Financial Analyst (Operations) - Leading Manufacturer - Cicero

Cicero Permanent USD75,000 - USD95,000
  • Remote working opportunities (2-3 days work from home)
  • Multi-billion dollar organization that has been around for almost 100 years

About Our Client

I'm currently working on an exclusive search for a client that is looking to fill a Financial Analyst - Operations position near Cicero, IL. Our client is the largest global producer of equipment in their niche. They are a multi-billion dollar organization that has been around for almost 100 years and have over 40,000 employees worldwide.

Job Description

  • Manage the monthly close cycle
  • Prepare the monthly and quarterly operations presentations with various operations department heads
  • Report on operations KPIs including cost variances, productivity indicators, and more
  • Analyze inventory account balances
  • Review business critical investment cases
  • Maintain the capital expenditure trackers and fixed assets register
  • Identify process improvement and cost reduction opportunities
  • Update the company's cost accounting model and procedures
  • Assist the business teams in product costing
  • Provide budget input and support for operations-related costs
  • Support periodic cost rolls, cycle counting, and yearly physical inventory
  • Optimize operations-related flows in the ERP system with the IT team
  • Support the Controller and CFO on any special projects as needed

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics
  • 3+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Manufacturing/distribution experience preferred
  • Public accounting experience with manufacturing clients preferred
  • Experience in inventory costing and cost accounting
  • ERP system experience (JD Edwards a huge plus)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience interacting with internal and external business partners
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive compensation starting at $75,000 base salary + bonus potential
  • 100% historical bonus payout!
  • Strong benefits (401k match)
  • Hybrid work environment (2-3 days work from home!)
  • Highly visible role, reporting to the CFO
  • Full ownership of finance function
  • Key stakeholder internally and to the parent company
  • Gaining global exposure from a leading company
  • Stable company with ample career progression
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