FP&A Analyst

Accounting & Finance BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut


Description

Position at Motion Industries

The FP&A Analyst’s principal responsibilities are to support Motion’s Executive, Finance, and Operational Leadership by contributing to world class financial analyses and providing thought-provoking, value-adding insight into the Conveyance Solutions Group’s financial performance. The FP&A Analyst will assist with the identification of operational improvement opportunities and drive decision-making by collecting, managing, analyzing, and disseminating financial information and analysis.

To succeed in this position, the FP&A Analyst must have strong analytical, quantitative, and investigative skills. These skills coupled with a desire to develop a deep understanding of business issues, a process-oriented mindset, and a passion for learning are imperative for this role.

Responsibilities:

• Analyze profit & loss statements, explaining variances in performance and monitoring actions to ensure delivery of financial commitments
• Perform trend and sensitivity analysis to evaluate key challenges and opportunities
• Prepare and participate in financial and operational discussions with business leaders
• Serves as a business partner with various leaders to drive additional profitability through analysis and reporting
• Customer and product profitability analysis
• Design and implement financial models and key performance indicator reports to drive value in the business
• Identify and drive process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and dashboards
• Increase productivity by developing automated reporting and modeling tools
• Assist in the creation of executive presentations
• Assist Director of FP&A - Fluid Power and Conveyance Solutions with ad hoc projects as assigned by the VP Finance FP&A

Education and Experience:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics from an accredited institution
• Minimum of 2 years of experience in Finance, Accounting or Business Analysis/Planning
• Preferred experience in a manufacturing/shop environment
• Interaction with operations resources
• Experienced with data modeling, analysis, and data visualization tools
• Advanced experience in PowerPoint and Excel to include pivot tables and complex formulas
• Must possess proven ability at problem solving
• Must possess the ability to identify and communicate solutions to complex business opportunities in a time-critical environment
• Must be highly organized and detail oriented

GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.