Senior Operations Financial Analyst

Job description:

Senior Operations Financial Analyst
Clinton, IA (relocation assistance offered)
Competitive Pay, 10% Bonus, 401K Match
Fortune 500 Global Manufacturer

Immediate need for a Senior Operations Financial Analyst for an established and growing global manufacturing company. This company is in a growth phase and this person will become a pivotal player in advancing the manufacturing finance function at the location. In this role, you’ll collaborate with cross-functional teams, employing comprehensive financial analysis to inform decision-making, crafting detailed financial models and forecasts, and contributing to the development of strategies that fuel financial success. Seeking an established Manufacturing Financial Analyst with strong cost accounting experience.

Select Responsibilities:
Undertake thorough financial analysis to guide operational decision making.
Create financial models and forecasts specifically tailored to manufacturing operations.
Assess the financial health of operations through the evaluation of KPIs.
Scrutinize and monitor manufacturing costs, pinpointing areas for optimization and efficiency enhancements.
Collaborate with operations teams to comprehend cost drivers and implement effective cost control strategies.
Contribute to the development of annual budgets and periodic forecasts for manufacturing operations.
Track and report on budget variances, offering insights and recommendations.
Provide financial insights supporting continuous improvement initiatives.
Generate regular financial reports for senior management.
Develop and maintain standard costs for all products in collaboration with procurement, production, and engineering teams.

Qualifications:

Qualifications
Bachelors Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field
MBA/Masters preferred
4+ years of relevant experience
Proven experience as Financial Analyst within a manufacturing environment
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint, Project Planning and Office

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

  • Dynamic manufacturing environment, stable, long-standing employees
  • Fortune Magazine One of Americas Most Innovative Companies; world renowned for broad spectrum of products & services
  • Room for upward mobility to Principal-level
  • Fast-paced environment, structured, ability to have an impact on the business
  • Competitive pay, 10% bonus, excellent benefits/401k