Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst

Career Area: Business Services

What We're Looking For:
We are seeking a Financial Analyst to join our team. As a Financial Analyst at Barge Design Solutions, you will play a crucial role in providing insightful financial analysis to support strategic decision-making within our firm and provide support to project teams through billing our clients. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and a deep understanding of accounting and financial principles.

Responsibilities:

Provide order-to-cash support to project teams across the strategic lines of business within Barge, from project set up, billing and receivable management.

Perform financial forecasting and analysis to support strategic planning and decision-making processes.

Analyze financial data, trends, and performance metrics to identify areas for improvement and optimization.

Conduct variance analysis to explain discrepancies between actual and budgeted performance and recommend corrective actions.

Assist in the development of financial models, sensitivity analysis, and scenario planning to assess potential outcomes and risks.

Partner with leaders across the firm and collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather relevant financial information and provide valuable insights.

Support ad-hoc finance and accounting projects, initiatives, and decision-making processes as required.

Stay updated on regulatory changes, accounting standards, and industry best practices to ensure compliance and adherence to financial regulations.

Education & Experience Qualifications:
Skills & Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or related field.

Proven experience as a Financial Analyst, Staff Accountant or Project Accountant (or similar role) preferably in a corporate finance or financial services environment.

Strong proficiency in financial modeling, data analysis, and financial reporting tools (e.g., Excel, PowerPoint, ERP systems, PowerBI).

Excellent analytical skills with the ability to interpret financial data and draw meaningful insights.

Solid understanding of accounting concepts and financial principles.

Effective communication skills with the ability to present financial information clearly and concisely to diverse audiences.

Detail-oriented mindset with a high degree of accuracy and integrity in financial analysis and reporting.

Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet tight deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues at all levels of the organization.

Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 550+ people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s Top 500 Design Firms and Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled