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Sr Cloud Financial Analyst in Jersey City, NJ at Verisk Analytics

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

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Verisk Analytics has an amazing story to tell. In 2016, Forbes magazine named Verisk Analytics to its World’s Most Innovative Companies list and to its America’s Best Large Employers list. If you’re looking for a career that transforms, inspires, challenges, and rewards you, then come join us.

At Verisk, you can build a rewarding career with challenging and meaningful work; create a positive, lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package.

Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. We’ve been delivering data, analytics, and decision support services to our customers for more than 45 years. At Verisk, you’ll be part of an organization that’s committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate.

About us…

Verisk's Information Systems & Technology team is seeking a Sr Cloud Financial Analsyt to be our point person for tracking expense details and forecasting expense performance.  Our IT team currently uses PeopleSoft Financials and Apptio.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable learning these systems. 


Other key responsibilities include:

• Create, analyze and present Business Cases for moving Assets to the External Cloud to Sr. management                                                                                                           

• Analyze Cloud Spend for reduction/optimization opportunities                               

• Implement improvements to IT financial processes where needed                            



• 5+ years of experience in a financial/information systems environment

• BS degree in Finance, Information Systems, or related discipline

• Knowledge of External Cloud Economics AWS, Azure, etc.

• Experience with the PeopleSoft Financials software package – General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Asset Management

• Experience leading the creation and analysis of internal financial reports in support of senior management

• Experience building and presenting Financial Business Cases (NPV, Payback Period, IRR, etc.).

• Experience interacting with Sr Management

• Effective communication and teamwork skills required, as position requires extensive interaction with internal employees from around the organization

• Proficiency with PeopleSoft, Excel and PowerPoint. 

• Knowledge of Apptio TBM Tool desirable. 


We offer an excellent compensation package. Our benefits package is competitive and includes full healthcare options, a 401(k) plan, and generous paid time off program.


Verisk Analytics is and Equal Opportunity Employer