DeVry Education Group Financial Analyst in Chicago, Illinois
The Financial Analyst provides financial analysis and plays a key role in the development of financial models, annual budgets and forecasts and capital and expense analysis.
Supports the annual budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning process.
Supports the monthly close, financial reporting and management reporting process.
Provides analytical decision support, including financial analysis, program profitability analysis, cost variance analysis and capital expenditure justification.
Works collaboratively with other institutions/functional areas (e.g. accounting, real estate, marketing, academic operations) to assist with enhancing business processes, internal controls and reporting.
Supports the development of presentations for institutional/functional leadership, board of directors/boards of trustees.
Identifies process improvement opportunities.
Completes other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting; MBA or CPA preferred.
Minimum 2 years of finance and/or accounting experience with demonstrated ability to analyze financial and operational data preferred.
Knowledge of GAAP, ideally within a public company setting; awareness of Sarbanes Oxley compliance.
Insightful and service oriented; ability to organize information, manage tasks and analyze data.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
Ability to interact effectively with executive management and staff members.
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and experience with developing financial models; Microsoft Access knowledge desirable.
Experience with corporate ERP systems preferred.
Experience with Cognos, Longview, TM1 Planning systems, or similar financial planning application preferred.
Potential to assume increasing responsibilities within the department and the organization.
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.
The purpose of Adtalem Global Education is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success, and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a leading global education provider and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Chamberlain University, EduPristine, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. For more information, please visit adtalem.com.
Req Number: 2019-110779
FLSA U.S./Global Status: U.S. - Exempt