CRST The Transportation Solution, Inc. is Delivering Promises and Driving Success to Ensure Everyone Has What's Needed to Live and Thrive. Today, more than ever, we are looking for talented individuals who will help us bring this vision to life.

Financial Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Ontario, CA
  • # of Openings: 1

Corporate Overview: CRST The Transportation Solution, Inc. is delivering promises and driving success so we can all have what we need to live and thrive. We need talented individuals to help us bring this vision to life.  

Job Summary:

This individual is responsible for extracting data and the timely and accurate financial analysis for the division.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial and analytical support to the management teams (local and corporate).
  • Provide timely, relevant and accurate analysis of the results against historical, planned, forecasted and strategic planning results to facilitate decision-making.
  • Perform ad hoc or specific "what-if" analysis as needed.
  • Understand and monitor the key operating metrics of the divisions operating locations and provide management with analysis to improve operating metrics.
  • Demonstrate insightful use of financial analysis techniques, tools and concepts to provide practical counsel to company managers in order to drive business results.
  • Prepare financial and operational processes and provide recommendations for improvement resulting in increased efficiencies and cost savings.
  • Review pricing models for new business opportunities.
  • Ensure integrity of the company's financial information.

Competencies/Critical Skills:

  • Proven track record of successful performance
  • Thinks strategically – champions change, analyzes issues, uses sound judgment, and makes decisions
  • Operates with integrity and a moral compass
  • Exhibits a strong work ethic and is loyal
  • Has aspirations for future success
  • Manages, plans, and executes
  • Drives for results with an appropriate level of urgency
  • Maximizes relationships, fosters collaboration and builds trust
  • Communicates effectively – speaks with impact, listens and writes effectively
  • Develops self through continuous learning
  • Has a history of successfully extracting key information from business systems

Experience, Education, Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience in the transportation industry a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance or related field 
  • Understanding of Generally Applied Accounting Principles, Data analysis, research experience, and strong Microsoft Office skills

Did you know?  

  • CRST is one of the largest privately owned trucking companies in the United States. That means you can count on our experience and ongoing commitment to provide the best service to our customers and the best work environment for our employees.  

  • We’re family owned. We’re dedicated to building on our founder’s legacy to make CRST the transportation solution.  

  • CRST is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, IA. Our midwestern hometown is known for strong values, commitment to our community, and the success of manufacturers and producers here and throughout the country. When we thrive, America thrives!   

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