Financial Analyst in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/4/2020

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Job Description

Our client is hiring for a Financial Analyst in their new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility; the individual will assist with supporting financial accounting functions, cost accounting functions, providing relevant/timely information to different parties, managing different aspects of inventory and supporting the finance and accounting group with all other functions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the period end close by following the period end close checklist associated with your assigned area.
  • Creating and developing reports and analysis as requested by the business.
  • Managing inventory counts, inventory adjustments, new items and analyzing variances.
  • Developing, reviewing and analyzing departmental P&Ls in coordination with the appropriate managers.
  • Complete all necessary reporting requirements for lenders and investors.
  • Produce budgets in coordination with various stakeholders.
  • Consistently identify areas of improvement in the business, identify the improvement approach and work with the appropriate managers/stakeholders to implement / track those areas of improvement.
  • Prepare any other reports or reconciliations/schedules as needed.
  • Demonstrate appropriate understanding / working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP) and internal controls and apply them.
  • Establish and monitor the implementation and adherence and improvement of accounting control procedures and documentation.
  • Assist in the development of practices to ensure efficient and accurate processing of data.
  • Assist in the completion of the annual audit, tax returns and other required deliverables to various parties.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by appropriately reviewing relevant documents.
  • Identify critical areas of improvement by providing a well-documented and explained case.
  • Ad hoc projects as needed.


  • An undergraduate degree is required, preferably in one of the business-related disciplines.
  • At least a year experience working in a financial related function in the packaging industry is required.
  • Experience in performing inventory costing (preferred).
  • High attention to detail is required.
  • Strong history of performance in education.
  • Knowledge of accounting practices, principles and controls.
  • Knowledge of different aspects of financial modelling is highly preferred.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft is required (v-look ups, pivot tables, sum-ifs, introductory level macros, etc.).
  • Ability to convey communications clearly and concisely with all levels and functions.
  • Demonstrated experience working with an MRP.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, internet, e-mail. 
  • Ability to tolerate an ambiguous environment.
  • Strong work ethic with a positive, can-do attitude and the desire to continually improve processes and contribute to the Company’s success.
  • Independent worker, analytical and very reliable.
  • Ability to complete tasks on time at a high level of quality.
  • Maturity, professionalism and a high level of discretion are required.

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer.