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Sr Finance Analyst

Lowell, AR - Terminal


Job Title:
Sr Finance Analyst


United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for compiling and analyzing financial information for a specific business unit and/or department within J.B. Hunt, and supporting senior management business decisions through financial and business analysis.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze trends affecting budget needs
  • Analyze and review of the organization's financial performance by collecting, analyzing and reporting financial and statistical data
  • Create and develop reports and presentations on financial performance for internal use management and operations team
  • Create and utilize automated tools for the updating, analyzing and reporting of consolidated financial results
  • Develop innovative and effective solutions to problems in financial analysis, reporting and/or forecasting through individual effort or as part of a team
  • Support finance and accounting needs wherever called for within the organization
  • Train and mentor new employees
  • Work with internal staff and external vendors to clarify differences and reconcile conflicts
  • Provide temporary additional coverage for the team as a peer leader as the need arises
  • Manage special projects and be a point of contact for management
  • Act as primary contact on aligned financial reporting
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3-4 years in business administration, business analysis, finance, or military equivalent.
  • AND/OR Demonstration of the following skills and abilities through education, certifications, military experience, or other experiences.
  • Ability to make independent time-sensitive decisions
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to work both individually and as a team
  • Ability to create & maintain dashboards in Microsoft PowerBI
  • Ability to utilize SQL
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies/software applications
  • Knowledge of Financial & Accounting Systems
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite, Excel and Access
  • Ability to successfully manage a P&L
  • Knowledge of formal budgeting processes

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in Business Administration, Transportation Logistics, Finance or related field. 5+ years experience in Financial Analyst specific role.

Factors which may affect starting pay within this range may include skills, education, experience, geography, and other qualifications of the successful candidate. This position may be eligible for annual bonus and incentives based on profitability or volumes in accordance with the terms of the Company’s bonus and incentive plans, as applicable and in effect from time to time.

The Company offers the following benefits for full-time positions, subject to applicable eligibility requirements, as may be in effect from time to time: medical benefit, dental benefit, vision benefit, 401(k) retirement plan, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability coverage, paid time off commensurate with tenure (includes vacation and sick time), six weeks of paid maternity leave along with two weeks of paid parental leave, and six paid holidays annually.

Bachelors: Finance, Bachelors: Transportation Logistics, GED (Required), High School (Required), Bachelors: Business Administration/Management

Work Experience:
Business Analysis, Finance, Business Administration

Job Opening ID:
00538953 Sr Finance Analyst (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.”

Posted 2 Days Ago

Full time


About Us

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.