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Senior Financial Analyst 25399 in Milwaukee, WI at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

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Senior Financial Analyst 25399

Our client is a leading manufacturer and they are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join their team at one of their high-growth divisions.  This is the perfect opportunity to work with multiple teams/departments on the sales side of finance. With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its’ employees with excellent benefits and equips them with the tools and training necessary to succeed.

The Senior Financial Analyst will assist with planning, forecasting, and reporting financial results. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:


  • The Senior Financial Analyst will analyze financial information to determine present and future financial performance.

  • Evaluate complex profit plans, operating records, and financial statements.

  • Work closely with the commercial organization during the monthly forecast process to understand demand inputs, assumptions and assess key risks and opportunities.

  • Assist during month-end close processes, including variance analysis to budget, prior-year and forecast.

  • Preparation of studies, reports, analyses, and recommendations in areas such as budgets, forecasts, financial plans, statistical reports, and business forecasts.

  • Assist in the development and monitoring of incentive compensation programs, related to both internal sellers as well as external customers.

  • Coordinate with all levels of management to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations regarding financial plans, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts.

  • Participate as a key team member in the development, validation, deployment and reporting capabilities of a big data project.

  • The Senior Financial Analyst will conduct ad-hoc financial analysis/special projects to assist management in understanding and/or driving business performance.

Job Requirements

The Senior Financial Analyst will possess the following:


The Senior Financial Analyst will possess the following:

  • The Senior Financial Analyst will have 3-5+ years’ related experience; public accounting and/or manufacturing experience required.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products. Experience with SAP a plus.  

  • The Senior Financial Analyst will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.

  • CPA or working towards CPA preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer