Join us in creating a sustainable future and becoming a protector of tomorrow!
Covanta, leading sustainable solutions company, is on an exciting transformational and growth journey. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a dynamic Finance team. We are looking for a high potential hire who is looking to develop and grow in the role.
Sr Analyst, Financial Planning & Analysis
Location:Morristown, NJ (Hybrid work arrangement may be possible)
Reports to: Director, Financial Planning & Analysis
Experience Required: 3+ Years
Travel Percentage: As needed
Education Required:BS or BA degree in finance, accounting, or economics . MBA / CPA a plus
This job offers an exciting growth opportunity with a very competitive Total Rewards package that includes:
A Competitive Base Salary
Performance based Annual Incentive Plan
Great benefits including PTO, health insurance from Day 1, up to 7% company contribution for Retirement Savings Plan and 401K match
About the role
The Senior Analyst, Financial Planning & Analysis will be an integral member of the Covanta Finance team, supporting internal management reporting and financial analysis for total company financial results, budgeting and forecasting process, and provide analytical support across a number of functions including Investor Relations and strategic analysis / special projects.
The position will report to the Director, Financial Planning & Analysis and will entail:
Key team member in the preparation of the company wide process of the annual Budget and monthly forecast
Key team member in the preparation of presentations for executive leadership including monthly forecast and annual budget, as well presentations to the Board of Directors
Prepare, report, and monitor key financial and non-financial performance indicators including reviewing key operating statistics, financial walks vs prior forecast/budget/prior year, preparing/reviewing management dashboards, etc.
Collaboration with key stakeholders: internal finance team; business operations teams for developing forecasts and budgets; accounting / external reporting teams for close process and supporting financial analysis
Provide variance explanations and business insights in concise manner
Performing ad hoc analysis / special projects that may arise in a typical corporate finance organization
Education & Experience requirements
BS or BA degree in finance, accounting, or economics and minimum 3 years relevant experience.
MBA / CPA is a plus.
Other key skills required include:
Very strong analytical skills, especially regarding understanding drivers of P&L and cash flow
Strong computer skills, including high proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
Working knowledge of Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) tools a plus (Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service or Hyperion; SmartView Adhoc reporting)
Self-motivated, high energy, effective at working collaboratively to deliver exceptional results
Ability to interact confidently with all levels of the organization / management
The ability to deliver high quality work under pressure of tight deadlines
Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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