Senior Financial Analyst | $3B Consumer Goods Co | Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD85,000 - USD100,000 per year
  • Fortune 500 global, multi-billion dollar manufacturing experience
  • Remote working opportunities (2-3 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm partnered with a Fortune 500 global multi-billion dollar manufacturing company. One of their business units is a leading provider in their niche located in a northern suburbs on a hybrid schedule (2-3 days in office), and are actively searching to identify a new Senior Financial Analyst to join their growing team.

Job Description

  • Collaborate with Marketing by providing estimated product COGS and conducting relevant analyses as required
  • Generate bi-weekly and monthly reports on purchase price variances and assist the Purchasing group with PPV
  • Facilitate the annual standard cost revision process and contribute to the development of new standard costs as necessary
  • Perform month-end assessment cycles and execute allocation entries
  • Conduct ad hoc analysis as needed including material inflation, margin and cost of goods sold analysis, and other special projects
  • Oversee physical inventory counts at third-party vendor locations through regular audits
  • Ensure timely completion of month-end close responsibilities
  • Actively participate in cross-functional meetings and teams focused on enhancing current purchasing practices and processes to drive improvements

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 Finance or Accounting
  • 1-5 years of experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • SAP experience a plus
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Goal-oriented to progress their career
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to partner cross-functionally
  • Up to 25% travel to distribution sites

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Lucrative bonus potential
  • Strong benefits
  • Hybrid working flexibility
  • Fortune 500, fast growing company
  • Ample room to progress your career
  • Highly visible role, partnering with the Finance Director and senior leaders
  • Mentorship and support from the existing team

Apply now and your resume will be considered within 24 hours!

Emily Considine
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Industrial / Manufacturing
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