Financial Analyst | Advance Auto Parts | Finance Jobs | Job Alert | Latest Jobs 2022

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Financial Analyst | Advance Auto Parts | Finance Jobs | Job Alert  | Latest Jobs 2022

Financial Analyst | Advance Auto Parts | Finance Jobs | Job Alert | Latest Jobs 2022

About Company

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a renowned automobile aftermarket parts supplier that caters to both professional installers and DIY enthusiasts. Advance had 4,727 stores and 234 Worldpac branches throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands as of October 9, 2021. In addition to these sites, the corporation now serves 1,325 independently owned Carquest branded stores in Mexico and the Caribbean islands. www.AdvanceAutoParts.com has more information about Advance, including job opportunities, customer service, and online shopping for parts, accessories, and other products.

FINANCIAL ANALYST Job Description

The Senior Financial Analyst is in charge of financial planning, forecasting, and reporting. This individual’s primary responsibilities will be to support the Merchandising organisation through analysis, the preparation of annual plans, monthly forecasts, as well as actual reporting, variance analysis, and key metrics tracking that supports financial objectives.

Strong analytical skills, great communication skills, inventive thinking, and a will to achieve outcomes are required for success in this profession.

Responsibilities

  • Provide root cause driver analysis to support decision-making by effectively communicating and translating the results into business insights and actions.
  • Provide fact-based financial analysis, economic modeling and ad-hoc analysis in support of business cases.
  • Analyze trends against key performance metrics and draw insights that lead to action.
  • Partner with internal customers by providing financial and analytical support to facilitate decision-marking
  • Demonstrate an aptitude and desire to continue learning financials and modeling
  • Knowledge of core Finance and Accounting principles

Eligibilities

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Ability to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Expert Microsoft Excel skills – experience building complex financial and analytical spreadsheets using advanced formulas, data tables, and macros.
  • Must have exposure to core financial analysis – specifically variance reporting, familiarity with P&L and Balance Sheet statements.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to influence others.
  • Ability to establish relationships cross functionally and present information to senior leaders.
  • Ability to respond to questions from groups of senior management, department leaders, managers, clients, customers.
  • Experience working in retail environment preferred.
  • Hyperion SmartView & Oracle experience preferred