Financial Analyst will be responsible for researching, resolving and documenting complex accounting issues and transactions such as stock-based compensation, equity accounting, leases and other non-recurring transactions. Additionally, this position will assist in preparation of SEC filings including 10Q, 10K, Proxy statement and press releases.
The position will also analyze and document monthly operating results, perform ad hoc financial reporting, assist in forecasting and preparation of various internal and external presentations and dashboards. Additionally, the candidate in this position will be responsible for administration of our financial and management reporting function and report to Finance Director.
Ability to research and interpret accounting guidance and draft accounting memos to support conclusions; Strong understanding and application of GAAP and SEC/financial reporting requirements including financial statements and financial statement footnotes;
Strong Excel modeling and PowerPoint presentation skills. Solomon, and FRx experience a plus
Strong database (SQL) and querying skills; comfortable dealing with and navigating through large amounts of data.
Restaurant industry experience is a plus
Must be able to effectively manage critical deadlines;
Strong written and verbal communications skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail, organized and thorough with the desire for continuous improvement; Proficiency in Word, Excel and Power-point required
Education and Experience
Minimum of a BA in Accounting. CPA or in the process of completing the licensing requirement. Minimum 4+ years of total accounting experience. Candidate with 2 + years of Big-4 or Tier 1 accounting firm experience is preferred. Knowledge of MS Dynamics/ Solomon general ledger platform is a plus.