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Project Analyst Torrance, California Competitive

Project Analyst

Location: Torrance, California |
Salary: Competitive |
Posted: 19 Sep 2019 |
Closes: 30 Nov 2019 |
Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |
Business Unit: US - G4S Secure Integration |
Region / Division: G4S Technology |
Reference: CA091919PA

Job Introduction:

G4S Secure Integration is looking for a Project Analyst that will assist with financial analysis, monthly, quarterly and annual profitability forecasting, developing cost projections, and reporting on the current financial status on the projects in their respective area. 


Role Responsibility:

  • Analyze profit and loss statements on a monthly basis to ensure correctness, compliance with customer contracts and operational goals are being adhered to
  • Work with Project Management to understand the results of each project, analyze the costs, assist in forecasting the remaining costs, and address all cost overruns
  • Coordinate with the Regional Finance Manager on timely status updates of projects in region.  To provide insight of financial position prior to month end
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly and quarterly P&L forecasts quarterly and annual profits and prepare cost projections
  • Lead collection process of all receivables within the region.  Identifying problem customers or invoices and working with the Operations team to ensure collectability.  Escalating to Regional Finance Manager per policy and procedures
  • Compare anticipated and actual results and identify areas of improvement
  • Participate in budgeting (for departments, offices, and projects)
  • Conduct thorough research of historical financial data, as needed
  • Liase with clerk pool regarding all billings and new project setups
  • Establish and maintain a change order log with the Contracts & Project Management teams
  • Review and approve all AP invoices, timesheets, and certified payrolls for region
  • Assist with other duties and tasks as assigned by the Regional Controller
  • Maintain confidentiality of all financial and personal information


The Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 3+ years of experience as a Senior Financial Analyst, Financial Analyst or similar role
  • Expertise in MS Excel and/or Google Sheets
  • Strong familiarity with financial databases
  • Current knowledge and expertise with accounting laws and regulations under GAAP and IFRS
  • Ability to present financial data using detailed reports and charts
  •  Construction/Security Industry experience preferred


About the Company:

G4S brings your systems together. We design, build and maintain stand-alone and integrated security systems. A trusted partner to customers and suppliers, G4S takes great pride in delivering outstanding expertise and superior service.

We have the ability to provide full turnkey services: taking a customer’s requirements, developing the concept, designing the network, selecting the product that best fits the requirements, and completing the installation.

Why Work for G4S?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Disability Plans
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401(k) match
  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays
  • Employee referral program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Certification Reimbursement

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

VEVRAA Federal Contractor


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