Alorica Sr Financial Analyst in Irvine, California
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At Alorica, we only do one thing – make lives better, one interaction at a time. We’re a global leader in customer service and experience, serving the world’s biggest brands with tens of thousands of employees in hundreds of locations around the globe.
We operate in over 150 locations across the globe and have over 100,000 employees who are all about customer engagement, whether through sales and support, acquisition, back office management, or a host of other services we provide to our diverse client roster of some of the world’s most recognizable brands
The Sr. Financial Analyst will support FP&A in the areas of planning, forecasting, reporting and analysis, financial modeling and other ad-hoc activities. The ideal candidate enjoys a fast-paced environment, is able to multi-task, will bring energy and passion to everything he/she does, and will not be afraid to roll up his/her sleeves to tackle challenging analytical assignments. Strong quantitative and excel financial modeling skills are a must.
- Essential Duties & Responsibilities*
Create sophisticated financial models that provide financial analysis and decision support to senior leadership on key business decisions. Advise business leadership of opportunities and risks impacting business performance. Propose potential solutions to complex problems
Support all aspects of monthly rolling forecast, financial validation, reconciliation and planning & analysis activities
Support the presentation of all financial information related to the department’s financial results; assess cause of change and trends relative to projections to ensure a thorough understanding of variance drivers
Develop dashboards and monthly reporting packages identifying trends and providing financial insights to business managers
Work with large quantities of data to create meaningful presentations enabling informed, executive-level financial decisions
Contribute to the culture and approach of continuous improvement; drive process improvement and standardization
Maintain successful relationships with key business leaders across the Finance and Corporate department functions
Lead and support ad-hoc strategic analyses, developing key insights that support business initiatives
Qualifications & Requirements*
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field
Minimum of 5+ years of relevant work experience in Finance/Accounting.
Budget/Forecast and variance analysis experience required
Advanced Microsoft Excel, with proven strong financial modeling skills
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Other Characteristics:*
Advanced Excel spreadsheet modeling skills with ability to build financial models independently and manipulate/analyze large amount of data
Knowledge of Oracle accounting system and Hyperion Essbase preferred
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite with proven focus on Excel
Ability to think creatively & critically, highly-driven and self-motivated
Strong knowledge and experience with accounting principles including, but not limited to, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions, to prioritize and work in a multi-tasked environment.
Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
Strong analytical, communication and leadership skills required
Alorica is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity in its workforce. Alorica recruits qualified applicants and makes all employment-related decisions based exclusively on job-related qualifications, without regard to characteristics such as race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by law.