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Robert Half International Sr. Financial Analyst in DES MOINES, Iowa


Candidates looking for Senior Financial Analyst opportunities might be interested in this long-term temporary position. Consider this Senior Financial Analyst consultant role if you want to be our client's primary point of contact for all financial issues, including project spending, planning, forecasting and annual budgeting. If you want to perform analysis of the operating results and financial performance of core business segments supporting public reporting requirements, and provide decision-making support for future company investments, this Senior Financial Analyst consultant role might be right for you. Des Moines, Iowa will be the home base of this Senior Financial Analyst.

Key responsibilities

  • Draft quarterly and monthly management reporting - evaluating financial results, summarizing key trends, analyzing current and future business risks, and flagging critical updates to senior leadership

  • Handle ad-hoc analysis and presentation requests

  • Create sustainable business, operational, and financial processes widely understood by all necessary teams

  • Assess and execute financial analysis in order to optimize business performance

  • Cultivate positive relationships with key business partners and Finance/Accounting leadership

  • Collaborate with Functional leads to execute management reporting, accounting and compliance advisement, and coordinate alignment of operational initiatives

  • Track financial results with greater accuracy and discretion by working with Operating and Accounting to drive improved management reporting

  • Evaluate financial results, summarize key issues, and articulate integral messages to senior management in order to drive existing management reporting


  • Expertise in Microsoft PowerPoint

  • External reporting experience

  • Command of Complex Financial Analysis

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

  • Applicants are required to hold a Finance, Business, or related field BA/BS degree

  • Ability to apply critical thinking and critical decision making skills with management

  • Skilled in working cross functionally across teams and gaining favor of key decision makers

  • Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently

  • A background in office systems, reporting software, databases and other BI tools recommended

  • CPA/MBA preferred

  • Prior experience with process reengineering and optimization

Robert Half Management Resources matches senior-level financial consultants with remote or on-site jobs for interim and long-term opportunities in areas such as internal auditing, mergers and acquisitions, tax initiatives, and much more. Our staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

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Salary: $66.50 - $77.00 / Hourly

Location: DES MOINES, IA

Date Posted: January 13, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 01500-0011666505

Staffing Area: Interim Project-Based Financial