Financial Analyst

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020300
Date Posted:Apr 1
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Looking for a Financial Analyst in a Manufacturing Environment for our international client located in the greater Hillsdale, MI area.

Job Summary:

‚ÄčFinancial Business Partner to both the finance and operational team, providing analysis for decision making.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Degree in Finance/Business (accounting / finance designation is a plus)
  • A minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience in an analytically focused role
  • Experience within a standard costing environment (automotive manufacturing is preferred)
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint
  • Specific manufacturing accounting experience
  • Knowledge of customer portals and tooling requirements for reimbursement
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001/IATF 16949

Essential Functions:

  • Generate and provide critical and actionable analysis for key operational and financial performance indicators
  • Provide leadership and ownership in the manufacturing costing function
  • Provide financial visibility on newly awarded business by co-ordinating and assisting in the presentation of monthly financial updates to the operational team on financial status
  • Provide leadership and analysis assistance in the preparation of timely and comprehensive business cases for capital spending (make versus buy, rate of return etc)
  • Maintaining of all fixed assets, ensuring all assets are tagged and capitalized accordingly
  • Assist in the tracking of the financial impact and margin enhancement proposals related to engineering change quotes to the customer
  • Provide ad hoc financial scenario and cross sectional financial analysis for visibility and decision making
  • Provide sound and comprehensive financial analysis for the resolution of customer commercial issues
  • Perform general ledger entries
  • Perform standard costing functions as required
  • Perform account reconciliations
  • Maintain and update tooling books
  • Maintain customer portals to ensure tooling / engineering milestones are achieved and billed timely
  • Ensure cash collection for engineering changes and tooling
  • Perform BOM audits for new & current programs and engineering changes as required (compare to quote, award, etc.)
  • Support any customer tooling audits
  • Comply with audits of the Company's accounts

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

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