Teradata Senior Financial Analyst, Sales in San Diego, California
Teradata is hiring for a Financial Planning Analyst for the West Region, supporting a Vice President/General Manager within the Teradata Americas Region Sales organization. The Analyst is responsible for revenue recognition, monthly and quarterly financial analysis, monthly and quarterly forecasts, annual plan development, quota development, management review support, and other general financial planning. On a day-to-day basis, this support includes providing information, analysis and recommendations that allow the VP and sales/service management to more efficiently and effectively manage the business, while growing revenue and improving profitability.
High business acumen with the ability to understand and analyze financial data and perform transactional accounting as required.
Exceptional understanding of revenue recognition policies and the ability to apply that understanding to multiple element transactions
Ability to review and interpret complex contract/customer agreement detail
Proficient verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate through all levels of the organization
Having a strong detail-oriented aptitude
Strong leadership and excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to work closely with sales and sales management
The ability to professionally discuss business issues with management and offer advice and alternatives
Ability to utilize information technology to meet team and customer requirements
Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting
Minimum 6 years related work experience
Demonstrated financial/analytical skills gained through formal education, certification and work experience
Knowledge of basic accounting principles, GAAP, and software revenue recognition SOP 97-2
Experience in financial reporting and/or accounting functions
Knowledge of Business Objects and Hyperion
Strong capability in Excel and other windows applications
Experience in Financial Planning
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