Staff Finance Analyst

Basic Information

Country:

United States

State:

Texas

City:

USA Houston

Date published:

09-Nov-2020

Job ID:

28467

Travel Amount:

None

Description and Requirements

From core to cloud to edge, BMC delivers the software and services that enable over 10,000 global customers, including 84% of the Forbes Global 100, to thrive in their ongoing evolution to an Autonomous Digital Enterprise.
Challenge yourself as a part of a dynamic, fast paced finance team and join BMC Software! At BMC you will have the opportunity to learn about the complete end to end business model that we have while supporting a business that believes in the value of finance.

This exciting role is part of a very collaborative group, where people are willing to step out of their roles to help others. Finance Analysts at BMC serve as trusted finance advisors to the business group and have responsibility for budget, expense and forecasting. In some areas, our finance analysts are handling everything from commissions analysis to complex pricing and portfolio analytics as well as consolidations. As a finance analyst at BMC, you will report directly to a Manager or Director to support the functional group or product line in the business. On a day to day basis, your job duties will include:

  • Compiling and analyzing financial information and trends for the assigned organization
  • Developing and maintaining processes and reports to track key business metrics
  • Analysis and interpretation of data
  • Contribute to the enhancement of policies, procedures, and business practices that improve efficiency within the function and the business
  • Developing and maintaining integrated financial statement plans and forecasts
  • Helping business clients understand the financial impact of their business decisions with accompanying analytics

Analysts on the commissions team are also responsible for the following:

  • Commissions & modeling
  • Evaluating and implementing compensation models and strategies to ensure they continue to align to business metrics
  • Supporting sales in pricing education, interpretation, and deal construction
  • Maintaining current knowledge on market trends and competitive information 
  • Maintaining commissions forecasting and accrual models as well as developing expertise in sales and compensation planning

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Finance or Accounting concentration preferred
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Strong knowledge of financial principles and accounting/budgeting practice
  • Strong analytical and technical skills/ability to learn quickly
  • Strong financial modeling skills
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Understanding of core finance business processes to ensure timely delivery of financial results including Quarterly Business Reviews, close process, SOX controls, and Audit
  • Knowledge of what drives the P&L, including bookings and revenue
  • Background in information technology or software is a plus

It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. BMC never asks for payment from individuals seeking employment with the company.

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