FREEMAN Analyst - Financial in Anaheim, California

We’re a global company of thinkers, designers, and doers. Freeman partners with our clients to build a connection with their customers by creating brand experiences that are seamless, innovative, and immersive. From strategy, creative, and digital to logistics and event technology, our teams place the client at the center, helping them connect to people in meaningful and personal ways. What makes us unique is our collaborative culture, intuitive knowledge, global perspective, and personalized approach developed from our 90-year legacy as an industry leader. Freeman connects people to a universe of opportunities that create a spark, build understanding, and inspire action.

SUMMARY

We are seeking a talented, enthusiastic Financial Analyst who will be responsible for financial planning and analysis, profit and loss statement review, variance analysis, and extensive ad hoc reporting. Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Responsible for financial analysis and reporting.

  • Manages month-end reporting and analysis for several key company initiatives.

  • Performs analysis of financial results compared to budget, forecast, and prior periods.

  • Partners with National Sales and Branch Operations to ensure business drivers, opportunities and risks are reflected in budgets and forecasts.

  • Provides financial support to National Sales and Branch Operations for strategic business decisions and cost savings initiatives.

  • Manages performance improvement measures including monitoring and evaluating success factors and establishing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).

  • Increases productivity through process automation, eliminating duplications and coordinating information requirements.

  • Provides information to management by collecting and summarizing data; managing data; developing ad hoc reports; and making presentations of findings, analyses, and recommendations.

Minimum Requirements

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics and/or a related discipline.

"Freeman is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status. We conduct background checks and drug testing on all applicants."

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, 401K plan, company match and one of the largest privately held Employee Stock Ownership Plans in the US. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act, if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Freeman, please call 214-445-1800 or e-mail Freeman.Recruiting@freemanco.com . Calls should be limited to disability-related assistance only and should not be used for any other inquiries.

REQUIREMENTS

  • One (1) to three (3) years of experience interacting with end-users in a related role

  • Solid analytical skills, accounting knowledge, and business partnering skills

  • Strong understanding of variance analysis and financial performance monitoring

  • Ability to summarize financial results as well as explain the meaning and implication

  • Strong written and oral communication skills with experience in presenting to business partners with confidence, conviction, and credibility

  • Strong time-management and reprioritization skills, ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficiency in MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Word MS Outlook, and financial modeling; experience with SAP and Oracle Hyperion Planning is preferred

At Freeman, our commitment to diversity and inclusion is helping us to create not only a great place to work, but also an environment where our employees, our customers and our communities around the world can reach their goals and connect with each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.