Salary Mid-Point: $95,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Senior Finance Analyst

IFG's client has an immediate full-time permanent opening for a Sr. Financial Analyst, FP&A. This person is a key member of the North American FP&A team, contributing to the forecasting and planning process, monthly reporting, digital initiatives, and providing support to functional teams (sales, marketing, etc.).


How You’ll Help:


Budgeting and Forecasting:

  • Support annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting processes, including modeling volume, net sales, and gross profit by channel; ensuring assumptions are consistent, data is accurate, and risks and opportunities are understood.
  • Coordinate with key financial and functional business stakeholders for timely and accurate budgeting / forecasting.
  • Assist in the development and communication of financial and business review presentations to senior leadership and functional owners.

Financial Analysis and Reporting:

  • Support management decision-making through analysis of past performance and projecting financial scenarios. 
  • Identify opportunities for business improvement.
  • Provide management with on-going risk assessment against budget objectives.

Other areas of accountability:

  • Provide support to key strategic regional projects and initiatives across various areas of finance (ISC, Commercial, etc.).
  • Prepare ad-hoc financial analysis as requested by functional owners.

Requirements:

  • University degree in Business or Finance; Nice to have: Accounting designation and/or MBA.
  • 3-5 years of financial analysis and/or accounting experience.
  • Consumer products or foods experience a definite plus.
  • Solid applied understanding of general financial analysis concepts such as margin analysis, ROI, DCF, capital evaluation.
  • Solid understanding of IFRS.
  • Strong technical, analytical and systems skills.
  • SAP experience preferred.
For immediate consideration please email your resume to ericmaleski@ifgpr.com