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Financial Analyst

Window to the World Communications, Inc. (WTTW/WFMT)


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 WTTW (Chicago PBS) and WFMT (classical music radio station) are looking for a 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.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

·       Support the Senior Director of Finance 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.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

•       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.

 WTTW (Chicago PBS) and WFMT (classical music radio station) are looking for a Financial Analyst. This position will perform Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) duties to support the company, interacting with the leadership team on…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Paid Time Off, Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance, Flex Spending Account, Pre-tax Transit Program, Student Loan Payment/Tuition Reimbursement and 403(b) Retirement Plan

Paid Time Off, Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance, Flex Spending Account, Pre-tax Transit Program, Student Loan Payment/Tuition Reimbursement and 403(b) Retirement Plan

Location

5400 North Saint Louis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625

How to Apply

Please apply directly on WTTW's website: https://phe.tbe.taleo.net/phe03/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=WWCI&cws=40&rid=195

Please apply directly on WTTW's website: https://phe.tbe.taleo.net/phe03/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=WWCI&cws=40&rid=195

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