Associate Analyst/Analyst, Finance Business Partnering

NATIONAL GRID CO USA (NE POWER) - Port Jefferson, NY (30+ days ago)3.9



About the Position:
Finance Business Partnering, Senior Analyst, Budget and Forecasting (NY) provides budgeting and forecasting support to New York. Develops budgets and forecasting models to support data provided by the jurisdiction. Responsible for supporting the budget collection process. Produces communication of the jurisdiction budget and updates to support forecasting.

Reports to the Manager, Budget and Forecasting (NY) and provides budgeting and forecasting support to assist in the planning and performance process.

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):
Responsible for preparing budgets and forecasts to support business guidance.
Creates budgets and forecasts to support the needs of the jurisdiction.
Drafts preliminary budgets by partnering within the jurisdiction to collect financial information.
Creates forecasts to provide planning information to support jurisdiction activities and budgets.
Provides insight by producing preliminary budgets to support review and buy-in.
Supports budget adjustments and reforecasting to meet the needs of the jurisdiction.
Utilizes historical financial data to develop budget and forecasting models.
Applies regulatory requirements for Business Partnering to provide budget and forecasting accuracy.
Performs on-going budget review and forecasting to provide current performance trends to support jurisdiction performance.
Utilizes knowledge of U.S. GAAP, SOX, SEC requirements and IFRS in analysis and scenarios.
Responsible for supporting financial and non-financial controls to meet business requirements.


Knowledge and Experience Required:
Business and financial planning
Budget consolidation
Business unit finance
General Accounting
Data collection and review
U.S. GAAP, SOX, SEC requirements and IFRS
Budgeting, accurate forecasting and KPIs
Analysis of business performance
Project management
Cross-functional business partnerships

Qualifications Required:
Bachelor’s preferred with a minimum of 3 years in business performance, reporting or data analysis
Experience in financial planning activities
Background in business unit finance structures
Experience researching and collecting financial data for accurate budgeting
Demonstrated business forecasting
Background in utility service business activities
Advanced computer skills in MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Access; SAP preferred
Excellent written / oral communication skills, follow-up, and negotiation skills

This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
:Financial Services
Primary Location
:NY-Port Jefferson
:Financial Services
Job Posting
:Aug 14, 2018, 10:37:37 PM
Unposting Date
:Oct 31, 2018, 3:59:00 AM