• Financial Analyst - Department of Surgery

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 1 month ago(9/10/2019 1:57 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Professional - Finance
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description

    MSK is seeking a Financial Analyst to join the Department of Surgery.  In this role, the Financial Analyst provides financial data analysis for the department under the direction of the Financial Manager, including preparation and monitoring of all operating and capital budgets.


    You will:

    • Collaborate with the Finance Manager on budget variances, financial planning and budgeting.
    • Monitor and report on expenditures to maintain departmental Grants budgets
    • Serve as a financial advisor to the Finance Manager
    • Collect, create and maintains pertinent statistics and data required for reports
    • Prepare variance reports and financial analysis for financial planning
    • Work with the Finance Manager to review monthly statistics and petty cash management, including petty cash auditing
    • Assist Finance Manager with special projects as required

    You are:

    • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
    • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
    • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
    • Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
    • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational
    • Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals
    • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
    • Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
    • Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious
    • Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations

    You have:

    • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience; Master’s Degree preferred
    • 4-7 years experience
    • Advanced Excel skills preferred
    • Experience with Cognos a plus
    • Minimum of 1 year of experience preferred with Business Intelligence and Data Visualization tools (such as IBM Cognos, Python, Tableau)



    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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