Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Our client, a global manufacturing company here in the Grand Rapids area, is looking for a Financial Analyst to join their team.
Actively participate in key Finance Department processes including annual budget, quarterly forecast, monthly accounting close, and establishment of manufacturing costing rates and standard product cost.
Collaborate with key managers to develop inputs (sales, margins, COGS, mfg. Variances, etc.) for the annual budget and quarterly forecast.
Collaborate with key managers to develop metrics for measuring performance.
Perform investment analysis of new business opportunities and proposed capital expenditures.
Provide review, insight, training, and guidance to Finance Department of wholly-owned subsidiaries (China).
Support key processes outside of the finance department. For example, support the quoting process by providing inputs including manufacturing costing rates and providing analysis of expected margins.
The financial analyst will provide timely, accurate, and in-depth analysis to enhance the decision-making ability of key managers from team leaders to senior management.
Use pertinent concepts including variable costing/contribution margin, etc. To perform regular and ad hoc analysis.
3-5 years of experience
Bachelor' s degree in Finance or related field
Experience in a manufacturing organization
Knowledge of general and standard cost accounting principles
Proficient use of Microsoft Office with emphasis on Excel