Senior Finance Director - Manufacturer- Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD140,000 - USD160,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Stable, long term career progression within industry leading organization!
  • Highly visible role collaborating with Stakeholders and Senior Leadership

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO of a multi-billion dollar, privately held, manufacturing organization located near Hammond, IN. This global organization services over six industries by providing high-quality materials and services to their customers! Due to continuous organic/internal growth, they are looking for a Finance Manager to come join their booming organization and be a Finance Business Partner to two of their most profitable business units!

Job Description

  • Perform analysis to support strategic decision making for current organization
  • Present financial status on a project basis meeting with Senior Leadership Assist in the preparation of budgets, forecasts, financial planning, and variance analysis on the performance of the unit
  • Collect, analyze, and consolidate financial data making recommendations to increase financial performance for BU
  • Manage customer pricing programs within the ERP system
  • Work cross-functionally with Sales, Category Management, Operations, Strategy, etc. to gather information to contribute to financial analysis of company performance
  • Put together the monthly reporting deck for the CFO to present to Senior Leaders
  • Assist in the creation of project-level forecasts for incorporation into a long-range planning process and analyze performance against objectives
  • Ad hoc analysis as required

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 Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA or MBA a plus
  • Manufacturing industry and Project Forecasting experience a plus
  • 6+ years of progressive experience in Accounting and Finance
  • Management experience required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel knowledge

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive compensation package + bonus
  • Stable long-term career progression within industry leading manufacturer
  • The highly visible role, working collaboratively with the CFO and C-Suite team
  • Strong benefits (401k match)
  • Fast progression
  • Ability to jump into new career paths/gain exposure to new skill sets
  • Awesome team culture
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Consultant name
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Job Nature
Hybrid working