Senior Analyst, Finance

Job ID
2021-118591
Location
US-IL-Chicago
Institution
Adtalem Global Education
Department
Finance
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status
U.S. - Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance

The Senior Financial Analyst supports Financial Planning & Analysis and enterprise-wide reporting.  This position plays a key role in the development of financial models, annual budgets and forecasts, revenue and expense analysis, and enterprise KPIs.

Responsibilities

  • Supports the annual budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning process
    Supports the monthly close, financial reporting and management reporting process
  • Supports sales reporting and analytics; including calculation of sales incentive compensation
  • Works to continually improve revenue reporting and forecasting; supports the development of predictive indicators for revenue
    Provides analytical decision support, including P&L analysis and capital expenditure justification
  • Supports the development and reporting of enterprise-wide KPIs; works to continually improve/refine the metrics used to measure business performance
  • Works collaboratively with other institutions/functional areas (e.g. accounting, marketing, sales, operations, reporting, IT) to assist with enhancing business processes, internal controls and reporting
  • Supports the development of presentations for institutional/functional leadership, board of directors/boards of trustees
  • Identifies and implements process improvement opportunities in the areas of reporting and forecasting; automates tasks wherever possible.
  • Completes other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

 

 

Critical features of this job are described under Essential Duties and Responsibilities. They may be, however, subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
 
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting  MBA or CPA preferred
  • Minimum 3-5 years of finance and/or accounting experience with demonstrated ability to analyze financial and operational data
  • Knowledge of GAAP, ideally within a public company setting; awareness of Sarbanes Oxley compliance
  • Solid understanding of key business principles
  • Thorough understanding of financial reports and financial modeling required
  • Strong analytic capability and propensity for continuous improvement
  • Ability to operate independently
  • Strong problem solving skill
  • Insightful and service oriented- Ability to organize information, manage tasks and analyze data
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with executive management and staff members
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and experience with developing financial models
  • Experience with SalesForce CRM preferred
  • Experience with enterprise planning applications preferred
  • Potential to assume increasing responsibilities within the department and the organization

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We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.

Who We Are

Becker has prepared people for greatness from more than 2,900 firms, associations, alliance partners, universities, and government agencies. Becker has helped more than one million CPA candidates prepare for taking the CPA Exam. For more than 60 years, Becker has led the industry through an exceptional network of relationships and a diverse catalogue of deep resources, engaging content, and expert instructors.

Becker provides CPA Exam Review, CMA Exam Review, and CPE (Continued Professional Education) with expert instructors, high-quality content, flexible learning formats including on-demand resources and webcasts. Learn more about Becker Professional Education, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.becker.com.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Adtalem Global Education, the parent organization to Becker, we pride ourselves in nurturing a culture that encourages everyone to bring their full selves to work each day. To us, diversity and inclusion needs to be intentional to be impactful. We don’t just welcome differences, we celebrate them. #WeAreAdtalem

To learn more about our commitment to Diversity and Inclusionclick here to visit our Diversity page.

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