Senior Financial Analyst

Compassion International Colorado Springs , CO 80928

Posted 4 weeks ago


The senior analyst performs detailed economic research, analyzing significant financial data, and preparing reports and recommendations to management. Further, she or he generates forecasts and analyzes trends in revenues, expenses, currency variations, and other areas of business, as well as researching and reporting economic progressions to assist the organization's financial planning. At this career level, the incumbent provides leadership and individual expertise in the conduct of major financial analysis for important issues. Using this high level of expertise, the analyst creates financial models of complex "what if" scenarios for future business planning decisions in areas such as new marketing programs and alternate ministry models. He or she often coaches and oversees the work of other analysts and related staff.

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.

  • This senior analyst serves as a key member of teams that ensure financial viability and accountability is built into all programs and processes at Compassion.

  • As a primary and key contributor to Finance systems, including the Ministry Information Library, this analyst helps establish rules for maintaining historical information in the library for future research, analysis, and validation, while consulting with Finance management to ensure data accuracy across Finance systems and with the library.

  • The incumbent prepares the annual budget or a segment of the budget, for major clients or assigned work groups. He or she gathers input from all stakeholders, organizes and analyzes the data, and prepares it for approval and administration.

  • This senior professional analyst conducts detailed research and stays abreast of global economic trends and applies this knowledge to ongoing projects and processes as well as updating management and colleagues to assure successful and effective financial planning.

  • Leading ad hoc and regular finance teams, the analyst consults with all clients to create and publish data reports, providing detailed analytics for effective operation of the ministry. Ensuring extreme accuracy, consistency, and timeliness is a key component of this requirement.

  • The incumbent works individually and cross-functionally on teams to conduct financial analysis projects such as creating financial models of "what if" scenarios for future planning decisions in areas like new marketing programs, alternate ministry strategies, etc.

  • The senior analyst evaluates and analyzes major issues involving capital expenditures, depreciation, proposals, investment opportunities, rate of return, operating records, and financial statements.

  • The incumbent frequently coaches and oversees the work of other financial analysts and related staff.



  • 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 in Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, or related discipline; MBA preferred.

Work Experience

  • Ten years' professional experie
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