Senior Financial Analyst

Dallas, Texas
02 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs Engineering is looking for a highly experienced Financial Analyst or Senior Financial Analyst to assume a key role in the Company's Corporate Organization.


• Prepare reports and analysis of company operations and key performance indicators

• Facilitate the annual budget and monthly forecasting processes ensuring accurate, timely and efficient execution

• Analyze financial information to determine present and future financial performance. Identify trends and recommend improvements accordingly

• Develop and deliver effective and timely business analysis

• Drive process improvement and identify opportunities for cost savings

• Responsible for reading, understanding, and following the applicable process narratives pertaining to Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) requirements

• Develop and maintain an effective control environment over areas of responsibility

• Provide ad-hoc analysis as required

• A Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field

• MBA and/or CPA a plus

• Well-rounded technical financial skills, balanced with sound business judgment

• Very strong and proven analytical and problem solving skills, must be able to proactively engage financial data to make recommendations

• Ability to analyze, problem-solve and think strategically

• Experience with a large ERP system required, Oracle preferred

• Experience with Hyperion Financial Management

• Ability to work cross functionally and build strong relationships throughout the organization

• At least 5+ years of relevant experience in a commercial business environment

• Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management and external auditors

• Ability to work in a fast, dynamic environment, and prioritize competing priorities

• Outstanding Excel and Microsoft Office skills required

  • Ability to travel to Pasadena California for 2 - 3 months while training with weekend travel every other week