Financial Analyst

Location: Columbus, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $65,000.00 - $85,000.00
Degree: Bachelor; Master;
Date: 1/11/2018
Job ID: 02543553
Job Description
We are seeking a high-potential Financial Analyst for a global, industry-leading manufacturing company.  This person will be a business partner to global operations, participating in a wide range of FP&A assignments and special projects that provide financial forecasting and business modeling information for critical decision support. This is a highly visible role at both the corporate and business unit levels. 
  • Maximize use of tools and applications for business analytics and generate meaningful insights for leadership teams
  • Improve business forecasting and ensure accuracy of analyses
  • Support and participate in business plan development, budget modeling, and strategic business planning
  • Support the financial reporting process and other internal customers as needed
  • Ensure the integrity and accuracy of accounting and of financial information
  • Identify continuous improvements opportunities for the business
  • Perform ad-hoc analyses, reporting, and other tasks as required
  • 4-year degree in related field with strong GPA required. Advanced degree/CPA or CMA certification(s) a plus.
  • 2+ years of related experience preferred, will consider new graduates with applicable internship experience. Manufacturing sector corporate/operating unit experience preferred.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including the ability to interact and work with peers of various functions and experience throughout the organization.
  • Self-motivated and inquisitive with the desire to consistently exceed expectations.
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office tools; advanced Excel skills.
  • Experience with SAP, Oracle, or similar complex ERP system a plus. Experience with Hyperion Essbasse or Hyperion Financial Management preferred.