*Preferred position location: California, USA. Other locations to be determined by home country of successful candidate in a jurisdiction (US state or country) where WVI is registered to operate.
*Internal applicants from WV in Manila are welcome to apply.
*Please submit your CV in English.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:
World Vision is a global Christian relief and humanitarian development organization, focused on helping the most vulnerable children and their communities overcome poverty in some of the world’s toughest places.
World Vision is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst to report on investment and fundraising performance in mature and emerging markets. The Senior Financial Analyst’s high-level analysis and reporting will be used by senior management for strategic decision-making as well as budget and operational planning to deliver the necessary revenue to achieve Our Promise, World Vision’s global strategy. This role will work with key stakeholders around the Partnership and equip individuals to report using consistent metrics from an array of systems across offices. New return on investment methodology will be core to the Senior Financial Analyst’s portfolio.
This role will make a significant impact leading reporting and analysis of global marketing and fundraising performance, trends and return on investment to drive the revenue needed for achieving World Vision’s global strategy, focusing on helping the most vulnerable children and their communities overcome poverty in some of the world’s toughest places.
World Vision is the largest child-focused private charity in the world. Together with our supporters, we’ve impacted the lives of over 200 million vulnerable children by tackling the root causes of poverty.
Through World Vision every 60 seconds…a family gets water…a hungry child is fed…a family receives the tools to overcome poverty.
Lead analysis of financial performance and return on investment reporting of global product lines.
Lead analysis of financial performance and return on investment reporting for investment in emerging markets, a key Strategic Initiative of Our Promise.
Lead analysis of financial performance and return on investment reporting necessary for optimization of fundraising investment across the globe – a key Strategic Initiative of Our Promise.
Ad-hoc projects related to Global Resource Development, as requested.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Minimum of 5 years of work experience in financial analysis or an equivalent reporting and analytics role focused on return on investment data and metrics.
Demonstrated ability to build relationships and influence change in a complex, multi-cultural organization.
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration or a related field, with MBA preferred.
Advanced MS Excel (including PowerPivot) and MS PowerPoint skills.
Proficient in MS Power BI.
Experience with data consolidation and warehousing.
Understanding of the fundamentals of marketing.
Proven ability to develop complex financial analysis and then present it in a concise, impactful way to influence senior leadership.
Certification or coursework taken in MS Excel (including PowerPivot and Power Query).
Experience working in an international or cross-cultural environment.
Strong attention to detail and data review capabilities.
Experience working with financial related metrics and analytics in a marketing context.
Intermediate skillset in MS Power BI.
Fluency in English required.
Ability to work within an office environment and flexibility to work across all time zones in which World Vision functions.
Ability to travel under 5%.