Manager, Financial Analysis

H8600268 Requisition #


  • Oversee all day to day Management of Finance area of the Customer Service and Operations, including Month-End Closing, Financial Statement, and Review/Analysis, Budgeting/Forecasting/Financial/Operations Reporting and new process and report development.

  • Partner with key business stakeholders and business user teams.

  • Compile and review financial information to prepare and execute entries to general ledger accounts.  

  • The Financial liaison between the NSO and NY Finance.

  •  Ensure compliance to the company’s accounting policies/procedures (including SOX).

  • Monitor actual expenses and report material trends and variance. Assist in developing, recommending and implementing corrective action when appropriate.

  • Create ad hoc reports that provides cost information to management not supplied by general accounting system as required.  

  • Review business practices and processes, creating partnerships with both business clients and program management peers to drive alignment of business strategy, business processes, and supporting solutions.

  • Lead project improvement initiatives as required.

  • Must be able to independently communicate with the user community, using advanced verbal and written communication skills including facilitation leadership and presentation development.

  • Document system processes, reports and system functionality.

  • Adhere to the highest degree of professional standards and strict confidentiality in matters that require discretion.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Finance/Accounting/Business required.

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Finance or Accounting required.

  • Previous knowledge/experience with general cost accounting and financial reporting required.

  • Excellent analytical skills required.

  • Experience in a manufacturing/distribution environment is a plus.

  • Project Management experience preferred.

  • Analytical / organization skills with sound problem resolution, negotiation, judgement and decision making skills required.

  • Experience with Smartview and Oracle preferred.

  • Strong technical skills with experience using Microsoft Excel and database management software required.

  • Ability to excel in business situations by adapting plans and approach required.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build positive working relationships across groups and all management levels required.  


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