Financial Analyst in Glenview, IL at Signode

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Glenview, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/30/2019

Job Description

Signode, a leading producer of strapping and packaging systems is seeking a skilled Credit Analyst to join our growing family.  Your duties will include reviewing customer credit history to determine risk as well as review invoices and process payments. This opportunity is with the Signode Service Business, part of the Signode family of businesses with over 100 years of history in the packaging industry.
Summary
The Financial Analyst is an early in career position that will perform financial analysis and general accounting functions for the Signode Americas Platform and the Signode Packaging business unit. This position will work closely within the Signode Packaging finance team, Signode Corporate Reporting and VP Finance Controller for Signode Americas. Major areas of responsibility will be consolidating and reporting of monthly results, reforecasts and annual plans for the Platform and business units, assist in the monthly financial close, annual plan, SOX compliance testing and assist in the external audit process.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Utilizing the Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) system gather, consolidate, analyze, financial results for the SIG Americas Platform (SIGCOT, SIGCOM, FLEETW, Kiwi, Canada, Muller, Mexico, Brazil, and Columbia)
  • Manage Monthly Operating Results (MOR) deck, including preparing financial reports and presentations; monthly, quarterly, reforecasts and annual plan
  • Ad-Hoc business analytical reporting requirements
  • Support basic accounting functions (account reconciliation, journal entries, bank reconciliation, fixed assets, etc..) for SIGCOM, SIGCOT & FLEETW business units.
  • Oversee the Earnings Improvement Projects (EIP) tracker and conduct data analysis for accuracy
  • Reconcile and validate monthly business unit comment reports on specific variances of income statement and balance sheet accounts

Requirements

  • BA/BS Degree in Business, Accounting, and Finances is a requirement
  • 2 - 5 years of relevant finance accounting, reporting experience
  • Excellent organizational, analytical skills and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office including Excel and Word
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

Working Conditions
Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals.