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Transtar, LLC – Financial Analyst

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Since the late 1800’s, the Transtar companies consist of a group of rail carriers have been an important component in this country’s industrial development. Moving billions of tons of raw materials to manufacturing sites. Transporting finished products to market. Storing and handling bulk commodities. Providing rail transport services to hundreds of satisfied customers throughout the nation’s industrial heartland.

Transtar, LLC is looking for an Financial Analyst to ensure our systems and processes are efficient, accurate, and ready to handle the company’s expected growth.

Job Responsibilities:


  • Prepares financial statements to summarize and forecast the company’s financial status
  • Assists with management of accounting, auditing, and budgeting within the organization
  • Support month-end accounting processes and deadlines
  • Reconcile accounts for the monthly or annual closing
  • Monitor company’s accounting information to detect inaccuracies or imbalances
  • Researching accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Support the organizations SOX controls via routine testing, documentation, and communication with audit teams



  • Input incoming and outgoing payments and financial transactions to ensure accuracy
  • Document transactions into the company ledger
  • Analyze cash flow processes and make suggestions for improvement
  • Maintain good relationships with banking partners


Financial Planning & Analysis

  • Tracking, analyzing, and interpreting financial and operational data
  • Preparing and presenting regular treasury reports, budgets, financial documents, and strategies to management
  • Conduct variance analysis to show management how the budget and/or rolling forecast compares against actual performance
  • Analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Track and report upon risks and opportunities vs. AOP to facilitate management decision making
  • Evaluate and analyze capital expenditures, depreciation, proposals, investment opportunities, rate of return, profit plans, operating records, financial statements, etc.
  • Study financial data to give advice for guiding business investments and overall financial strategy


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Strong knowledge of Excel
  • Total commitment to detail and quality
  • Proven ability to function well under pressure
  • Expert time management, problem-solving, and data analysis skills

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