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Client Financial Analyst - MSLGROUP

New York, NY

Finance

Client Financial Analyst - MSLGROUP

Job Description:
MSLGROUP is currently seeking a Client Financial Analyst in our New York office. 

MSLGROUP is a leading global communications organization. We are trusted advisors to some of the world’s biggest brands, helping them creatively engage with their audiences 24/7.

We have a rich heritage: Parisian traditions on the one hand, American culture on the other and a dynamic and rapidly growing Asian voice. That means versatility and flexibility are core markers in our DNA. Our multicultural heritage means we're comfortable in our skin in a communications world where old structures are collapsing, boundaries are blurring and innovative thinking reigns supreme.

Our people are innovators. If you can look at problems in new ways and come up with the solutions nobody had considered before, we will offer you the environment, the space and the inspiration to do so. You’ll be working alongside leading thinkers, with colleagues from around the globe. If you want to be part of the conversations that are shaping the world we live and work in, you’ll want to be here. 
Additional Information:
Responsibilities: 
•Manage all aspect of client billing process, ensuring compliance with client contracts, tracking of client budgets against SOW’s for both time and expense
•Provide analytical reports on monthly revenue results comparisons against budgets, forecasts and projections
•Prepare weekly and monthly projections reports and provide updates to senior leadership team on any major variances, trends or issues
•Ensure timely invoicing and collections of client aged items
•Preparation of monthly client profitability and utilization reporting 
•Review monthly fee and expenses details, ensuring proper time recording and coding of expenses
•Maintain comprehensive filling system for client contracts, SOWs, and any other relevant documentation
•Assist in the training of new and existing staff on internal and client specific policies and procedures as it relates to finance.
•Assist in the collection of data for audit requests

Requirements:
•3-5 year progressive client finance experience
•Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast paced environment
•Excellent oral and written communication skills
•Must show good poise and ability to deliver under pressure
•Detail oriented
•Agency experience a plus
•Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting
•Advanced excel
•Hyperion, SAP a plus
 
About Us:
MSLGROUP is Publicis Groupe’s strategic communications and engagement group, advisors in all aspects of communication strategy: from consumer PR to financial communications, from public affairs to reputation management and from crisis communications to experiential marketing and events. With more than 3,500 people across close to 100 offices worldwide, MSLGROUP is also the largest PR network in Europe, fast-growing China and India. The group offers strategic planning and counsel, insight-guided thinking and big, compelling ideas – followed by thorough execution.

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MSLGROUP is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Please submit application here.

30/09/2016