Sr. Financial Analyst - (18002071)
At ARRIS, we are constantly redefining connectivity to power a smarter, simpler, more connected world.
We’re the company people choose when they need high-quality, constant connectivity at home, in business, or anywhere in between. We connect hundreds of millions of people around the world every day. ARRIS invented the delivery of digital services to the home - and we continue to create its future.
ARRIS customers include service providers (cable, broadband, telco, satellite), commercial verticals, small enterprises, and the people they serve. We win when our customers win, and that drives everything we do.
The position is responsible for forecasting material spend for an ARRIS Business Unit and program managing cost reduction activities of key products, coordinating the efforts of engineering, product line management, and procurement.
Develop monthly material cost forecast with explanation of changes versus prior forecast, and budget
Develop spend and savings reporting package for Procurement and Business Unit Ops Reviews
Program manage cross functional teams to identify and implement design, 2nd source, and negotiation cost reduction projects which achieve Business Unit targets
Participate in engineering and core team meetings as Supply Chain interface for samples, qualifications, price requests, cut-in timing, etc
Drive Procurement Category Managers for price reductions and conduct BOM reviews for lower cost options, new vendors, and award share
Establish production and forward pricing for current model variants
Participate in process improvement and ad-hoc analysis around Procurement initiatives and systems
Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong communication skills, written and verbal; effective and credible presence to senior management
Self-motivated, demonstrates initiative, and can work with little supervision
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of Products
Detail oriented with a focus on meeting deadlines
BS in Accounting or Finance
2-5 years of work experience
Engineering or manufacturing experience a plus
Primary Location: NORTH_AMERICA-United States-PA-USAPAHOR-Horsham
Job: Accounting & Finance
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job Posting: Sep 25, 2018, 12:44:39 PM
Job Type: Experienced