Sr Financial Analyst in Irvine, CA at Advantage Solutions

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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    Irvine, CA
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Job Description

Senior Finance Analyst

Advantage Solutions is looking to add an experienced Senior Financial Analyst to its growing Finance team based in its Irvine headquarter location.

You will work with the entire Finance team and business sales leaders to coordinate, plan and drive monthly forecasting, reporting, annual budgeting, project-based analysis and business case modeling. You will leverage intellectual curiosity and analytical finance skills to inform the organization’s continued growth and profitability through insightful analysis, planning and influence.  

At Advantage, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses! Take this opportunity to build your career by joining North America’s leading business Marketing and Sales solutions provider.


  • Forecasting:  Assist with the monthly forecasting process by consolidating inputs, tracking variances and identifying key drivers of change and opportunities to improve accuracy and process.
  • Budgeting:  Assist with the annual budgeting process by developing baseline growth models, driving the planning calendar and designing/creating executive-level rollups for presentation. Communicate and engage cross-functionally to ensure comprehensive budget tied to strategy.
  • Business Analysis:  Identify, structure and conduct ad-hoc analysis to provide decision support and business insights. Perform analysis and modeling in support of RFPs, assessing P&L impacts and making recommendations.
  • Reporting: Contribute and own monthly business performance reporting. Summarize results, provide insights and explaining variances. Manage on-going Key Metric reporting.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or equivalent job-related experience is required; MBA Degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Finance, Economics, Business, Accounting or other related fields
  • Minimum of 5+ years progressively responsible related financial experience required
  • Financial analysis, key performance metrics, budgeting, planning, performance improvement initiatives, new business pro-forma modeling
  • Advanced experience with budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting, financial modeling, trend analysis, and ad hoc financial analysis.
  • Advanced Excel skills and data analysis skills, ideally with experience or interest in automation
  • Hands-on, strong grasp of corporate financial concepts and tools – P&L interpretation, key metrics (NPV and IRR)

What we offer:

  • Full-Time Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Training and Career Development
  • Generous Paid Time-Off