Finance Job Description

Finance Job Description

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Finance provides guidance and recommendations on key finance ERP functionality including cost accounting, project accounting, and key system interfaces consistent.

Finance Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective finance job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included finance job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

The global direction and coordination of financial reporting (subsidiaries and consolidated results), regulatory reporting, accounting policy and control, technical accounting guidance
Build clear and insightful reports from financial systems in support to the financial analysis
Act as primary business partner to assigned departmental budget owners, understanding specific business objectives for each and actively working as their finance liaison to facilitate their success and educate on EA financial policies and process
Drive all close activities for assigned departments including identifying and preparing accrual and reclass entries to ensure precise accounting of known activities
Act as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for excel-based departmental tracking tools across the CTO organization
Work directly with Finance business partners outside of FP&A to forge relationships, identify opportunities for process improvement, and conceive and implement effective solutions
Co-leading monthly finance operations meetings
Creating and maintaining global accounting policies
Prepare functional long range finance plans that feed into program portfolio prioritization program business case analytics
Position requires significant interaction with Corporate Finance, Human Resources, and Information Technology departments, and managers from across the organization

Finance Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Finance

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CPA, MBA, CGFM, CDFM, CMA, VAT, ACCA, AFIP, WHT, PMP

Education for Finance

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the finance job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics, MBA, Business/Administration, Healthcare, Management, Engineering, Education

Skills for Finance

Desired skills for finance include:

Excel
SAP
Processes
Systems
Products
Job-relevant issues
Basic accounting and various accounting principles
Accounting
ERP environment
Finance

Desired experience for finance includes:

Support enforcement cost policies
Understanding of forecasts and budgets a plus
Business Process and application knowledge of EDW/ECD is a plus
Prior management or supervision experience preferred but not required
Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills - will interface with various professionals at all levels
More than 8 years of financial work experiences, including at least 2 years experience in team management

Finance Examples

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Finance Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a finance. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for finance
  • Establishes, fosters and maintains working relationships with peers and management within own affiliate or Line of Business, to Bancorp Finance
  • Producing/reviewing ad-hoc review to assist FID business management and FID CFO in reviewing individual business performance providing support to product CFO's
  • Perform financial analysis in context of financial results
  • Take an active role in the preparation of BBM monthly financial results reporting package
  • Work with cross-functional team on ad-hoc projects and process improvement
  • Prepare, schedule, and lead financial reviews with budget owners to develop annual plans and subsequent forecast updates
  • Develop and lead in report consolidation for EAIT and other CTO functions
  • Recommend creative approaches to new projects / analyses
  • Effectively engage, partner and develop strong relationships with local and remote on-shore and worldwide off-shore resources and business partners
  • Timely and accurate financial and regulatory reporting, supporting internal/external stakeholders
Qualifications for finance
  • Good professional judgment, meticulous, and with strategic forward thinking, has a strong work ethic and sense of responsibility
  • CPA qualification, MBA degree is preferred
  • Capacity to summarize and to provide recommendations
  • A financial executive with at least 12 + years of finance experience
  • Public Account experience (at least 6 years)
  • Experience developing financial plans
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Finance Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a finance. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for finance
  • Financial modeling, project support, internal controls
  • Business unit profitability analysis, forecasting, budgeting
  • KPI and metric reporting
  • Ensure payrolls are processed accurately, paid timely, and are in full compliance with all applicable wage and labor law requirements
  • Support long term strategic planning
  • Audit process - preparing audit files and financial statements
  • Company secretarial matters including Companies Registration Office filings, board minutes, AGMs, maintaining share certificates
  • General office administration including handling all incoming telephone calls, filing, management of stationery, operating office equipment
  • Work closely with department leads to manage departmental expenses (e.g., labor tracking & forecasting, T&E and P-Card audits)
  • Support the team to ensure delivery of all audit information and have responsibility for the preparation of the statutory accounts (incl
Qualifications for finance
  • Ability to manage a large group of Finance professionals
  • Demonstrated increasing levels of responsibility and independence
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Accounting and general GAAP knowledge
  • Strong business acumen with understanding of functional linkages and ability to build strong professional relationships with business partners in both operational and financial roles
  • A team player able to work collaboratively, within the group and cross-functionally across business units/functions, as a thought leader, project manager, partner, and effective independent team member
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple and sometimes competing demands
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Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a finance. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for finance
  • Prepare schedules and journal entries for accounting close as needed
  • Interprets financial policies, accounting theory, or financial regulations while also performing account reconciliations
  • Makes entries to general ledger accounting system and perform account analysis on general ledger accounts
  • Responsible for the accuracy, precision and timeliness of all financial data created by the Finance Team from Dynamics GP
  • Develop understanding of underlying business processes (e.g., A/R, A/P, box office, merchandise, food & beverage, ) and the associated interfaces with the general ledger
  • Evaluate all new offerings in the context of accounting and revenue recognition considerations
  • Maintains and monitors compliance with applicable Financial Policies & Procedures and Regulations
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the revenue and cost drivers and trends, and explain/report these to senior management
  • Main focus for the financial integrity and reporting for the businesses in USA, providing financial analysis support for US Companies including
  • Develop financial models and analytical tools for forecasting and ad-hoc analysis
Qualifications for finance
  • Deep MS Excel expertise is a must
  • Strong working knowledge of financial planning systems/tools and ERP software
  • Advanced Excel user (VBA /developer experience desired)
  • Construction firm experience
  • Demonstrated ability to manage projects from concept to implementation
  • Knowledge and experience of the pharmaceutical and biotech industries is preferred but not required
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Finance Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a finance. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for finance
  • Engage with business leaders to develop financial plans and forecasts
  • Maintain weekly and monthly dash for both revenue and cost
  • Partner across all functions and departments driving appropriate coordination, education, reporting and analysis
  • Provide analytic insights to business leaders
  • Analyze underlying financial performance, including reporting and analysis of actuals vs
  • Organize and prepare financial presentations
  • Develop financial models to support strategic and growth initiatives and influence business decisions via scenario planning and in-depth analysis
  • Manage and assist with various ad hoc projects
  • Help with tracking and managing Traffic Acquisition costs for publishers
  • Organize and coordinate the activities of the different departments contributing to these operations in order to optimize the quantitative and qualitative results
Qualifications for finance
  • Previous use of Oracle or similar ERP system is essential
  • Experience within a Shared Service Centre environment would be beneficial
  • Experience in driving process improvements and implementing change
  • Customer focus with the ability to deal with all queries in a professional manner
  • Qualified accountant or equivalent (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Qualified Accountant with minimum 5 years experience working in Industry
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Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a finance. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for finance
  • Take an active role in strategic customer quotations
  • Process, journalize, and mail invoices
  • Process and journalize AR receipts
  • Maintain billing system for on-going contracts
  • Miscellaneous deposit entries
  • Follow up with overdue customer accounts
  • Reconciliations (Inventory, Sales sub-ledger, some I/C)
  • Manage AR customer files and records
  • Review reports and update receipts
  • Research customer and departmental inquiries
Qualifications for finance
  • Ability to multi task whilst maintaing a high level of accuracy
  • Experience working in a Group Office or a busy finance department
  • Exposure to taxation desireable but not essential
  • Willingness to work extended hours as necessary
  • Must be willing to work in Denver, CO and occasionally in Phoenix, AZ and Las Vegas, NV
  • Comprehensive knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications, Excel, Access and PowerPoint

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