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FINANCIAL ANALYST , Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) , to directly support the work of the finance manager. Will conduct financial analyses and modeling to aid in strategic decision making; maintain roles authorities for all 150 SMART accounts; partner with finance colleagues, PIs, and department administrators to provide financial reports with narrative analysis; review and process expense reports and maintain a record and reporting system for calculating faculty ground days in Singapore; work with finance manager to implement a new financial reporting system and with IS&T to finalize development; identify and track accounts and transactions that are high audit risks and lead efforts to improve fiscal controls; maintain expense records; review and edit budget justification and funds request documents; monitor/manage financial activity on MIT and billing account; and perform related duties/special projects as requested.
REQUIRED : bachelor's degree (MBA or master's preferred) in finance, data analysis, management, or related field; at least three years' relevant experience with increasing levels of responsibility, preferably in higher education; ability to navigate complex operational and financial systems; willingness to dive deep into details while keeping a big picture mindset; strong time and project management skills; self-motivation; willingness to work collaboratively with colleagues; advanced Excel skills, including querying, pivot tables, and formulaic knowledge; and working knowledge of budget management, financial analysis, and financial modeling. Must be able to work with all levels of management, adapt quickly to changing circumstances, work independently, manage multiple projects simultaneously, organize workload to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment, and clearly communicate in writing. Experience with Google sheets, Tableau, Oracle, SAP, and Brio Query a plus. Job #17261-7
Internal Number: 17261
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