Senior Analyst, Finance

PANORAMICA

Senior Analyst - Finance

 

Digitas is a highly caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to make bold, award-winning advertising. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling as we strive to transform the marketing landscape. 

Our skills and passions span insight, brand building, content creation and distribution, as well as the ability to help brands embrace the creative and technological change that is revolutionizing their businesses. We act as strategic partner to some of the world’s most exciting companies across a wide range of industries including FMCG, financial services, publishing, retail, telecoms and travel. There are many things that make Digitas unique but if we had to choose one it would be our ability to connect data with storytelling to help make brands special, shareable and more ultimately valuable wherever, whenever and however people choose to engage with them. 

We’re searching for a Senior Analyst of Finance who can assist with the development and tracking of forecasts, cash flow projections and comprehensive account supervision. You’ll be expected to highlight key issues and provide resolutions for negative exposure items that could impact profitability. You’ll also be involved in process improvement projects in support of business needs.

Tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Lead client and regional staff meetings in management of financial metrics
  • Monitor financial management functions
  • Develop organization to drive efficiencies and provide growth opportunities
  • Review and analyze key financial metrics
  • Assist with creating forecasts for assigned clients and regions
  • Review journal entries for accuracy and appropriateness
  • Explain and translate financial reports to team members
  • Exhibit judgment on when to evaluate issues and when to resolve independently
  • Prioritize and streamline tasks to ensure accuracy

To qualify, you’ll need:

  • Four year degree (Finance, Accounting degree preferred)
  • 2-4 years of experience in Finance or Accounting, including familiarity with the digital environment
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office
  • Advanced knowledge of financial reporting systems (Lawson, Business Objects, Crystal)
  • Understanding of accounting concepts (debits/credits, revenue recognition, DSO calculation, cash vs. accrual based accounting)
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with ability to multitask
  • Strong organization skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Candidate must be open to travel as needed

 

Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.
Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.

About Digitas

Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, committed to helping brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. With diverse expertise in data, strategy, creative, media and tech, we work across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. Curious and fully transparent, we are always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas has 3,300 employees across 12 countries and 24 offices, with an extended network via Publicis Media of over 23,500 employees present in more than 100 countries worldwide. To connect with Digitas or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.