Kforce Financial Analyst II in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Kforce is working with a client in the Milwaukee, WI area seeking a temporary Financial Analyst II. Essential Functions:

  • Performs technical analysis to determine present and future financial performance

  • Gathers, analyzes, prepares and summarizes recommendations for financial plans, acquisition activity, trended future requirements and operating forecasts

  • Meets with organizational unit/department managers to discuss and establish timelines and methodologies for completing budgets

  • Researches and compiles data to forecast and prepare annual and monthly budget projections for a division or similar group of organizations

  • Tracks revenue and expenses monthly, comparing actual to forecasted figures and makes necessary adjustments

  • Performs economic research and studies in areas of rates of return, depreciations, working capital requirements, investment opportunities, investment performance and impact of governmental requirements

  • Prepares reports for management summarizing results of research, analyses and evaluation of any discrepancies

  • Gathers and analyzes current data to aid in estimating future expenditures

  • Performs other related duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or the equivalent combination of education, training, and work experience

  • CPA preferred

  • Good understanding of generally accepted accounting principles as well as company accounting policies, procedures and standards

  • Communicates ideas both verbally and in written form in a clear, concise, and professional manner

  • Ability to analyze and solve problems using learned techniques and tools

  • Analytical and statistical examination skills

  • Ability to understand and apply learned concepts

  • Attention to detail, accuracy and confidentiality

  • Demonstrated ability to plan and accomplish work to ensure critical deadlines are met

  • Ability to create spreadsheets and demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office and accounting software

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, clients and public

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours