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Financial Analyst Or Senior Financial Analyst-Kirkland, Or Remote

Bellevue, WA
by Seattle Search Group

Accounting And Finance

Job Description

Financial Analyst Seattle Search Group the leader in staffing and recruiting in Seattle, WA has teamed up with a rapidly growing healthcare technology company who is looking for a financial analyst or senior financial analyst to join their team. This role will report to the CFO and help build out and design their financial analysis department.     

Job Description The Financial Analyst plays a key role providing value-add analysis and reporting for the executive team, management, and the Board of Directors.   Key responsibilities include timely and accurate internal and external reporting, analytics, benchmarking, budget/forecasting activities and financial planning and analysis. This position works closely with the CFO, Director of Finance, and cross-functional teams to provide insightful financial analysis, create robust financial models and operating budgets, measure meaningful KPIs and be a strategic navigator. As a trusted partner within the business, you will support departments to ensure we are performing against plan and provide advisory around investments, efficiency, and growth.  

Key Accountabilities  

1. Financial modeling   Build and maintain the Company’s 5yr financial model to support business planning, analysis, and fundraising efforts Understand and model the Company’s unit economics in support of internal and external pricing discussions
2. Market research   Research industry trends, economic outlook reports, and benchmarking studies to understand current and future trends for the healthcare industry and comparable companies
3. Budgeting, Forecasting and analysis   Support and assist in developing annual Budget and quarterly financial forecasts Understand input drivers and validate integrity of the reporting to influence strategic decision-making and planning Develop accurate, insightful, and timely monthly performance reporting of non-financial metrics Preparation, review and tracking monthly / quarterly actuals vs. budget, perform variance analysis against financial results and KPIs with emphasis on the story behind the numbers including potential risk mitigation options Leveraging efficient financial modelling techniques and systems to deliver monthly rolling forecast capabilities for the business
4. Business Partnering / Cross-Functional Collaboration   Serve as a key finance business partner to departments and assist them in building out their models and analyses Assist in modeling the financial and operating impact of mergers and acquisitions
5. Metrics & Benchmarking   Develop critical business insights around unit economic analysis Enhance and monitor metrics and against industry benchmarks / scorecards to give stakeholders guidance on performance
6. Executive Presentation and reporting   Assist in developing and preparing monthly / quarterly materials and commentary for executive discussions and board decks
7. Ad-Hoc Projects: Assist with ad-hoc financial analysis, modeling, and special projects  


Job Requirement

Qualifications Knowledge, Skills and Abilities   Sound understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices Analytical mind with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills Meticulous attention to detail with superb organizational skills Ability to work independently and as part of a team within a fast-paced environment Strong written and verbal communication skills High standards of ethics, with the ability to deal with confidential information using discretion and judgment St 

Required Education and Experience   BA or BS in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics, or a highly analytical field (i.e., Engineering, Math, Computer Science) or equivalent Minimum 5+ years of finance experience, or master’s degree and 3 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience Preferred Qualifications   MBA and/or Professional certification (CPA/CMA/Qualified Accounting certificate) + relevant experience Experience with venture capital, private equity, or early stage, privately-held companies Experience in healthcare technology or similar industries Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (i.e., SQL, Tableau, Cognos, BI), providing solutions based on results of ad hoc analyses to senior management for strategic decision-making Additional Informati