Financial Analyst

Miller Cooper - Niles, IL

Job Description:
Our client, Rico Industries, is consistently a top-ranked licensee of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, and more than 200 colleges and universities. Check out their website below to learn more!

Are You a Fit for Our Culture?

This is an opportunity to become a part of a very progressive company where that the term "team" is not merely a trendy resume buzzword. This could very well be the best and last job you'll ever experience.

Job Summary and Responsibilities:
Reporting directly to the CFO, you will be responsible for the overall financial analysis of Rico Industries, including:

Updating the Daily Sales Forecast model

Weekly Cash Flow forecasting model updates

Support the annual budgeting process

Validate the cost of goods sold as part of an average costing system

New opportunity financial analysis modeling

Assist with the month-end close processes

P&L variance analysis and reporting including presentation deck support

Identify process improvements and provide recommendations for implementation

Develop monthly sku/customer profitability reporting

Reconcile monthly and quarterly royalty payments

Required Experience:
Education, Experience, Technology Skills

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
2 years’ experience in accounting or finance within a manufacturing, distribution or consumer product goods environment
Must have advanced excel skills - e.g. pivot table, vlookup, indirect, index, etc.
Tech-Savvy (strong ERP systems background; NetSuite power user)
Familiarity with SQL or JavaScript is a plus
Other skills needed to be successful in this position

Type A, self-motivated, creative out-of-the-box thinker that naturally pushes to constantly improve systems, processes and procedures to minimize non value-added activities
Results-oriented (i.e. get stuff done in a fast-paced, multi-location environment)
Incredible attention to detail
Analytical mindset
Willingness to roll-up-your-sleeves and be a hands-on contributor
Able to work independently as well as a member of our team
Superior organizational and prioritization skills
Exceptional oral and written communication skills

From: Miller Cooper