Financial Analyst II

Compassion International Colorado Springs , CO 80928

Posted 3 weeks ago


Do you love turning financial data into insights? Do you enjoy delivering financial data to decision-makers? Are you skilled at building robust reporting solutions for data users? Are you a highly-skilled user of data tools such as Excel or Tableau? If you are passionate about transforming financial data into something meaningful, accessible, and valuable, this role might be a great match for your talents. This intermediate analyst role prepares data and reporting for our Financial Planning & Analysis team as well as for decision-makers across our organization. Further, she or he contributes to forecasts and analysis through the production of dashboards, reporting, trend analysis, and research related to our revenue and expense activities. This analyst will be skilled at interpreting data needs from key stakeholders and providing timely, relevant solutions that meet those needs.

Essential Job Functions


  • Maintains a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ, maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of Compassion, and faithfully upholds Compassion's ministry in prayer.

  • Acts as an advocate for children raising the awareness of the needs, neglect, nurture, and potential of children in poverty and challenging and enabling those within one's influence to greater involvement and effectiveness on behalf of children.

  • Gathers, consolidates, and prepares financial data for use in a variety of financial reporting, analysis, modeling, and planning activities.

  • Develops dynamic, robust reporting solutions which deliver financial data in a timely, accurate, insightful manner, using tools such as Excel, Tableau, or Adaptive Insights.

  • Collaborates with senior analysts and other key stakeholders to provide relevant data solutions which assure successful and effective financial planning.

  • Conducts research of financial data to investigate issues, develop forecasts, explain variances, identify trends, and perform analysis.

  • Thinks proactively about the financial data needs of our FP&A function, with a willingness to develop potential reporting ideas, anticipate data requirements, solicit feedback, and ensure the delivery of appropriate solutions.

  • Works individually and cross-functionally on teams, ensuring that all necessary financial data is available and accessible for a diverse audience of users.

  • Troubleshoots data and reporting issues, with the ability to think critically, identify root cause, and implement appropriate solutions.

  • May be required to train users of our financial data on the optimal use of our tools, provide direction on where to find the information they are seeking, and offer guidance on the best way to utilize our financial data to meet their particular needs.



  • Has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.


  • Accountable for supporting, upholding, and engaging in Compassion's core "Cultural Behaviors" in all internal and external communication and relationships.


  • Bachelor's Degree Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, or related discipline


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