Financial or Business Analyst Intermediate

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

ID: 7245172
Posted: May 16, 2024
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Responsibilities*
Partner with finance and operational leaders to provide financial analysis support including budget development, variance analysis, monthly reporting, business planning, costing, performance measurement, and proforma modeling.
Design, develop and recommend new approaches, methodologies and tools for data-driven decision-making and planning.
Participate in multidisciplinary teams evaluating strategic, operational, and financial aspects of the clinical enterprise
Perform business case analysis, including the creation of financial models and analysis of business trends to support growth opportunities
Participate in special projects to improve reporting, analysis, and internal processes to achieve productivity improvements and customer service delivery
Prepare and communicate monthly financial and operational reports/results to departments and stakeholders
Prepare ad hoc analyses and other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications*
In order to be considered for this position the applicant must have met or will have met all the required qualifications prior to the start date of employment.

A Bachelor's degree or higher, preferably in Business, Economics, Finance, Health Administration, or a related field
2 - 5 years of professional experience
Familiarity with data modeling, and other analytical tools/techniques surrounding business and financial analytics.
Problem solving capabilities including root cause analysis, process comprehension, development of alternative solutions, and recommended course of action
Financial systems acumen, including considerable experience with Microsoft products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)
Ability to assess competing priorities, manage workflow and meet operational deadlines with minimal supervision
Demonstrated understanding of basic financial acumen. Including knowledge of financial statements and financial metrics.
Desired Qualifications*
Oracle, Hyperion, or PeopleSoft experience
Experience with data querying tools, or experience working with relational databases
Ability to translate analyses into actionable information for decision making
Strong communication skills - both oral and written. Ability to analyze large amounts of complex information to present simple and concise material to the appropriate audience
Experience in a healthcare, higher education and/or academic medical center setting desired.
NOTE: Please include a cover letter that addresses how your experience meets the job requirements. In order to transmit the cover letter, it should be included as a page of your resume.