Senior Financial Analyst

Gartner Stamford , CT 06901

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description:

What makes Gartner a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you'll be part of a fast-growing team that helps the world become smarter and more connected. We're the leader in our industry, achieving double-digit growth by helping clients make the right decisions with business and technology insights they can't find anywhere else. Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment, exceptional training and career development as well as unlimited growth potential. If you like working with a generous, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is where you want to be.

About this role:

The Senior Financial Analyst role is designated to support the growth of our expanding business units providing strategic financial direction.

What you'll do:

  • Prepare value-added analysis to provide management with the critical insight necessary to make proper business decisions.

  • Provide insight into key operating metrics including expense management, revenue, business metrics, and headcount.

  • Leverages technology and process improvements to drive continuous improvements and innovations.

  • Contributes to projects and organizational objectives

  • Reports and analyzes financial data for specific BU.

  • Uses multiple systems to analyze financial and operational data.

  • Assist in the preparation of the annual budget and periodic forecast, as well as assisting in preparing monthly analysis.

  • Assists in knowledge transfer to new and/or other analysts.

  • Document processes and standards within the organization and recommending improvements.

What you'll need:

  • MBA or advanced finance, economics, or analytics degree strongly desired

  • Bachelor's Degree required

  • 3 to 8 years of experience in a financial planning and analysis, business analytics, financial reporting, or accounting capacity

  • Ability to design and build moderately complex business/analytical models using tools such as Microsoft Excel, Access, PowerBI, etc.

  • Working knowledge of Hyperion Financial Management, Planning, and Essbase

  • Ability to effectively communicate with senior business leaders, as well as presentation and influencing skills in a matrixed organization

  • Ability to extrapolate linkages between large amounts of financial and operational data, generate insights, and distill complex concepts into actionable information.

  • Highly organized and able to handle simultaneous projects that require gathering and processing data from multiple sources.

Who you are:

  • Motivated, high-potential performer, with demonstrated ability to influence and lead

  • Strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills

  • Able to solve complex problems and successfully manage ambiguity and unexpected change

  • Teachable and embracing of best practices and feedback as a means of continuous improvement

  • Consistently high achiever marked by perseverance, humility and a positive outlook in the face of challenges

What we offer:

In addition to an outstanding work environment with rapid advancement potential, Gartner associates enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, including:

  • An upbeat, positive culture. Integrity, objectivity, collaboration, results and a no-limits mindset are central to our values

  • Limitless growth. We work with you to help you meet your goals and advance within the company

  • Encouragement to be innovative and challenge status quo

  • Exposure to industry leading training and development

  • Performance based recognition and rewards

Job Requisition ID:28161

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