The CareerCatchers, Inc. (4873)
To: Employment Counselor
Date: 04/15/2024
is now hiring! 20003

Washington, DC, 20003


Financial Analyst - Entry Level
Benefits: Candidates on temporary assignment may qualify for our competitive benefits package which includes group health, life and disability insurance and voluntary benefits such as retirement savings and holiday pay. Salary range: $19.00 to $22.00 hourly
Employment status: Contract / Temporary


Are you looking for a position that offers an excellent growth opportunity? Professionals looking for an opportunity as an entry-level Financial Analyst should apply through Robert Half. As the Financial Analyst, you will deliver daily support to the accounting and finance departments as well as perform routine assignments and solve routine/standard problems with limited discretion. This is an entry-level role. You should be able to manage uncertainty and a generous amount of information. If you are a solution-oriented critical thinker with a passion for analysis, this is the Financial Analyst opportunity for you! Offered on a short-term duration, this is a contract / temporary position.


- Manage several aspects of the monthly/quarterly/annual close process (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations, expense analysis, and trend analysis, variance analysis)

- Generate ingenious alternatives and ideas to reduce costs and grow financial performance of a company

- Assess and query a vast amounts of data

- Offer support in the organization of monthly financial reporting and other business data

- Team up on annual budgeting process

- Reinforce the monitoring and maintaining internal accounting controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements

- Very likely have to describe hard financial subjects to non-financial staff members in special projects

- Determine veritable results at the corporate and division levels

- Utilize skill set in ensuring adequate controls and procedures

- Capable of assisting internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits

- Solidify and inspect budgets and income statement forecasts


- Less than one year of experience

- Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

- Experience with Azure SQL Database

- Comprehensive knowledge of Corporate Procurement

- Expertise in Global Procurement

- Foundational knowledge in App Data

- Proficiency in account analysis

- Background in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly valued (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- Candidate must have substantial computer experience including word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Capable of working independently with minimal oversight

If you have previous experience in this type of position and are available to start immediately, we want to hear from you today!


Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit for more information.

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