The Role: Senior Financial Analyst - Technology and Data Operations
Grade (relevant for internal applicants only): 10
The Location: Denver, CO, Houston, TX or other Tier 2 City
The Team: This role is a key member of the Commodity Insights Finance Business Partner team supporting the Commodity Insights Tech, Data and Business Operations Teams. The position will support the teams by assisting with financial & operational reporting, forecasting, and analysis.
The Impact: Primary focus will be on headcount and contractor reporting, business case development, project budget tracking, forecasting and general financial management of the Tech, Data and Business Operations functions. This position will also assist with automation projects, ad hoc requests and special projects to support the decision-making process.
Responsibilities: Participate in the ongoing strategic planning process as an integral member of the Commodity Insights Finance team
Manage financial planning and analysis and accounting, including workforce planning
Assist in the preparation of the multi-year budgets and related sensitivity modeling
Manage financial and operating metric tracking for key initiatives
Identify and track risks/opportunities on an ongoing basis
Provide financial analysis for business cases
Contribute to the redesign of the Chart of Accounts for Tech, Data and Business Operations
Assist with ad hoc requests, special projects for Commodity Insights senior finance leadership, including acquisitions
Support overall business unit reporting requirements
Maintain existing group reports and assist with new development
Provide data, analysis, and operational insights for monthly business operations reviews
Identify and implement automation opportunities in monthly reporting and processes
Alert management to operational problems and suggest actionable solutions
What We're Looking For: Characteristics important to this position: initiative, attention to detail, strategic thinking, independent judgement, strong communication and presentation skills, teamwork, and ability to understand complex business concepts.
Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Accounting
5-8 years financial analysis and accounting experience
Strong skills in MS Excel (Pivot tables, V-Lookups, Modeling) and PowerPoint
Experience with ERP (Oracle Financials) and Anaplan preferred
Solid analytical skills and strong attention to detail
Ability to work independently and as a fully contributing member of a team
Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
Knowledge of capital expense planning and accounting a plus
Quality - Is attentive to detail and accuracy, is committed to excellence, looks for improvements continuously, monitors quality levels, finds root cause of quality problems, owns/acts on quality problems.
Dependability - Meets commitments, works independently, accepts accountability, handles change, sets personal standards, stays focused under pressure, and meets attendance/punctuality requirements.
Productivity - Manages a fair workload, volunteers for additional work, prioritizes tasks, develops good work procedures, manages time well, and handles information flow.
Create Superior Customer Value - Cultivate long-term, strategic customer relationships by ensuring that the customer's perspective is the driving force behind business activities; anticipate customer needs and understand the customer's criteria for success; strive to exceed customer expectations; measure contributions against the criteria to determine whether success was achieved; accept responsibility for outcomes.
Communicates Effectively - Speak transparently; adapt your approach and your message to fit the audience; seek input from others and use sound rationale to gain acceptance of ideas; listen actively and respond in a manner that promotes collaboration; persistently deliver important information and check for understanding to ensure your message is understood.
Data science / analytics (e.g. Alteryx) and Data Visualization (e.g. Tableau) a plus
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $80,800 to $110,000 . Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location. In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan.
S&P Global delivers essential intelligence that powers decision making. We provide the world's leading organizations with the right data, connected technologies and expertise they need to move ahead. As part of our team, you'll help solve complex challenges that equip businesses, governments and individuals with the knowledge to adapt to a changing economic landscape.
S&P Global Commodity Insights enables organizations to create long-term, sustainable value with data and insights for a complete view on the global energy and commodities markets.
Equal Opportunity Employer S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
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