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IT Financial Analyst

Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Bright Horizons Family Solutions

IT, Accounting & Finance
Newton, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Primary Purpose

The IT Financial Analyst will lead process improvement and drive business process efficiency, compliance and improvements to users or teams across multiple systems and processes. The IT Financial Analyst will collaborate with different individuals and teams within the IT organization and collaborate with the Finance and Procurement on all project requests or initiatives.

Bright Horizons is a leading education and care company, trusted by families and employers around the world for high-quality child care and early education, back-up care, and workplace education. We partner with some of the world’s best companies to provide services that help employees perform their best and support families to thrive both personally and professionally.

What you will be doing:

  • Create & Manage project Capital Appropriations Request(s) through entire process

  • Create & Manage Purchase Order and Purchase Order Change Requests through entire process

  • Manage monthly project(s) forecast and monthly review of forecast results

  • Manage monthly invoice process ensuring no Match Exceptions occurs

  • Financial Support of IT – provide financial support for all proposed

  • Collaborate with Finance and Procurement team on all IT monthly reporting needs

  • Ad-Hoc project work on an as needed basis

Decision Making

  • Exercises discretion and independent judgment with respect to matter of significance

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills; able to analyze raw data, draw conclusions and document conclusions effectively

  • Detail and process-oriented; able to analyze current processes, define and implement improvements

What we hope you bring to the role:


Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field (or working towards degree) is required.


5 - 7 Years of experience in Accounting or Finance is required

7 years minimum of additional years of experience that would be considered in lieu of the applicable degree.

Additional Job Requirements

  • Working knowledge and understanding of Workday Financials preferred

  • Highly developed proficiency in Excel (vLookups and formulas) and PowerPoint

  • Firm understanding of accounting concepts and experience with accounting information systems

  • Ability to multi-task and contribute successfully to cross-functional teams

  • Very customer-focused; able to provide best-in-class service to our internal / external customers

  • Strong attention to details; Strong time-management skills; ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work in teams and build consensus

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Experience developing process documentation and business requirements

Life at Bright Horizons:

Our home office employees support all facets of our business — and no matter which department you join, you’ll be part of a passionate team doing work that makes a difference in the lives of children and families.

Our people are the heart of our company. Because we’re as committed to our own employees as we are to the clients we serve, our collaborative workplaces are designed to grow careers and support personal lives. Here, you’ll find traditional perks (health insurance, 401(k), PTO, and flex spending) plus child care discounts, education assistance, and so much more. Join us to experience how we support our people to realize their passion, possibilities, and purpose both at work and at home. All in a workplace where you can be you. Come build a brighter future with us.


Contact us at bhrecruit@brighthorizons.com or 855-877-6866

Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO – English and EEO – Spanish along with information on the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).