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POSITION: Financial Analyst I

SUPERVISOR: Chief Financial officer

STATUS: Salary/Exempt


COMPANY

The Mission of the Food Bank is to mobilize resources to fight hunger in our community. The Food Bank serves more than 900,000 clients on a monthly basis and, in 2020 distributed 174 million pounds of food, the equivalent of 143 million meals. Los Angeles Regional Food Bank employees are hired because of their skills, and because of their commitment to our mission. This means that each of us, working together, will do all that we can to fulfill our vision that no one goes hungry in Los Angeles County. Our core values include: Respect, Stewardship & Accountability, Collaboration, Urgency, Service, Integrity and Diversity. Our organization is committed to maintaining a positive and engaging workplace for all employees.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTION

The Financial Analyst I regularly interacts with cross-functional teams throughout the organization and interprets financial information effectively to form meaningful analyses for management. The Financial Analyst I exercises good judgment, stays focused on results, and ensures the integrity of financial reporting in a fast-paced dynamic environment. A major focus of the Financial Analyst I will be in the area of inventory control, where they will act as a primary liaison between the Accounting and IOC departments. The Financial Analyst I will help ensure the dollar value integrity of our inventory valuation.


WHAT YOU’LL DO

Primarily responsibilities: Reconciliation of the inventory sub-ledger to the general ledger. Prepare and reconcile the monthly inventory roll-forward report. Monitor and validate the dollar value of all inventory transactions. Support creation of the annual budget, forecasts and projections. Analyzes and verifies financial operating statements, records and procedures including cash, bank statements, collections, disbursements, accounts payable and other assets and liabilities. Assists in oversight/tracking of budget expenditures by preparing & tracking invoices, transfer requests, purchase orders, contract agreements, etc. Assists with budget reconciliation using Excel. Coordinates activities between finance and other departments for questions and issues related to program planning and control or other financial issues as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as a Financial Analyst or equivalent position
  • Proven track record working in cross-functional teams within a distribution/logistics environment
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Good working knowledge of Access, Word and Powerpoint
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics/Navision highly preferred or similar multi-dimensional ERP software
  • Experience with Insightsoftware’s Jet Global financial reporting tool highly preferred
  • Ability to effectively communicate across Departments and with Senior Management (oral, written)
  • Effectively handles pressures and demands of multiple internal/external customers and competing priorities
  • Consistently challenges current status and shows how things can be improved
  • Food or Distribution industry experience preferred
  • Ability to maintain excellent quantity and quality of work in a high-volume, fast-paced work environment.
  • Passion for the advancement of the organization’s mission.
  • Commitment to the seven values of the organization: respect, stewardship & accountability, collaboration, urgency, service, integrity and diversity.


As a part of the Food Bank’s pre-employment screening process, all potential employees are subject to a Criminal Background Check.

In instances of a federal, state or locally declared emergency, Los Angeles Regional Food Bank is typically considered an essential service and emergency responder; all of its employees may be called in to perform regular or emergent duties.

Los Angeles Regional Food Bank is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

POSITION: Financial Analyst I

SUPERVISOR: Chief Financial officer

STATUS: Salary/Exempt


COMPANY

The Mission of the Food Bank is to mobilize resources to fight hunger in our community. The Food Bank serves more than 900,000 clients on a…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 1, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$58,000 - $70,000

Benefits

BENEFITS

We offer a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts.
  • Employer paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability.
  • 403(b) retirement savings plan.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Vacation: Two weeks for the first three years.
  • Sick Time: Ten days per year.
  • Holidays: Nine paid holidays, eligible upon date of hire.

BENEFITS

We offer a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts.
  • Employer paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability.
  • 403(b…

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Los Angeles, CA
Associated Location
1734 East 41st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90058, United States

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