WTTW (Chicago PBS) and WFMT (classical music radio station) are looking for a Sr. Financial Analyst. This position will perform Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) duties to support the company, interacting with the leadership team on reporting, forecasts, budgets and variance analysis.
Support the Director of FP&A and CFO with planning, developing, controlling operating budgets and quarterly forecast updates.
Provide analytical support for leadership team, along with other ad-hoc requests as needed, including development of comprehensive financial models and PowerPoint presentations.
Perform variance analysis of key drivers vs. plan and forecast.
Perform data analysis and help identify expense reduction opportunities.
Analyze profitability of operating divisions, and make recommendations to improve performance.
Create revenue and expense projections.
Special financial analysis projects as requested.
Other ad-hoc duties as delegated.
Advanced analytical and quantitative skills, with the ability to interpret financial and operational data, and inform scenario planning and forecasting.
A strong attention to detail, capabilities to organize and prioritize workload, manage time productively and meet critical deadlines.
Excellent communication skills.
Proficiency with ERP systems. Microsoft Dynamics preferred.
Demonstrated ability in utilizing spreadsheet software including pivot tables, formulas and dashboards.as well as advanced user in Microsoft Excel and proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
EXPERIENCE: Candidate must have 3-5 years of Financial Analysis experience. Experience in public broadcasting media preferred.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business related major.
Additional Salary Information: Paid Time Off, Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance, Flex Spending Account, Pre-tax Transit Program, Student Loan Payment/Tuition Reimbursement and 403(b) Retirement Plan
About Window to the World Communications, Inc. (WTTW/WFMT)
Window to the World Communications, Inc. (WTTW/WFMT) is Chicago’s premier public media organization committed to creating and presenting unique content for television, radio, and digital media.
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