1. Financial Modeling and Forecasting. Provides technical analysis to determine present and future financial performance. Organizes information from a variety of sources for use in analyzing future plans and forecasts. Collaborates with all levels of management, both internally and externally, to gather, analyze, summarize, prepare, and present recommendations regarding financial plans and other complex financial matters. Researches and evaluates information to resolve issues and makes recommendations. Develops and/or executes complex financial models. 2. Financial Analysis and Reporting. Analyzes and synthesizes information and designs and creates accurate and timely reports. Designs financial reporting to meet the compliance needs of internal and external users. Extracts and consolidates data from multiple sources. 3. Financial Methods and Systems. Contributes to the planning and improvement of practices, processes and systems. Collaborates with all levels of internal and external contacts to carry out department goals. Provides a high level of service that cultivates and maintains strong working relationships and communicates effectively; takes ownership and accountability for timeliness, accuracy and relationship management. 4. Strategic Resource. Translates department finance goals into objectives. Identifies and raises potential financial opportunities, issues, risks, ideas and solutions. Identifies the appropriate stakeholders to include in consultations, communications, approvals or buy-ins for designing and implementing changes. 5. Compliance and Risk Management. Establishes, implements and/or maintains strong internal controls in areas of assigned responsibility to provide reasonable assurance of effective and appropriate resource use, accurate financial information, and adherence to contractual obligations and agreements, policies, procedures, and external regulatory requirements. 6. Mentors, leads and/or supervises staff. 7. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Demonstrated application of financial, accounting and economic concepts. Experience managing and submitting NIH grants. Clinical Trial management experience a plus.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Demonstrated application of financial, accounting and economic concepts. Experience managing and submitting NIH grants. Clinical Trial management experience a plus.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proven ability to work within a team, requiring a high level of cooperation within the work group.
Posting Position Title: Financial Analyst 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Strong oral and written communication skills and well-developed interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with staff, faculty and other professionals.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Financial Analyst
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a fast-paced environment, having great attention to detail and ability to adapt quickly.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proficiency with Excel, Word and PowerPoint with the ability to manipulate database information using various query and reporting tools.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to analyze issues, respond and solve problems following through to ensure successful completion of projects.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Economics or Finance and four years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Demonstrated application of financial, accounting and economic concepts.
Internal Number: 66123BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.