Senior Financial Analyst

Location: Seattle

Company: NorthStar Energy

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Pacific Northwest

Job Category: Finance

Publish Date: August 26, 2021

Company Description: With operations in Hawaii, Alaska, and California, NorthStar Energy understands that fuel continues to be a vital resource in some of the most complex and remote communities. It is up to us to deliver this commodity safely, ethically, and without harm to the local environment. We believe all businesses must commit to a cleaner future, investing in more efficient operations, products, and services. Our responsibility is to innovatively guide our customers to the future of fuel while navigating the complexities of remote geographies and economies.


  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

NorthStar Energy

The Sr. Financial Analyst, FPA supports the annually budget process, monthly forecasting and reporting processes, business unit operational analysis and ad hoc reporting.

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  • Actively participate in annual budget process to develop business unit budgets in alignment with corporate initiatives.
  • Assist in preparation of monthly financial reporting package including analysis of budget to actual results and an updated outlook for the year.
  • Collaborating with business units, develop timely and accurate monthly financial forecasts with insightful analysis against budget.
  • Support development of management dashboard providing insightful and actionable operational metrics.
  • Develop meaningful business unit operational and investment analysis identifying business drivers, trends, risks and opportunities.
  • Develop, improve and build budget and forecast models, templates and analytical tools.
  • Perform ad hoc business analysis as requested, including research, presenting alternative strategies to current plans, modeling impact of various business decisions.
  • Provide value to the operating companies through detailed business analysis, identification of opportunities and solutions with a clear path of action.
  • Other duties as assigned.


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, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or related field and 5+ years of finance, accounting, or related work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience with financial statement analysis and understanding of accounting
  • Experience with databases, SQL queries and data analytic tools
  • Advanced Excel modeling skills
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Capacity to work independently and as a team member
  • Self-motivated and takes initiative on projects and assignments