Posted 2 weeks ago

Sr. Financial Analyst

Company: Lions Club International
Category: Accounting/Finance

 Oak Brook

Type: Full Time

Lions Club has a Senior Financial Analyst position open. The Financial Analyst is responsible for timely and accurate financial reporting and analysis. This role will also play a significant part in the budget and forecast process, the annual audit and the annual tax return preparation. Communication and collaboration with other divisions in the organization as well as external consultants and agencies are a key component for this role. Responsibilities:

  • Assists in coordination of budget and forecast process for the association and the foundation.
  • Prepares, reviews, and evaluates monthly, quarterly and annual reports for management and Board of Directors. Reviews and analyzes variances and provides commentary.
  • Monthly account reconciliations, analysis, and related journal entry preparation and posting for the association and foundation.
  • Prepares annual audited financial statements and footnotes. Compiles required schedules for the external auditors for the association and the foundation.
  • Produces analysis of special year-end items.
  • Prepares the 990-tax return including supporting schedules in conjunction with the external tax consultant.
  • Administers financial reporting software system for the association and the foundation. This includes maintenance of the chart of accounts and organization structure and data/system preparation for the cycles (forecast, budget and 5-Year Projection).
  • Prepares and submits U.S. Census Bureau quarterly and annual reports.
  • Maintains capital spend tracking, prepares forecast and budget depreciation and all related reporting.
  • Provides input to manager and assists in implementing department plans and goals.
  • Assists project teams throughout LCI/F with financial guidance.
  • Ensures compliance with financial guidelines, company policies, and relevant legal regulations.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional organizations as appropriate to field.