Financial reporting analysts' main responsibilities include preparing various financial reports and statements on a monthly or quarterly basis, depending on the company's needs. They also review expenses and budgets, ensuring that the data is correct, and prepare filings made to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), as well as income and balance statements. Financial reporting analysts prepare audits, and depending on the company, they may also required to complete more specific reports depending on what they must submit to stockholders, partners, government agencies, and other relevant individuals and organizations.
Financial Reporting Analyst Tasks
Review filings, press releases, and presentations containing financial data.
Assist in financial modeling and forecasting.
Construct and update periodic reports, statements, and financial analyses.
Coordinate with and provide information to auditors and compliance bodies.