Eaton Corporation Senior Financial Analyst in Charlotte, North Carolina
Eaton’s Vehicle Group is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst. The Senior Financial Analyst will be located at Eaton’s Kings Mountain, NC facility.
The Senior Financial Analyst will provide financial analysis and decision support to Plant management, while ensuring the integrity of financial reporting within the guidelines of GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley, Eaton Financial Policies/Procedures and applicable tax codes. Duties involve a variety of accounting and finance functions focused around operational analysis, inventory, and month-end close. The Senior Financial Analyst will assist in all monthly and yearly month-end closings, budgeting/forecasting, and Profit Plan activities.
Supports month-end close process by preparing journal entries and commentary
Prepares monthly account reconciliations to ensure accuracy of reporting
Supports Profit Plan and monthly forecast preparation
Prepares presentations to provide feedback to stakeholders
Manages the plant’s capital forecast and spend tracking
Assist with the preparation and submission of the yearly LIFO process
Participates in the annual physical inventory process, including leading training, designed to ensure the accuracy of inventory counts and costs
Provides assistance to all areas of plant with regard to functional expertise and cross-functional support and training, providing guidance and education as needed to plant personnel on financial objectives and means of achievement
Assist in maintaining an atmosphere of continuous improvement and actively contributes to the team effort for accomplishing department and plant goals
Assists in ad-hoc requests from other departments and division headquarters
Assists in internal and external audits as required
Provide additional support to division in performing payroll related activities up to and including fielding local payroll inquires, and acting as a secondary source to process payroll when needed.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited institution is required
Minimum of 3 years of Accounting or Finance experience is required
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
CPA/CMA is preferred
Master’s degree from an accredited institution is preferred
Accounting/finance experience within a manufacturing environment is preferred
Experience in administering hourly payroll, preferably utilizing the Kronos platform.
Strong Proficiency with MS Office, including Excel (V look-ups, pivot tables)
Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems
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Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
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