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Financial Analyst

  • Alpharetta, United States of America
  • Finance & Audit
  • Full time
  • J00128952

Job Summary:

The Financial Analyst is primarily responsible for providing proactive and insightful financial analysis to support the Technology division within the USIS business unit to enable USIS to reach its short and long term strategic and financial objectives. Often interface with the Technology Senior management team to deliver financial information in a concise and meaningful manner to foster effective decision making. This position will be one of the Subject matter experts for Technology Finance within USIS, and will have an influential role with the Technology Management team.

Who is Equifax?

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence.

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.

The Perks of being an Equifax Employee?

  • We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.

  • Grow at your own pace through online courses at Learning @ Equifax.

What You’ll Do

  • Drive value-added planning, budgeting and forecasting activities. Work with various areas of the business and business unit management to prepare annual budgets, including summarizing the budget and preparing presentations supporting Technology initiatives.

  •  Analyze Technology spending (operating and capital) and trends, and preparing a myriad of reports and synopsis of the business results for reporting to the business and management.

  •  Work with the various areas of the business, managers and business unit management on monthly financial forecasts reflecting expenses, headcount, capital and other metrics.

  •  Develop business cases along with the business case sponsor and various business areas.

  •  Assist in preparation and implementation of new standardized reporting model (COGS, COS, Development, G&A, etc.)

Qualifications

  • University Bachelor degree in Finance or a related discipline

  • 5+ years of experience in a finance related capacity

  • Experience to include creation and presentation of complex business cases.

  • Experience with the concept of Capitalized Development spending. 

  • Must be able to work as a member of a team and influence others.

  • Must have strong PC skills, with a particular emphasis on Microsoft Excel.

Extra Points for any of the Following

  • MBA or Master’s level degree

  • Possess a financial designation (e.g. CFA or CPA)

  • Experience using Hyperion, Oracle Projects and/or OBI (Business Intelligence Objects)

  • Knowledge/Experience with Cloud costing

Success Attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?

  • Accountability

  • Bravery

  • Curiosity

  • Collaboration

  • Think and act differently

  • Trust

  • Ownership

  • Decide-Execute-Ship

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!


Who is Equifax?

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity employer, and qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, service in the Armed Forces, protected veteran status, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, citizenship status or any other status protected by law.

For US Applicants

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