Senior Financial Analyst (Non-Profit)

Chicago, IL |$70-80K | Job ID: 104229

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Job Description

A prominent, nationally recognized non-profit is in search of a Senior Financial Analyst to provide financial strategic direction for their budgets. Located in the Chicagoland area, this organization is recognized as a leader in providing early childhood education services across the United States.


The Senior Financial Analyst will assist with the day-to-day financial responsibilities in the areas of budgeting, forecasting and in-depth analysis of Operations & Maintenance costs.


Senior Financial Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the budget and spending status of assigned divisions and report on financial results to key stakeholders
  • Prepare and analyze financial information to ensure the ongoing management of finances meets approved budgets and reporting requirements
  • Work with divisions to produce accurate forecasts for monthly, quarterly and annual submittals
  • Perform periodic ad-hoc reporting and analysis
  • Assist with ensuring that funder budgets are converted into the fiscal-year operating budget


Senior Financial Analyst Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field
  • 5 years of financial experience (non-profit experience not required)
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Operational knowledge of general ledger software
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to understand, analyze and interpret financial information in varying formats
  • Ability to work with diverse staff and collaborate with all levels of management
  • Previous experience following through on tasks under tight timeframes
  • Deep commitment to advancing diversity, racial equity and inclusion into organizational routines and practice


If you are interested in this Senior Financial Analyst opportunity and meet the above requirements, please apply today!


Thank you,

Jane Finegan
Project Manager, Accounting & Finance Recruiting
LaSalle Network


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