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The Red Hat Global Business Delivery team is looking for an enthusiastic Principal Financial Analyst to join us in Pune, India.
In this role, you will be responsible for building financial data models, performing data analysis and research to support global finance leaders in their decision-
making. Your success will depend on the ability to collaborate with and persuade stakeholders to take action on intelligence and recommendations that you provide in this role.
Primary job responsibilities
Assist in reviewing financial results during month and quarter end
Create and maintain a central repository system with several levels of data to demonstrate monthly and quarterly performance from a top-
down view of the business
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including regional and global stakeholders; produce KPIs to measure renewals and their impact on the overall business
Ability to quickly produce ad-hoc reports and analytics in an effective manner
Develop business review plans and spreadsheet-based financial models to support data-driven decision-making
Provide analytical support and consultation to global and regional team
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, a quantitative field, or statistics
10+ years of experience creating business review plans and financial models
Proven record of working with huge data sets with direct experience using SQL and Python
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Ability to take complex business logic and translate it into functional system logic
Spreadsheet skills with proven experience managing large data sets, preparing various reports and dashboards for executives
Experience using at least one data mining tool like SAP Business Objects (BOBJ), SAS, or Hyperion
Experience using at least one data discovery tool like QlikView or Tableau
Willingness to quickly learn and adopt other programing languages like R and demonstrate the learning by building predictive models and solving business problems
Willingness to consistently work extended hours during periods of high demand like quarter or year end; this may include weekends
Coachable, motivated, and detail-oriented with the ability to work as part of a team; focused on and diligent in leading and delivering results
Previous experience in subscription business, renewals, and compliance is a plus
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