Posted October 26, 2021

Jr. Financial Planning Analyst - Paramus, NJ

Position Summary/General Description:

Responsible for analyzing the financial position of a company and recommending relevant policy actions by collecting, mining, monitoring, and studying data.


Essential Functions:

  • Provide analytical, forecasting, reporting and project support to Management
  • Participate in the annual budget process and forecasting requirements throughout the year
  • Update budgets with details of actual monthly results and variance analysis
  • Produce monthly reports, including but not limited to KPI, financial results and variance analysis
  • Learn to develop new models to help with decision making
  • Proactively identify improvements in financial reporting, processes, and planning systems
  • Support all financial month-end close, planning and forecasting requirements
  • Ad hoc reports and analysis as needed


Non Essential Functions:

  • Monitors and reports on trends in financial performance
  • Maintaining organized, detailed records
  • Excellent verbal, analytical, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented


 Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Management Information Systems, or Computer Science,
  • Interest in PowerBI, SQL, VBL, or similar, experience a plus
  • Strong skills with MS Office Suite including strong proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint
  • Build strong work relationships within Finance and Accounting as well as cross-functional groups
  • Self-starter, multi-tasker, and ability to work in fast-paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail, time-management, and communication skills
  • Ability to re-prioritize and be flexible in a fluid environment
  • Strong analytic skills and intellectual curiosity with ability to summarize results or findings



  • Some travel
  • Flexible schedule

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