Financial Analyst

Spot FreightFinance 0-2 Years

Job Description

About Spot

Since 2009, Spot has built a team of motivated and knowledgeable employees dedicated to making sure every shipment, every customer, and every contract carrier is taken care of. That’s why, no matter what time or day, we’re always available. Consistently ranked on the Inc. 5000’s Fastest Growing Companies and IBJ’s Fast 25, we have grown into one of the fastest growing companies in the nation with over 200 employees across our 2 locations. We have plans to hire an additional 350 people by 2023. Join a team that rewards your hard work and is committed to your success.

What You’ll Be Doing:

The Financial Analyst will work directly with Spot’s Manager of Financial Reporting & Analysis, CFO, and other senior management to support business needs in various areas of financial analysis and reporting. The Financial Analyst will have expertise in using Microsoft Excel, writing SQL queries & reports, and an understanding of key finance & accounting principles. Employee must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, entrepreneurial, and have an ability to multi-task, as there will likely be multiple ongoing projects at all times.
Develop and maintain customized financial and operational reports across multiple business areas for use by senior management, including:
Sales-Related Reporting & Analysis
Work with sales teams to track monthly sales goals & ongoing reporting of related results.
Daily/weekly/monthly sales & customer performance reporting.
Work with Sales Directors to prepare standardized sales rep dashboard reporting, performance scorecards & KPI’s.
Customer Reporting
Create customer-specific monthly reports and analyses.
Work directly with sales reps to analyze monthly results, trends & opportunities.
Automate existing and future reports to improve company efficiency.
Prepare “ad hoc” financial analysis at request of CFO and other senior management.
Present findings & provide recommendations to senior management regarding financial analysis performed.

Our Ideal Candidate Is/Has:

Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Finance, Accounting or related field.
1+ Year of relevant experience.
Expertise in Microsoft Office programs, SQL, PowerBI (or other business intelligence tools).
Experience with Microsoft Great Plains is a plus.

Why Spot?

Be able to make an immediate impact in a rapidly growing company
Comprehensive training program to set you up for success
Ongoing career development and internal advancement opportunities
Modern, downtown office with a bowling alley and an on-site gym
Casual dress code- Spot gear for the days you can’t decide what to wear
Convenient downtown parking
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
Life insurance and 401k with employer match

Spot Freight provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Spot Freight is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a disability, you need a reasonable accommodation, please send an email to to notify us of your request. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Posted On

July 2, 2019