Financial Analyst in Carlsbad, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 7/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Financial Analyst

This position will perform various financial analyses, develop actionable recommendations, and present and execute on such recommendations. Presenting to senior-level executives will be commonplace.  From time to time, this position may be called upon to perform special projects outside the conventionally defined purview of finance. Negotiating and managing internal and external relationships is critical to the success of this position.


Responsibilities include financial reporting, data analysis, data modeling, presentation and coalition building. This is a broadly defined role with the opportunity to make a major impact in our organization.

  • Develop, maintain and distribute ad-hoc reports and financial models as needed.
  • Prepare monthly executive financial package.
  • Perform statistical analysis on financial data, identify trends and develop hypotheses.
  • Assist in the budget & forecast process and maintain data integrity within the information system.
  • Analyze and report upon actual vs. budget/forecast variances.
  • Define and develop key performance indicators; analyze and interpret financial and operational performance, and track key operational objectives and strategic initiatives to improve efficiency and profitability.
  • Evaluate operational efficiencies in various areas of the organization.
  • Develop hypotheses, gather data, brainstorm alternatives, and generate recommendations.
  • Integrate broad sets of data into frameworks which can then be used to synthesize learning and develop strategy.
  • Support M & A activities.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or Economics required. Masters degree preferred.
  • 5+  years  of  relevant  business  experience.
  • Proven analytical, problem solving, and quantitative abilities that can be demonstrated through coursework in finance, accounting, statistics, and math, as well as in work­ related experience.
  • Excellent research, analytical, and modeling skills.
  • Outstanding presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal.