Senior Financial Analyst

Chicago Permanent USD80,000 - USD90,000
  • High Visibility and Exposure to Clients on a National Scale
  • Multi-Billion Dollar Global Company, Leading their Industry

About Our Client

Our client is an industry leading, key player in their space looking to add a savvy Senior Financial Analyst to their Sales Finance team. They foster a family-oriented, highly collaborative culture that continues to drive success and push the limits in a fast-paced environment.

Job Description

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.

Description

  • Partner with the food service (indirect) team to drive profitable growth and key decision-making for the food service business
  • Provide decision making support to drive net sales and margin improvement at various levels
  • Interaction with cross-functional teams to drive pricing and trade spends
  • Contribute to improve sales forecast and timely proposal of actions to mitigate trade risks and maximize opportunity
  • Develop and implement various financial analyses including product/customer profitability, key customer requests, trends and drivers, customer bid proposal support, etc
  • Stay up to date on market conditions/pricing for various product categories
  • Enable Sales teams to effectively manage trade budgets and maximize performance behind spending
  • Any necessary ad-hoc projects

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong results and action oriented
  • Good business acumen
  • Influencing and leadership skills
  • University degree in Business or Finance related work experience
  • 3-5 years experience with finance, trade fund management, preferably in the consumer product goods organization
  • Proven ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong SAP skills
  • Trade Finance experience is a plus
  • Trend/Pricing Analysis experience is a plus

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Remote/hybrid flexibility
  • Bonus structure
  • PTO
  • 401k
  • Ample career progression
  • Gain national exposure
Contact
Connor Forgue
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5281995

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Commercial & Analysis
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Connor Forgue
Job Reference
JN-022022-5281995