Back to Job Search

PMO Financial Analyst

  • Location: Lawrenceville, 30046
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

Job Description:
We are looking for a Project Management Office (PMO) Financial Analyst to manage and report on
financials for technology portfolio reviews, run analytics on financial data, and perform forensics for
solving issues with financials.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop an understanding of project financials for technology portfolio - capex, opex, and internal/external labor.
  • Manage portfolio financials - budget, approved spend, actuals and forecast; meticulously keep track of changes in portfolio spend.
  • Reconcile financial data across the technology portfolio, understand variances, resolve them with help of project managers and take corrective steps to prevent future recurrence.
  • Understand accruals process, how it works for actuals realization and impacts forecasting.
  • Understand financial data and identify trends, do reporting on those.
  • Understand financial metrics and report on them.
  • Create weekly financial reports for supporting PMO and Executives.
  • Understand capex/opex requisition process and ensure its alignment with project financials.
  • Work with project managers to manage budget and approved spend for all projects.
  • Support project managers with forecasting.
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or related field.
  • 4-5+ years of experience in business operations and/or financial management.
  • Experience of financial planning in a medium-to-large organization; preferably technology organization.

Knowledge, Skills, Ability Requirements:
  • Ability to operate across multiple projects, programs, business areas, and portfolios.
  • Strong Excel, PowerPoint, and Power BI skills.
  • Advanced demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret complex financial information, using it to provide business advice and reporting to make strategic business decisions.
  • Must be highly analytical and inquisitive with strong organizational abilities, keen attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines and goals.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills, ability to work in a team-based, continuous improvement environment, ability to deal with ambiguity.
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision, work on multiple projects simultaneously. and adjust to changing priorities.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.