Ipsos Norwalk , CT 06850
Posted 1 week ago
Who We Are:
Ipsos is one of the world's largest research companies and currently the only one primarily managed by researchers, ranking as a #1 full-service research organization for four consecutive years. With over 75 different data-driven solutions, and presence in 90 markets, Ipsos brings together research, implementation, methodological, and subject-matter experts from around the world, combining thematic and technical experts to deliver top-quality research and insights. Simply speaking, we help the biggest companies solve some of their biggest problems, serving more than 5000 clients across the globe by providing research, data, and insights on their target markets. And, we're proud to share we've received our Great Place to Work Certification for 2022!
What makes this role important at Ipsos?
This position will function as part of the North American Corporate Finance team to support the Finance Vice President. The ideal candidate must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, be self-motivated and possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with relevant experience working in a corporate finance setting.
What you can expect to be doing:
Assist Project Managers in the maintenance of project attributes, including conducting monthly financial project reviews to ensure accuracy and integrity of data
Assist in the monthly accounting close (e.g. reviewing financials, pulling reports, etc.)
Prepare monthly variance analysis of General Expenses
Prepare monthly financial reporting packages and assist in the preparation of quarterly presentations
Assist with providing financial analysis and consulting to business leadership
Liaise with accounting department and Global contacts to manage assigned business units
Support Finance Vice President in managing the annual budget and forecast process
Prepare regularly recurring reports on a weekly and monthly basis
Liaise with Operations Project Managers and Client Service to support assigned business units
Assist with preparation of monthly financial reporting including variance analysis of current period, year-to-date, and against budget
Ad Hoc reporting
This might be the job for you if you have:
2+ years of experience; experience in accounting or corporate finance
Advanced proficiency in Excel
Completed Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
Intermediate proficiency in PowerPoint an asset
Focused and proactive quick thinker, with the ability to work creatively and independently
Strong analytical and communication skills a must
Data savvy with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
If you don't meet 100% of the requirements, we encourage all who feel they might be a fit for the opportunity to apply. We may consider a variety of backgrounds for a particular role and are also committed to considering candidates for available positions throughout our organization, not just the one you're applying to!
What's in it for you:
At Ipsos you'll experience opportunities for Career Development, an exceptional benefits package (including generous PTO, healthcare plans, wellness benefits), a flexible workplace policy, and a strong collaborative culture.
To find out more about all the great reasons to work at Ipsos, how we're making an impact around the world, and more about our benefits and employee programs, please visit:
US - https://www.ipsos.com/en-us/careers/opportunities-ipsos
CA - https://www.ipsos.com/en-ca/opportunities-ipsos
Commitment to Diversity
Ipsos recognizes the necessity of building an inclusive culture that values each employee's individuality and diverse perspectives. For more than 40 years, our mission has been to generate and analyze data about society, markets, brands, and behaviors to provide our clients with the insights that elevate their understanding of the world. This could not be fulfilled without Ipsos' diverse employees who compile and analyze this data-they are the essence of who we are and what we do.
We are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, creating an environment that promotes inclusion, and enabling employees from all walks of life to flourish. Ipsos encourages our employees to act in a respectful and responsible manner, in line with code of best practices concerning diversity and inclusion, human rights, equality, and civility for every individual.
Ipsos is An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other protected class and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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