FN – Financial Analyst RFP - This is a multi assignment, base plus bonus task - The base shown is per assignment (project) - the bonus will also be determined per assignment (project).
We seek an experienced part-time, virtual, financial (securities) analyst who has the following background: 1] experience in corporate, and/or industry financial analysis from the investor’s viewpoint, 2] understanding of financial statements and knowing where to find the financial/accounting “buried bodies”, 3] the experience to pull out the significant financial issues in both the P&L, source & aps and balance sheet and to do industry analysis, 4] the ability to dig into the financials of identified companies and industries and to perform tasks 1, 2 and 3 above. We assume in your response that you will demonstrate these abilities and experience by your prior actual work products.
In order to do this well you should have a good level of education/experience in financial analysis/accounting, both corporate and by industry. You should also have an unrelenting drive to reach the truth in financial statements and to show that truth, irrespective of what a company presents. You will have a sufficient, but blocked, turnaround time for each analysis. You do not need to have prose writing skills, as that will be done by others. However, your work will be widely disseminated. Therefore, you need to consider errors as not acceptable.
Send us, in confidence, a bio and some relevant sample work please. Your estimated compensation per project should be based on a typical report being 2-5 pages related to each company report of: a] financial analysis (ie numbers) and b] 2-5 pages of charts made from those numbers 3] all done in a program such as MS Excel. Each such report requires you to make or support, a conclusion(s); not just to write a passive report of your observations. We will provide you with specific: companies, industries and questions to be addressed.