Strategic Financial Analyst

  • Mauser Packaging Solutions
  • Oak Brook, IL 60523, USA
  • Nov 10, 2019
Full time Banking Finance

Job Description

Summary:

The Strategic Financial Analyst will assist the Director - Strategic Finance and in reviewing, tracking and reporting on Mauser Platform Optimization initiatives and global business improvement projects. Mauser Platform Optimization is the strategic driving force behind transforming and integrating all global businesses at MPS. There is significant exposure to senior leadership across the organization at both corporate and business unit levels with a commitment to develop talent from within. Reporting to the Director - Strategic Finance, this individual will also participate in developing future BI capabilities, ad hoc analysis requests as well as special projects and initiatives.


Responsibilities:

  • Update and review portfolio of Mauser Platform Optimization and global business improvement projects [Benefits, Costs, Investments, Timing]
  • Participate in review meetings with senior leadership, finance leadership, project managers and teams
  • Liaise with project owners and finance leadership to aggregate data and ensure consistent data collection
  • Reconcile project financial impacts to BU forecasts and budgets
  • Utilize advanced Microsoft Excel skills to analyze project management system data
  • Support Project Management Office and Global FP&A with reporting and analysis
  • Assist with preparation of presentations for senior management and board of directors
  • Lead efforts to improve and develop metrics, processes and tools


Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in financial analysis and an understanding of project management principles
  • Exceptional organizational, written, and interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to interact effectively with all departments and levels of management
  • Detail-oriented, with high standards of accuracy and precision
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills required [Pivot Tables, If/Else, Sumifs, Index, Match, Lookup]

EOE