The Financial Analyst will be a key member of the Finance department and will support the planning and analysis of the New York Mets and its affiliates. The role will be a key contributor in analyzing financial performance and determining revenue and profit growth opportunities across the organization. This position will work closely with various departments and build strong relationships. They will be a champion to help identify best practices and key finance reporting metrics.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist in the preparation of the annual budget and quarterly forecast
Perform account and department analysis, with a focus on the Marketing and Content Development business segment, and effectively communicate findings and observations to a broad audience
Utilize financial systems and tools to develop reports and analyze data
Support and engage various departments on key drivers that impact their business
Prepare and maintain various financial reports, KPIs, dashboards and other related information
Engage in ad-hoc financial analyses and projects, including special projects that are visible to the executive leadership team
Support the Financial Planning department from an administrative capacity
Minimum of 2 years of prior work experience or internship program
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
Possess strong quantitative and analytical skills
Excellent communication skills in both oral and written settings
Detailed oriented with good organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
Be considered a critical thinker that can apply professional skepticism as needed
'Strong work ethic, results-oriented, and high standard of quality / performance
Proficient in MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Prior experience or exposure to Workday, Adaptive Insights, or any ERP is a plus
Prior media / sports / entertainment experience is a plus
The above information is intended to describe the general nature, type, and level of work to be performed. The information is not intended to be an exhaustive or complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The individual selected may perform other related duties as assigned or requested.
The New York Mets recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and value the unique qualities individuals of various backgrounds and experiences can offer to the Organization. Our continued success depends heavily on the quality of our workforce. The Organization is committed to providing employees with the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential.