Volvo Group Financial Analyst in Macungie, Pennsylvania

Purpose/Description

Provide financial support to departments within the manufacturing business area by actively working with Department Managers to guide and continuously improve our financial results Reports to the Director of Business Operations

Core Responsibilities

  • Assists in the analysis, investigation, and research supporting the organization's financial planning and reporting

  • Responsible for preparing and analyzing operating expenses, standard costs, project costs, and key performance indicators

  • Supports the monthly closing process

  • Participates in studies and implementation of capital investments and cost reduction initiatives

  • Maintains accurate fixed asset records

Critical Competencies

  • Technical Competencies

  • Technical/Functional Expertise: Demonstrating broad, in-depth, and up-to-date knowledge of pertinent technical, business and professional fields

  • Flexibility: Performing a wide range of tasks, responding to changes in direction and priorities, and accepting new challenges, responsibilities and assignment

  • 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

  • Strong analytical and process skills

  • Proactive problem solving and identification of improvement actions

  • Soft Skills

  • Self-directed and self-motivated

  • Strong presentation and public speaking skills

  • Communication: Listening effectively, transmitting information accurately and understandably, and actively seeking feedback non-defensively

  • Dependability/Reliability: Following through on commitments, producing timely work to required – or higher - standards, and pitching in to get the job done

  • Professionalism: Dealing directly and forthrightly with people and problems, persisting to get the job done, and managing personal responses and stress

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree and less than one year of experience or any equivalent combination of relevant education or experience (Lean Certification, MBA, CMA or CPA helpful/desirable)

About us

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates.

In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

84849BR

Entity

Group Trucks Operations

State/Province

Pennsylvania

City/Town

Macungie

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

Functional Area

Finance & Control

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran