Sr Finance Lead
Morris Plains, NJ, USA | Diversified Technology and Manufacturing Leader
Industry:Manufacturing (Heavy Industry)
Functions:Accounting / Control
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The Senior Finance Lead manages P&L for a high growth business, managing financial processes to facilitate the launch of new products and tracking of sales performance in new applications. The Foam and Industrial Products Business is looking for a results-oriented finance professional to help drive the business' growth, productivity, and financial performance. This challenging, high-exposure position is an excellent developmental opportunity for someone who aspires to hold leadership roles within Finance.
This role is based in Morris Plains, NJ and reports directly to Finance Director of Foam & Industrial Products.
Act as a business partner to demonstrate insight of financial analysis techniques, tools and concepts to provide practical counsel to drive results.
Acting as COO and financial adviser to the leadership team to align business decisions which enable performance to quarterly financial commitments
Lead the Management Operating System (MOS) to provide right and fast financial information for business decision.
Execute financial strategies to achieve or exceed committed performance.
Perform in-depth financial analytics to identify pricing opportunities, cost productivity, Variable Contribution Margin (VCM) and Working Capital improvements.
Manage the monthly forecasting process, driving continuous improvement to reduce variances and identify risks / opportunities in the forecast.
Provide financial analysis and support to the SIOP process.
Lead Annual Operating Plan (AOP) process as well as actively participate in the Strategic Plan (STRAP)
YOU MUST HAVE
Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
5+ year experience in Finance or Accounting
Ability to initiate and lead projects / teams, drive actions and provide recommendations for decision making
Strong attention to detail and ability to understand / interpret complex data and communicate it in a simple way across functional groups
Self-motivated, results-oriented individual who independently develops solutions
Enjoy working in a fast-paced organization
Ability to manage multiple, critical projects simultaneously, prioritizing as required
Proactively questions current practices; identifies root cause issues and process improvement opportunities
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to interact effectively and confidently with all levels of the organization and across functional groups
Strong skills in information technology financial applications, particularly SAP, Hyperion, Business Objects, Tableau and Excel
Financial analysis experience in a manufacturing / auditing environment is preferred but not required