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Robert Half International Sr. Financial Analyst in DETROIT, Michigan


Our non-profit Wayne County client is in need of a Senior Financial Analyst. The Senior Financial Analyst will primarily be responsible for cash and treasury management, including managing banking relationships and completing cash analysis. In addition, the Senior Financial Analyst will be responsible for cost leveling and analysis. The Senior Financial Analyst will also be responsible for analysis of financial statements, such as analysis of the balance sheet and profit and loss statements.

Major responsibilities

  • Survey financial results, condense key trends, appraise current and future business risks, and relay critical updates to senior leadership in the course of normal preparation of monthly and quarterly management reporting

  • Assess and execute financial analysis in order to optimize business performance

  • Develop business, operational, and financial processes to be repeatable and understandable for all necessary teams

  • Collaborate with Operations and Accounting to drive improved management reporting by tracking financial results more discreetly and accurately

  • Coordinate with Functional leads to draft management reporting, accounting and compliance advisement, and guarantee alignment of operational initiatives

  • Build advantageous relationships with integral business partners and Finance/Accounting leadership

  • Offer assistance for ad-hoc analysis and presentation requests as necessary

  • Power existing management reporting by evaluating financial results, distilling and synthesizing issues, and articulating key updates to senior-level staff


The ideal Senior Financial Analyst must have 5+ years of experience as a senior analyst and 10+ years of accounting and finance experience. The ideal candidate must also have non-profit experience. In addition, the ideal candidate would have analysis experience supporting an operations team. The ideal candidate must also have strong systems experience, such as Financial Edge, Razors Edge or a Blackbaud product and Excel experience, including pivot tables and vLookups. This is a potential interim to hire position for the right candidate.

  • Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions

  • CPA or MBA preferred

  • Skilled in working cross functionally across teams and gaining favor of key decision makers

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Blackbaud Software

  • General familiarity with Financial Statement

  • Deep understanding of Data Analysis

  • Solid understanding of cost analysis

  • Cash Flow Analysis experience

  • Adeptness in Financial Edge

  • Foundational knowledge in Treasury Management

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel

  • This position requires relevant experience in operations finance

  • Prior experience in office systems, reporting software, databases and other BI tools recommended

  • Skilled at process reengineering and optimization

  • Finance or Business BA/BS degree or one in a related field required

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Able to think critically and operate effectively with management

  • Possess strong Microsoft Excel skills

    Robert Half Management Resources matches senior-level financial consultants with a variety of unique interim and long-term project opportunities in areas such as internal auditing, mergers and acquisitions, tax initiatives, and much more. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

    From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $36.10 - $41.80 / Hourly

Location: DETROIT, MI

Date Posted: November 16, 2020

Employment Type: Temp to Hire

Job Reference: 02210-0011621225

Staffing Area: Interim Project-Based Financial