Financial Analyst - Manufacturing
Business Unit: Low Voltage & Products
Requisition Number: 234369
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Grand Prairie
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%
Siemens Energy Management division in Grand Prairie is looking for a Financial Analyst to support their plant. In this role, you will report directly to the Plant Controller and will support the local manufacturing operations. The analyst will also communicate and respond to any inter-departmental requests, such as the Corporate Team, Fixed Asset Team, Internal Audit Team, etc. This role will have a direct impact on the financial performance and the reporting function for the plant. Additionally, you will provide guidance and support for future cost savings initiatives.
Who designs your future? You do. Working within our global company, you can design the career of your dreams. We have over 200 offices in 101 countries providing you the opportunity to see the world or stay in your own back yard. Do you want to work for a company with innovating technologies? At Siemens, we can do this together.
At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. The Grand Prairie factory is focused on ensuring that zero harm is done to our employees and zero defects are created in our processes. We utilize lean principles and digital factory technology to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, self-direct their teams and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.
-Financial Reporting and Variance Analysis to both local and divisional management teams.
-Provides expert analysis and evaluations on financial, accounting, cost and trend reports in order to improve the results of the organization.
-Support and control inventory management and cycle count process.
-Ad hoc reporting for Controller, Plant Manager, and Continues Improvement Teams (CIP), and other local management teams.
-Acts as an advisor that troubleshoots and resolves complex problems within multi-departments and/or cross-functional areas.
-Supporting forecasting and budgeting process
-Month-end & ongoing reporting including: PUMA/Productivity, P&L, Balance Sheet, Capital Spending (CAPEX), Inventory, Reserves, Warranty, and Journal Entries.
-Perform costing activities for new products, BOM revisions, and quoting for Product Management Team.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
•Bachelor’s degree or higher in either Finance or Accounting.
•3- 5 year of experience in-depth understanding of Cost Accounting.
•3-5 years experience in Variance Analysis and Financial Reporting.
•Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Excel Pivot Tables, and V-lookups.
•Basic understanding of Microsoft products (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).
•High degree of accuracy and very detail oriented when reporting any financial information.
•In-depth understanding of Accounting/Finance concepts.
•Highly self-motivated individual who requires and prefers little guidance from manager.
•Excellent communications skills, including the ability to provide data in a concise and appropriate manner.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
• Bill of Material setup.
• Basic understanding of SAP or similar ERP system preferred
•Intermediate Leadership skills.
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:
- A competitive base salary
- Excellent health/vision/dental plans, matching 401K, life insurance and 3 weeks of PTO to start.
- Extensive training along with career development.
We aim to hire top talent and arm them with the opportunity to make top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in a growing business. We are proud that when people join Siemens, they rarely leave, as shown with our low turnover.