23 days old

Senior Financial Analyst II

Framingham, MA 01701
We are looking for a detail-oriented and strategically minded Senior Financial Analyst to join our finance team. The Senior Financial Analyst will be a key member of the North American Delivery Financial Planning and Analysis team dedicated to providing analytical support and business insights for a multibillion-dollar B2B business. You will rely on your previous education, experience, system skill set and team to analyze business trends, create budgets, and evaluate performance relative to planned expectations.



To be successful in this role, the candidate will need to be a highly motivated self-starter with the ability to establish strong working relationships with peers and leaders that result in open, active lines of communication. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is an expert in using data to answer business questions and shape the perspective on business and initiative performance.



**Primary Duties & Responsibilities:**



+ Serve as a valued business partner providing insights to senior business leaders via weekly and monthly reporting

+ Provide in-depth and insightful analysis around sales and margin results for the Business Development team utilizing product and customer frameworks

+ Utilize pipeline data to inform forecast and provide insights to leaders responsible for making key business decisions

+ Collaborate with Sales Operations team to drive unified views of results through various frameworks

+ Provide both regular reporting and specific analyses relevant to developing trends and requests from senior leadership

+ Participate in monthly sales & margin forecast and annual sales & margin budget processes

+ Analyze key performance indicators (KPIs) to understand outcomes vs planned results

+ Provide ad hoc analysis as needed



**Qualifications :**



**Required Skills:**



+ Bachelors Degree in finance, accounting, or related field

+ 3-5 years of experience in financial planning, analysis, and modeling

+ Advanced Excel skills (VLOOKUP, MATCH, SUMIF formulas, pivot tables)

+ Strong data, analytical & problem-solving skills; experience delivering focused insights from large data sets

+ Ability to present financial information to a non-financial audience

+ Strong oral & written communication skills with proven ability to build trust and influence others

+ Ability to work with business partners and management to understand their needs and deliver insights that drive business success

+ Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment & handle multiple tasks effectively

+ Self-motivated individual willing to take risks and try new things



**Preferred Skills:**



+ Experience with SQL and Tableau

+ Familiar with data analysis tools (Toad, Python, etc.)

+ Knowledge of Salesforce.com

+ MBA



_Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_



_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._

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Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-29

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