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DST Systems Sr. Financial Analyst in Kansas City, Missouri

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find SS&C, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

The Sr. Financial Analyst provides FP&A support to the SS&C CTO organization. The CTO organization is an internationally deployed IT team of approximately 1,500 associates and infrastructure supporting the entire company. In addition to an extremely competitive base salary and compensation package, the position is eligible for an annual cash bonus as well as stock options. Position is based in downtown Kansas City, MO. (Note: currently all associates are 100% work from home during the Coronavirus outbreak.). This is a finance role but accountants who are interested in moving into a finance role are encouraged to apply.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist in procurements and provide analysis of new purchases

  • Budget and track capital expenses

  • Consolidate and analyze global financial results (expenses, headcount and capex)

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual divisional financial results

  • Participate in the monthly close call and explain variances.

  • Develop a deep understanding of the economics of IT Infrastructure (Software, Hardware, capex, etc.)

  • Support department mapping and aggregation of expenses into meaningful categories

  • Support pricing initiatives and pricing models

  • Develop financial models and business cases

Keys to success:

  • Customer focused attitude

  • Interest in learning various financial systems (PeopleSoft, Hyperion, etc)

  • High sense of urgency

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and execute under tight timelines

  • Ability to work with associates across the organization (accounting, IT, etc.)

  • Continual business process improvement mindset

  • Intellectual curiosity

  • Strong financial acumen

  • Excellent communication skills and work ethic

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor degree or higher in Finance, Accounting or related field

  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic

  • Excellent Excel skills

  • ERP system experience (PeopleSoft, Hyperion, Workday, etc.) a plus


Kansas City Missouri

SS&C is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. SS&C is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial services and software for the financial services and healthcare industries. Named to Fortune 1000 list as top U.S. company based on revenue, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has 20,000+ employees in over 90 offices in 35 countries. Some 18,000 financial services and healthcare organizations, from the world's largest institutions to local firms, manage and account for their investments using SS&C's products and services.