Salary Mid-Point: $75,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

IFG's client in downtown Chicago is seeking a Financial Analyst to join their team. Newsweek ranked our client in the Top 100 list for 2021 of America's most loved places to work!! 

Financial Analyst

RESPONSIBILITIES
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  • Leverage business intelligence systems, robust data analytics, and strategic thinking to perform analysis related to the Finance team's current initiatives and effectively communicate findings
  • Utilize database technologies and Excel to develop, improve, and/or maintain standard reporting processes and design new analyses in collaboration with management
  • Prepare and distribute certain regularly scheduled and ad hoc reports, budgets, and forecasts using best technological practices
  • Provide support to the Finance team on cross-functional projects including (but not limited to) work related to operations, revenue management, capital investment analysis, group sales, and specific property performance
  • Provide as needed support for corporate and senior management, including (but not limited to) annual strategy reviews, corporate budgets, executive leadership team/board of director presentations, and corporate transactions (e.g., corporate financings, M&A activities, etc.)
  • Assist in preparation of materials for internal reporting to senior management/owners by identifying appropriate metrics, collecting data, synthesizing findings, and presenting pertinent information
  • Identify issues, opportunities, and their key drivers through analyses performed/reports prepared, present conclusions to management
  • Proactively seek out opportunities to better inform the team's data-driven decisions through improved quality of data presented.
  • Assist with Labor Management System 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum four year degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Hospitality, or related field.
  • Demonstrated interest in working with database systems.
  • Excellent analytical skills and detailed knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to learn and retain information quickly.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Tableau experience
  • Coding experience / interest