working knowledge of financial statements and managerial reporting
      • Keen analytical mind and strong intellectual curiosity
      • Desire to learn, grow, and seek increased responsibility
      • Ability to work closely and effectively in a team environment across all facets of the Company
      • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills and desire to quickly learn and master new systems including: Hyperion Planning (or similar), Peoplesoft, Costpoint, and Power Business Intelligence/Pivot. Costpoint experience a plus
      • Prefer strong systems experience with history of automating or streamlining processes
      • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with the ability to work independently
      • Frequently communicates with coworkers and must be able to share information effectively Additional RequirementsThe successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described. Due to our contractual requirements and an Executive Order from the White House, every federal government employee and onsite federal contractor will be asked to attest to their vaccination status. In the interest of health and safety during the continued unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, anyone who does not attest to being fully vaccinated will be required to follow CDC guidelines which may include (subject to specific contractual requirements): wearing a mask on the job no matter their geographic location, physically distancing from all other employees and visitors, complying to any screening testing requirements. This requirement will apply to Guidehouse employees who work onsite for the federal government. Due to our contractual requirements, to be eligible for this role, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated at time of hire. DisclaimerAbout GuidehouseGuidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation. Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco. If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation. Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee. Rewards and BenefitsGuidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. Benefits include:
        • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
        • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
        • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus
        • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
        • 401(k) Retirement Plan
        • Basic Life & Supplemental Life
        • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
        • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
        • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
        • Skills Development & Certifications
        • Employee Referral Program
        • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
        • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program

Keywords: Guidehouse, Chicago , Financial Analyst Associate (FP&A), Professions , Brookfield, Illinois

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