Finance Analyst II
Position ProfilePosition Summary:This position will provide support to the Aristokraft (AOK) Finance Ferdinand Operations and Corporate Finance teams. This position works closely with the Ferdinand Operations General Managers and upper management on financial performance. The Analyst will support financial management on key operations initiatives special projects and periodic close / forecast / budget activities for the operations business unit.This position is based at the Ferdinand, IN plant location. Organizational Relationship:Reports to the AOK Builder Finance DirectorAccountabilities: Maintain Key Performance Indicator (KPI) reportingConsolidate the daily reporting metrics for plant management to track performanceAssist with plant expense forecasts and provide forecast flash updatesInteract directly with plant management to track and report on the plant's Continuous Improvement (CI) initiativesComplete various journal entries and account reconciliations as part of monthly accounting dutiesWork directly with plant engineers/management to track capital spend and prepare proposals for additional capital purchasesPartner with senior–level management to assess present processes projects and programs to identify and execute improvement opportunitiesProvide support with various corporate reportingAssist with physical inventoryComplete annual budgetCharacteristics & Attributes:Proficiency in MS Office (Word Excel Access)Excellent analytical and problem–solving skillsAbility to interface effectively with plant–level management and collaborate and work effectively within the MBCI Finance organizationStrong team orientation with the ability to own projectsBias for action in a high–pressure environmentExcellent written verbal and presentation skillsEducation & Experience:Bachelor's degree in Accounting Finance or related fieldAt least 2 years experience in an accounting role.