Senior Financial Analyst II

Posted: 1 week ago

Primary function:

  • This position will to the GM of the Crouse-Hinds Airport Lighting Products, working with financial personnel at various locations.
  • The candidate will be required to complete a variety of accounting functions with a primary focus on reporting the businesses financial results and position accurately and timely.
  • Additionally, the position requires management of the capital authorization and expenditure process, accounts payable and receivable oversight, Business forecasting, reporting and variance analysis, as well as cost accounting.
  • Extensive knowledge of US GAAP, an understanding of international business, and use of SAP, Hyperion/HFM, and Encore are requirements.
  • The position requires a high level of detailed analysis in a complex organization, and the ability to be highly responsive and accurate.
  • It also requires an individual who can work with minimal direction, is proactive and self-motivated and able to communicate openly and effectively with all levels of individuals within the company.
  • This position will interact with a wide range of people across Client and requires strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate complex issues clearly, and to communicate with people in all parts of the world.
  • The individual will be required to work independently and use judgment in how to handle daily issues and questions from other members of the team.

Essential functions:
  • Identify and resolve financial accounting issues. This includes the ability to assess when an issue should be raised to the Controller. In addition, a continuous focus on process improvement is expected.
  • Help to ensure the accurate and timely consolidation and reporting of financial results and position each month end.
  • Prepare, review and analyze financial forecasts and operating budgets.
  • Monitor fixed asset accounting and Capital Expenditure process. Present real-time analysis and summaries directly to Senior Management within ALP.
  • Manage Product Costing for new and legacy products. Ensure accuracy, consistency, and timeliness of process.
  • Implement and monitor controls, process improvement, and procedure development and enforcement on an ongoing basis, in conjunction with the Controller.
  • Prepare Monthly Balance Sheet account reconciliation to be reviewed by BU Controller
  • Monitor and work with internal and external stakeholders to resolve AR and AP credit issues impacting operations
  • Prepare assigned monthly journal entries, and special entries as required by the BU Controller.
  • Prepare and Publish Daily, weekly and monthly financial reporting for internal and divisional requirements on time and accurately.
  • Recommend and implement enhanced methodologies and procedures to improve financial reporting and management processes
  • Complete ad hoc accounting assignments as requested, often complex and confidential in nature.
  • Support additional finance workload and responsibilities as a result of business transition project.