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Financial Anlayst

West Liberty, IA

Job Reference #: 5967

Job Information:

Financial Analyst is responsible for maintaining the financial forecast model, and will be expected to work with various departments to gather, analyze, and test the reasonableness of data and assumptions used in creation of the model.  Additionally, the Financial Analyst will play a crucial role in the annual budgeting and forecasting process.  This position will provide decision support to management throughout the company via routine and ad hoc analyses, including customer profitability, cost savings initiatives, overhead, and direct spend.  
As a member of the finance department, the Financial Analyst will be expected to protect the assets of the company and ensure the accuracy of the financial statements.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Forecast and perform analysis on data.
  • Maintain historical information for keeping forecasting model up to date.
  • Maintain forecast current to 5 fiscal years into future.
  • Prepare models as requested for additional scenarios.
  • Cash flow analysis for investment requests.
  • Routine and ad hoc analyses as needed, including customer profitability, costs savings initiatives, overhead and direct spend.
  • Assist with the completion of the budget and budget reporting including analysis of year-over-year   comparison, monthly budget reports and analysis within finance and with other departments.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting is preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience is a beneficial in related field.
  • Previous work in a manufacturing environment is beneficial.
  • Basic computer skills including MS Office.
  • Strong Analytical, problem solving skills.
  • ERP and report writing experience preferred.
  • Able to perform record keeping and mathematics necessary for employment purposes.
  • Must be able to work extended hours and weekends if needed.

West Liberty Foods/Liberty Cold/Crystal Lake Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 
 
To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online on our career site at https://careers.wlfoods.com/

Posted 08/03/18

Job ID: 48895452