Finance Analyst I-Bus Ops Fin

Job Description

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Job Summary
Prepare financial reports and analysis for business unit management personnel at all levels. Assist in providing other finance support and special project analysis as required. Work closely under direct supervision of a senior Financial Analyst or a Finance Manager.

Essential Job Functions
• Prepare monthly budget variance analysis and forecasting reports for business review. • Assist in preparation of monthly key performance indicator metrics reports. • Monitor expenses for the function: identify material variations from plan and determine underlying business reasons driving these deviations. • Develop annual budget for assigned departments; conduct deviation analysis and work with departmental representatives to resolve an differences; make sure schedule is adhered to. • Assist in consolidation of annual budget and perform analysis as necessary. • Update financial and business models as necessary. • Assists in conducting financial reviews of vendors and capital appropriation projects. • Participates in process improvement projects. • Track special projects and initiatives. • Prepare ad-hoc reports, analysis and conduct special projects as necessary. • Promotes safety at all times and complies with safety/ergonomic standards as outlined in relevant company published manuals.

Physical Actions
Required job duties are essentially sedentary in nature, consisting of occasion walking, standing, lifting and/or carrying ten pounds maximum, seeing, speaking, and hearing.

Physical Environment
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.

Education Requirements
Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required.

Experience Requirements
Minimum of 2 years of prior Accounting or Finance experience.

Special Skill Requirement
Applied working knowledge of SAP. 
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 03/04/2019