Savencia Cheese USA is looking for a Jr. Financial Analyst in the Lancaster County region. The Jr. Financial Analyst supports the company month end analysis and reporting, new product analytics, annual budget preparation, and ad hoc analysis, as required. This position is responsible for providing senior management and executives with the analysis and information they need to make operational, financial, and strategic decisions.
A successful applicant will have strong personality traits of grit, determination, a quick ability to learn, comfortable with ambiguity, able to work independently, problem solve, and creativity. Must possess a growth mindset. This is an exciting opportunity to be on the front line of leading change in an organization using data modeling and automation tool.
The successful applicant will possess the right mindset; emphasis is placed on the ability to build and maintain strong relationships and working proactively to ensure that all business needs are met and exceeded.
Strong Excel skills are required; including knowledge of at least the following functions: Sumifs, v-lookups and pivot tables.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Support request for information and perform ad hoc analysis.
Prepare reports and analytics on company financial performance and profitability.
Complete profit and loss analysis for new products.
Maintain new products in local and parent company's reporting systems.
Review, analyze and evaluate financial data and information for accuracy and consistency.
Assist with monthly closing responsibilities and requests for financial information.
Responsible for data collection, report generation and modeling.
Develop financial models and analytical tools.
Support reporting needs for operations controlling, as needed.
Education and Experience
Requires a four-year college degree with a major in Business Administration or equivalent.
Requires 1-3 years of business or financial analysis or related experience.
Experience with SAP or similar ERP system is preferred.
Microsoft applications including advanced Excel.