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Sr. Financial Analyst

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Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is committed to conquering cancer through research, education, and promotion of the highest quality patient care.

Who we are:

ASCO is a stable, forward-thinking membership organization that operates in a results-oriented work environment in which employees’ evaluation emphasizes performance outcomes over presence or time. This is an Alexandria, VA position that offers an excellent benefits package and opportunities to participate in professional development programs. To learn what it’s like to work at ASCO, click here.

Who we are looking for:

ASCO is seeking a mid-level Financial Analyst to be the main contact for staff throughout the budget process, manage the day-to-day operations throughout the budget process, and prepare both monthly and quarterly financial analysis on the organization’s financial health.

If you are looking to use your budgeting expertise along with your financial analysis and analytical skills to indirectly help conquer cancer and make a difference in the world, then we want to hear from you!

This position is located in Alexandria, VA though remote candidates will be considered.

What you will do:

  • Manage ASCO’s annual budget process including communicating with and assisting staff in developing program and department budgets, reviewing and finalizing budgets within defined parameters, and providing support for presentation of budgets to the Finance Committee and Board
  • Analyze monthly financial information (e.g. revenues, expenditures, and cash management) and provide explanation for all material variances against budgets
  • Prepare financial analyses and modeling of selected accounts and programmatic activities on a periodic and ad hoc basis, prepare quarterly financial statement analyses and dashboards for Finance Committee and Board meetings, and provide support in preparation for Finance Committee and Board meetings
  • Identify and drive process improvements, including the creation of universal and customized reports and tools for budget managers
  • Develop, implement, and enforce organizational policies and procedures that leverage best practices to ensure the optimization of resources
  • Provide analysis of trends and forecasts and recommend actions for optimization
  • Provide back-up support to other ASCO entities as needed
  • What you will need in order to be successful:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or combination of relevant work experience and education
  • 5-7 years of experience with continuous growth as a financial analyst or in a finance/accounting function
  • Proficiency working with a sophisticated budget system; and having experience with Prophix is a plus
  • Experience working with a relational database and generating management reports and financial statements
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs with advanced Excel experience; and an openness to adapting to new technology
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principals
  • Excellent attention to detail with strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at a given time, with the ability to prioritize and adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability to clearly and directly communicate to all levels of staff, both verbally and in writing

Ideal candidates will also contribute:

  • MBA Degree
  • Experience working in a non-profit organization
  • Experience with implementing a budgeting tool


ADA/Physical Requirements

  • No special requirements

Travel

  • 1-5 days/year


This position is located in Alexandria, VA though remote candidates will be considered.

ASCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) 

Are you interested in making a world of difference in cancer care?

Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer, the American Society of…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Alexandria, VA
Associated Location
Alexandria, VA, USA

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