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Advisor-Finance

Memphis, Tennessee
Accounting/Finance All


Job Description

Requisition ID: 25892-310027
Job ID: 427005BR
Address Line 1: 1715 Aaron Brenner Dr
City: Memphis
State: Tennessee
Zip Code: 38120
Position Status: Full-Time
Grade: 10

Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

To provide financial analysis of diverse business proposals, development of business plan/strategic plans and provide on-going guidance and decision support to management

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Prepare, compile, analyze, and evaluate data from multiple financial and operational systems and effectively summarize and present analyses, conclusions and recommendations that assist management decision making.
2. Assist in producing forecasts, annual business plan / long range plans and incorporate current / historical information and that aligns with company financial objectives
3. Review financial data, plans, and reports for completeness and accuracy and ensure timeliness of completion
4. Develop a strong working relationship with functional departments and operations and be able to provide direct financial support
5. Develop forecast and variance analysis presentations for executive management
6. Provide support for related analytical ad-hoc requests from senior management
7. Assist department owners with tools for forecasting, budgeting and overall department assessment
8. Use, develop and maintain processes, information systems and software
9. Use advanced financial analysis, data management and modeling techniques
10. Lead or participate in special projects driven by current company needs or business conditions
11. Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
12. Perform other duties as required


Disclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in finance, accounting or business plus five (5) years’ experience in financial analysis, financial planning, business consulting, project management, accounting or operations analysis/management
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to interact successfully with all management levels
Strong problem solving skills
Strong project management skills
Able to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint and/or financial support systems
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently or as the member of a team
Able to lead project groups and independently represent the finance function

Division Category: Accounting/Finance, All
Company Name: FedEx Freight Inc.