Vaco Financial

Vaco Financial

Memphis, TN

Financial Analyst

$75,000-$80,000 / YEAR

Vaco Financial is seeking a Financial Analyst to join a company at their Memphis location to provide financial analysis and forecasting in support of new product development.

The Financial Analyst’s duties and responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for annual budget and quarterly forecasts for sales, marketing, and advertising departments
  • Responsible for forecasting customer margins and programming expense
  • Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives for various customers
  • Monthly analysis of margin and departmental expense variances
  • Monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance
  • Improve company performance by evaluating processes to drive efficiencies
  • Responsible for financial analyses of New Product Development, including post-analysis
  • Responsible for financial analyses for company growth initiatives
  • Works closely with eCommerce marketing and sales teams to develop metrics to drive increased sales and profitability
  • Some travel required (<10%)

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in finance/accounting or other analytical role
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • CPA or MBA a plus
  • Excel proficiency required
  • Strong analytical skills and natural curiosity
  • Able to work independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to take on additional and growing responsibilities
  • Comfortable working with and presenting to executive staff
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as a part of or leader of a team