ProQuest Financial Analyst in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Financial Analyst Location: Ann Arbor, MI Requisition Number: 3102 # of Openings: 1 Featured Careers Category: Description ProQuest – Who we are… The ProQuest Mission: Better research. Better learning, Better insights. ProQuest enables people to change their world. ProQuest supports the efforts of students and researchers across the globe. Providing important research tools and curating treasure troves of content has helped ProQuest to become an industry leader in the Information Services market. Financial Analyst What will I be doing? As Financial Analyst, you will work closely with various ProQuest Business Units to provide financial reporting and analytic support, aiding them in achieving their goals. This includes using tools such as Hyperion and Oracle for financial planning and analysis functions, for assigned budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting and decision support activities. In this position, you will also... • Gather data, conducts analyses and prepare monthly and ad hoc commentaries to explain financial results. • Provide support on preparation of business cases and presentations. • Provide analytical support for the development and tracking of strategies and initiatives. • Assist with the development of the annual budget process, monthly close processes and periodic reforecasting exercises. • Serve as Finance liaison with various team members. • Assist with ad hoc projects Three reasons you should apply... • You’ll partner with high-level stakeholders and have access to important organizational influencers • Our fast-paced environment will keep you challenged and help you develop skills to grow your career within the organization • You're comfortable working in a dynamic environment and adhoc requests that emerge and disrupt a perfectly planned day don't bother you This job may NOT be a fit if... • You’re not comfortable in a fast changing, deadline-focused environment • You have a hard time managing competing priorities • You prefer to work on your own with limited interaction with your team Qualified Candidates must have… • Bachelors’ degree in related field such as Business or Finance, plus minimum of two (2) years’ related professional experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. (Business/Finance preferred). • Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to professionally interact with a diverse blend of personalities to reach resolution and maintain strong relationships. • Excellent researching and problem solving skills. • Demonstrated ability to analyze financial statements and schedules to identify trends. • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills Superstar Candidates will ALSO have… • Familiarity with the Information Services products and industry. • CPA or MBA. • Experience with Hyperion and Oracle. More to love about becoming a PQ employee! • We offer professional development opportunities with a sign