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Senior Analyst, Finance

Rosalind Franklin University
North Chicago, IL 60064
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Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Location: North Chicago, IL, US

Position Summary

The Senior Financial Analyst will work with key college, program or administrative managers to create annual budgets, prepare forecasts, prepare and monitor financial results, and finance representative to delegated college or administrative units.

Who We Are

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science (RFU) is a graduate health sciences university committed to serving the population through the interprofessional education of health and biomedical professionals and the discovery of knowledge dedicated to improving wellness. The university embodies the spirit of inquiry and excellence modeled by its namesake Dr. Rosalind Franklin, whose Photo 51 was crucial to solving the structure of DNA.

Today, the university's colleges continue Dr. Franklin's legacy through rigorous academics, pioneering research, and innovative community service. RFU is nationally recognized for its research in areas including neuroscience, brain-related diseases, inherited disorders, proteomics, cancer cell biology and immunology, cardiac resuscitation, and gait and balance. Our unique interprofessional education model allows students to learn about, from and with each other in a variety of settings, including our simulation labs, the community outreach programs, and through partnerships with area hospitals and clinics.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Provide applicable and timely financial analysis/reporting as a strategic aid in decision making support, including predefined performance indicators and benchmarks.
  • Assist in preparing and analyze all internal/external financial reporting
  • Develop routine updates to multi-year operating, capital, and investment plans
  • Analyze cash activities and prepare projections as scheduled for asset planning
  • Create and utilize financial sensitivity models for projections
  • Prepare annual operating and capital budgets; monitor results; investigate variances; communicate/present activity to budget administrators; evaluate for corrective measures and opportunities
  • Provide fiscal training and service support to budget administrators regarding best practices, reporting, and related technical applications/software
  • Execute financial or planning projects of diverse natures and complexities with limited supervision by formulating objectives and theories or making suitable judgments where necessary
  • Perform other financial analyst duties as assigned

Required Education & Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or equivalent work experience
  • Must achieve satisfactory results from a background check

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Maintain current knowledge in financial, budgeting, forecasting practices and procedures
  • Effective technical, analytical, research, problem solving, and communication skills
  • Advanced strategic planning, policy development, and risk management
  • Superb interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • Works positively and effectively across a diverse group of constituents
  • Proven team player who is highly motivated

Preferred Qualifications
  • CPA or MBA preferred
  • Experience in a health care of University environment

Typical Physical Demands & Working Conditions
  • Selected candidate must have the mental and physical capabilities to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

EOE, Including Disability / Vets


Posted: 2021-04-27 Expires: 2021-05-29

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