CBRE Finance Analyst- REMOTE in Wichita, Kansas
Finance Analyst- REMOTE
Areas of Interest
Remote - US - Remote - US - United States of America
Financial Analyst, FP&A
CBRE is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with the #1 global market position in leasing, property sales, property management, occupier outsourcing and valuation.
CBRE’s Advisory Finance Team is looking to add a Financial Analyst as a key member in facilitating the financial processes for the US divisions team. This opportunity allows you to come in and learn CBRE’s corporate real estate operations as well as financial tools & processes from the ground up. This position will have access to the full P&L and will partner with the Senior Financial Analyst and Business Operations to facilitate the forecast, budget, and approval processes for a specific division or market area.
Our next team member has a desire to impact the business by thoroughly understanding the financials, can move at a fast pace (pivoting and improving are key), has a passion for the Corporate Real Estate Industry (no prior experience is needed, just a desire to learn). To be successful you will need to have a self-motivated work ethic as individual contribution is key to the success of the team.
This position is set-up to further your career development within CBRE, giving you visibility into departments across the organization including marketing, research, operations, HR, sales management, accounting, and exposure to finance & market leadership.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primarily responsible for the financial processes around operational expenses and compensation for multiple market areas or an Advisory line of business. To be able to translate operations of a US market or line of business into the P&L through the financial process such as annual budgeting, monthly forecasting, and close process. Work as a business partner to the operations team to track key financial metrics such as headcount/ compensation, producer expenses T&E/Marketing, and facilities cost.
Learn the financial tools such as Cognos TM1, MTA (Internal subledger system), Power BI and learn how to use these tools to efficiently complete CBRE’s financial processes and provide key analysis for the finance organization as well as market insights.
Advance the vision of the financial innovation office to provide one source of financial truth and continue to move away from being “report driven machines” to delivering data driven financial insights about the business through dashboarding and automation.
Performs approval requirements as needed for the hiring compensation process, commission overrides, journal entries etc. Be an actively engaged team member of the Advisory finance team. For the team to succeed and continuously move forward & improve, we must work collaboratively together by mentoring, training, encouraging, and engaging with each other.
No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.
Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to co-workers. May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university in a business related field.
0-2 years in prior FP&A role, or similar experience in expense or P&L management.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively present information to supervisors and finance management in an efficient, timely, & reliable manor.
Requires knowledge of basic financial terms, concepts and accounting principles.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
Computer skills, including specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.).
Preferred - Forecasting & Reporting Systems requirements a must (Hyperion Essbase, Cognos TM1, Vena)
Preferred - Power BI / Tableau Skills
*Colorado Residents: CBRE carefully considers multiple factors to determine compensation, including a candidate’s education, training, and experience. The minimum salary for the Finance Analyst position is $60,000 annually and the maximum salary for the Finance Analyst position is $70,000 annually. The compensation that is offered to a successful candidate will depend on the candidate’s skills, qualifications, and experience. Successful candidates will also be eligible for a discretionary bonus based on CBRE’s applicable benefit program.
CBRE is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law.
An additional requirement for this role is the ability to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing.
NOTE: An additional requirement for this role is the ability to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing.
CBRE, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer (Women/Minorities/Persons with Disabilities/US Veterans)