Skip to content


Cincinnati, Ohio - USD Full Time Posted: Friday, 11 January 2019
312 Elm St # 20, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA Req #6537 Thursday, November 29, 2018

Are you a Financial Analyst looking to take your career to the next level?

Come join Gannett/USA TODAY Network, a top global digital media company, which reaches more than 100 million people monthly through a powerful network of mobile & publishing properties.

Explore the possibilities as a Financial Analyst with Gannett Co, Inc., for our Finance Hub in Cincinnati OH. We are seeking someone with solid financial analysis knowledge and strong technical skills for our Automotive channel.

This position is responsible for successfully working with the auto group, including sales leaders, Directors, Auto Finance Director and VP of Auto to complete tasks associated with analytic processes, commission processing, forecasting, performance metrics, tracking,
sales analytics and ad hoc reporting along with forward thinking analysis around profitability, stability and viability for business channel success. This position reports to the Analysis and Operations Supervisor and collaborates with leadership in the Auto channel and throughout Gannett.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop relationships and provide direct support to the auto channel and various levels of management.

  • Development and implementation of standardized analytical tools and reporting as well as ad hoc reporting when needed.

  • Coordinates all analytical needs of the auto channel.

  • Anticipates and resolves complex issues/needs for business unit.

  • Performs complex financial planning and analysis, including forecasting, budgeting and ad hoc P&Ls.

  • Fulfills group/divisional requests for the Auto Finance Director and the channel.

  • Standardizes, streamlines and offers solutions to manual or inefficient processes.

  • Provide and maintain excellent customer service to the auto channel.

  • Required Competencies:

  • Strong technical skills including Excel, Access, BPC/EPM, EDMS, Lawson.
  • Power Pivot, MDX, VBA, preferred but not necessary.
  • Understanding of the GL and Financial Statements.
  • Customer/Client orientation.
  • Strong communication at all levels both verbal and written.
  • Here's what you need:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Finance, Accounting, Economics or related field.

  • Two + years of Full time work experience in financial analysis, general accounting, cost accounting, economic analysis, systems analysis, or related area.

  • Highly proficient in Excel spreadsheets and other computer applications/software to provide fiscal analysis.

  • Reasonable knowledge of budgetary management and accounting principles, and procedures.

  • Strong decision-making ability.

  • Must be able to work in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment, with the ability to initiate improvements in budgetary operations.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to be able prepare and present reports.

  • Ability to perform standardized and statistical computations.

  • Big picture perspective and ability to manage vision but also the ability to perform the detailed assignments as needed.

  • Media or publishing media experience preferred.

  • Time management skills with the ability to follow up, plan accordingly and ensure deadlines are met.


  • Other details

  • Job Family Finance
  • Job Function Finance/Accounting
  • Pay Type Salary
  • 312 Elm St # 20, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

  • Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
    1/11/2019 8:06:26 AM

    We strongly recommend that you should never provide your bank account details to an advertiser during the job application process. Should you receive a request of this nature please contact support giving the advertiser's name and job reference.