Volvo Group Senior Financial Analyst in Macungie, Pennsylvania
This position is to provide financial leadership to departments within the manufacturing business area by actively working with department managers to guide and continuously improve our financial results.
Work closely with manufacturing departments to lead cost reduction initiatives
Provide financial guidance and support to various manufacturing areas
Analyze actual results versus action plans and assist department managers with updating action plans
Follow-up actual results and key process indicators with regard to budgets and forecasts
Prepare and post monthly closing entries and perform other closing activities
Develop and coordinate planning activities for budget, forecasts, standards, etc.
Support capital acquisition business case preparation and analysis
Administer and maintain financial controls and financial systems
Participate in regional groups as necessary
Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned
Communication: Listening effectively, transmitting information accurately and understandably, and actively seeking feedback non-defensively
Flexibility: Performing a wide range of tasks, responding to changes in direction and priorities, and accepting new challenges, responsibilities and assignments
Analytical Skills: Recognizing patterns in data, information, or events, drawing logical conclusions, and making recommendations for action
Planning and Organization: Anticipating and drawing inferences about the future and structuring resources and actions in a logical manner
Attention to Detail: Monitoring adherence to standards and actively checking for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on
Technical/Functional Expertise: Demonstrating broad, in-depth, and up-to-date knowledge of pertinent technical, business and professional fields
Professionalism: Dealing directly and forthrightly with people and problems, persisting to get the job done, and managing personal responses and stress
Dependability/Reliability: Following through on commitments, producing timely work to required – or higher - standards, and pitching in to get the job done
Minimum Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree required. Lean Certification, MBA, CMA or CPA helpful/desirable
Minimum 3 years related financial, manufacturing or public accounting work experience
Self-directed and self-motivated
Strong analytical and process skills
Proactive problem solving and identification of improvement actions
Strong presentation and public speaking skills
The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.
Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses the production of state-of-the-art products for the truck brands of the Volvo Group, as well as Volvo Group engines and transmissions, through an international world class industrial environment.
With Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
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Group Trucks Operations
Travel Required (Maximum)
Last application date
Finance & Control