Financial Analyst



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Santa Clarita

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Los Angeles, CA - Metro - (USA) 15821 Ventura Blvd Suite 148 CA Encino , CA 91436

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Job Description

Title: Financial Analyst

Hiring Manager: John Abdullah

Location: Santa Clarita

Brand: Princess Cruises

Length of Contract: 9 Months (through September 30, 2020)

Hours: M-F, 8:30am to 5:30pm

Max Hourly Bill Rate: $46/hour

Interview: Phone Screen, In Person Loop, Hire/No Hire Decision

Submittal: Please submit to Brett Oxenhandler (

About the Role: Princess Cruise Lines is currently searching for a highly motivated Financial Analyst who will support the Manager, Finance with interpreting financial information, identifying and highlighting trends in financial performance, conducting financial analysis, and making recommendations to support processes and profit improvement business operators. This position reports to the Manager, Finance.


* Assists with regular and ad hoc financial reporting and analysis for operations and Senior Management. Ensures reporting is timely and accurate.

* Supports the month-end close process. Assists with monitoring General Ledger entries and ensuring department-level financial reports are accurate.

* Assists with variance analyses and isolating performance drivers including fleet deployment and currency exchange rate fluctuation.

* Acts as a liaison between Operations and Finance. Works with other Finance departments to ensure accounting, planning, and forecasting are properly supported.

* Meets with Manager on a regular basis to review financial performance, discuss accruals and reclassifications and review any new or current operating initiatives.

* Assists with the development of the long-term strategic and yearly operating plans and monthly forecast.

* Assists Manager with collaborating with business operators in profit improvement projects. Assists with analyzing new product and cost savings opportunities.

* Assists with ad hoc analyses for business operators and Senior Management.


* Bachelor's degree in Finance or related field or equivalent work experience.

* Zero to two years of Finance/Accounting experience.

* MBA and/or CMA a plus.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

* Strong quantitative and analytical skills.

* Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills.

* Ability to assist with preparing and presenting financial analyses to a non-finance audience.

* Ability to assist with developing, communicating, and facilitating budget and forecast processes.

Conduct quantitative analyses of information affecting investment programs of public or private institutions. Includes Analyst and Investment Research Analyst. Alternate job titles include: Financial Analyst, Securities Analyst, Investment Analyst, Equity Research Analyst, Credit Products Officer, Operational Risk Analyst, Planning Analyst and Research Analyst.