Financial Analyst

Autodesk Inc. Portland , OR 97228

Posted 2 months ago

Financial Analyst

Location: Portland, OR or San Francisco, CA- United States

Job ID: 20WD38637

Position Overview

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated finance professional to join Americas Territory Sales Finance team. This is a Financial Analyst role reporting to AMER Territory Finance Analyst Manager. The position is primarily focused on supporting Americas Territory business through strong collaboration with the Americas Territory Finance Business partners, Finance director, and the AMER sales teams.

The right candidate for this role will demonstrate strength in financial aptitude, business intuition, communication & collaboration, ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously, and the capability to work at multiple levels.


  • Partner with AMER business leads to deliver weekly sales forecast package to VP of Sales

  • Prepare analysis regarding quarterly trends that deliver insights into business performance and identify potential forecast risks/upsides, etc

  • Support quarter-end close processes & activities which include a daily forecast, quarterly business reviews (QBR), and other related analysis

  • Prepare monthly foreign currency forecast & partner with treasury team so that exposure is properly hedged

  • Provide strategic & tactical support for annual planning team efforts

  • Work with Finance Directors & FBPs to develop reporting solutions as needed

  • Adopt new, innovative tools & systems and become team expert in using them

  • Communicate effectively with key stakeholders and establish & nurture strong partnerships

  • Participate in cross-functional or intra-team projects including projects related to streamlining and/or improving processes and systems

  • Recommend improvements to achieve and deliver better results. Share & adopt best practices

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor in Accounting or Finance

  • Minimum 3 years of related experience

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and proficient in PowerPoint

  • Strong aptitude for and experience with financial software (e.g. Power BI, Business Objects, Anaplan, Qlikview, SFDC, etc)

  • Proven track record of managing large datasets with the ability to tackle complex issues using financial models and quantitative analysis

  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment as needed

  • Strong interpersonal skills and leadership potential

  • Highly energetic and self-motivated, capable of working to firm deadlines

  • Enjoy working as part of a global team

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or CPA degrees

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It's disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.


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