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Financial Analyst (0-3 years) in Clinton, IN at Volt

Date Posted: 4/24/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Clinton, IN
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  • Duration:
    72 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Position:        Manufacturing Financial Analyst

Location:        Clinton, IN

Status:            18 month contract

Shift:               Day shift; Monday to Friday

Volt is seeking job seekers for a contract position with one of our customers, Elanco, a leading animal health facility headquartered in Indianapolis, IN. Being on a temporary contractor assignment with this client means working in an innovative culture where you can support the work of thousands of others around the globe dedicated to improving the lives of others. Over 90% of workers rate their assignment as above average or excellent within this organization.

Job Description:

This position is a contractor role supporting a range of financial/accounting activities for the the manufacturing facility. This role reports directly to the site Financial Controller. The primary focus of the position includes monthly reporting, monthly reconciliation, and analysis for the areas of responsibility (including but not limited to: Depreciation and Fixed Assets, Inventory, Work in Process, Utilities, and other areas as deemed necessary).  The position is designed to offer an opportunity to gain exposure to the organization and build on key functional skills to make an impact. This role will provide support to Controller and Sr. Analyst during wave of upcoming critical projects. Some of the key areas of focus will be in manufacturing scorecard variance analysis such as absorption, use/yield, purchase price variance, and losses. In addition to variance analysis, this role will also have some exposure to the business planning process for setting standard costs, forecasting and Sarbanes Oxley (SOx) Reporting.

Financial Reporting & Compliance:

  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial templates and associated journal vouchers for depreciation, utilities, inventory, and other areas as assigned; explaining major drivers of business performance and relevant updates business plan and forecasts.
  • Assist with variance analysis of manufacturing scorecard; including losses, freight, and purchase price variance
  • Perform account reconciliations as required.
  • Prepare departmental analysis and summaries for area managers.
  • Participate in Sox Readiness, internal control monitoring and compliance, and assist with the facilitation of internal/external audits.

Forecasting & Planning:

  • Assist with the forecasting and planning process, including business plan and other forecasts in the annual planning and forecasting cycle.
  • Assist with product costing; standard setting process.
  • Assist with capturing area manager’s financial budgets, targets, and other operational plans as well as reporting actuals against forecasts and plan.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting, or Related Field
  • 2 years of experience in financial/accounting role with experience in providing business support or analytics to business partners
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States.

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Strong technical and analytical skills for key financial tools (e.g., SAP, BOXI, Excel, other)
  • Strong communication, team-work and interpersonal skills
  • Language fluency in English (written and verbal)

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt candidate, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our partners.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer