Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Financial Analyst

Job ID: 12679
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Westlake Village, CA
Date Posted: Jun 21, 2023

Save Job Saved

Job Description


Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to the following: 

  • Create financial models using learned methodologies to analyze business performance versus budget, forecast, or prior year and provide recommendations to drive increased profitability 
  • Develop the annual budget by partnering with various internal clients to establish strategy and measurement of department spend 
  • Prepare financial reports on a weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis and review findings with internal client 
  • Additional duties as assigned. 


To join our band, you'll need the following experience: 

  • Bachelor's Degree is required, preferably in Finance, Business, or related field.  
  • 1-2 years of relevant work experience (in addition to degree or years of previous experience), preferably within a retail or ecommerce environment  
  • Skilled knowledge of Microsoft Excel  
  • Intermediate proficiency using business intelligence tools such as Smartview 
  • Intermediate proficiency using financial management applications such as PeopleSoft 
  • Intermediate proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint and Outlook) 

About Guitar Center

The Guitar Center Company embodies the world of creativity and music by encouraging our teammates to find their own individual sound. Our mission is to develop and nurture lifelong musicians and make a difference in the world by enabling musicians and non-musicians alike to experience the joy that comes from creating music. We believe in putting our customers first, engaging with respect and integrity and fulfilling our mission with passion.

The Guitar Center Company operates through several business divisions. Guitar Center is the world's largest retailer of guitars, amplifiers, drums, keyboards, recording, live sound, DJ, and lighting equipment, with more than 290 stores across the United States.  2014 marked the milestone 50th anniversary of the Guitar Center Company as the organization continues to help people make music from coast to coast.   

E-Commerce brands Guitar Center, Musician's Friend and WWBW offer online sales of a broad selection of music products. The Music & Arts division operates more than 220 stores specializing in band & orchestral instruments for sale and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors, and students since 1952. AVDG and GCPro headline the enterprise audio-visual integration business, delivering a best-in-class commercial and residential customer experience.

Why Guitar Center? Here’s just some of the rewards:

For our employees who are musicians we offer the unique opportunity of gig leave—take time off to share your music with the world and return to your job after your tour! Guitar Center offers robust benefits and perks, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K plus company match, mental health support, paid sick/holiday/vacation time, employee discount program, and tuition reimbursement options.

Pay Rate: $60,000- $70,000/yr depending on background and experience. 

The job posting is not necessarily reflective of actual compensation that may be earned, nor a promise of any specific pay for any specific employee, which is always dependent on actual experience, education, and other factors. The pay range(s) listed are provided in compliance with state specific laws. Pay ranges may be different in other locations.

Love this gig and want to apply?

Send your resume and cover letter today along with salary expectations!

Guitar Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides fair and equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. All employment decisions are based on valid job‐related requirements.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our website, you may request a reasonable accommodation to express interest in a specific opening. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an email to [email protected] opens an email client applicationopens an email client application.

Position Status
Share: mail

Similar Jobs