Financial Analyst

  • American Red Cross
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • Jan 22, 2018
Full time Finance Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

As one of the nation’s premier humanitarian organizations, the American Red Cross is dedicated to helping people in need throughout the United States and, in association with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world.  We depend on the many generous contributions of time, blood, and money from the American public to support our lifesaving services and programs.  If you share our passion for helping people, join us in this excellent career opportunity.

Performs economic research and studies subjects such as rates of return, depreciation, working capital, investments, and financial and expense comparisons by analysis of profit and loss statements and income statements. Prepares reports of findings and recommendations to management. Develops, maintains, and establishes operational specifications for financial information systems considering such things as information flow, volume, and document format for data processing equipment. May provide analysis on business development and may monitor business performance by unit or division.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct and document moderate financial analysis projects.
  • Develop, interpret and implement financial concepts for financial planning and control.
  • Provide monthly revenue and/or expense analyses and reports.
  • Monitor operating budget process and allocations. Provide analysis to determine present and future performance.
  • Support the development and maintenance of financial policies, procedures, and systems.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent years of experience).
  • A minimum of 3-5 years experience in financial management and analysis.
  • Strong skills with various Microsoft Office products (Excel and Word) are essential.