MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions, a world leader in the development, manufacturing, and sales of innovative materials used in the assembly electronics, industrial joining and Photo Voltaic market places, is seeking a Commercial Financial Analyst for their Altoona, PA location.
GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB
The position is responsible for supporting the Commercial business for the MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions Assembly Solutions America's vertical through monthly reporting and implementing business intelligence for sales / margin forecasting processes.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop logical and conceptual data flows that supports and guides the business in the appropriate and effective use of data.
Monthly Sales and Product Line Reporting to include North America Sales Reporting by Vertical; North America Product Line Reporting; Corporate / Global Reporting (including strategic initiatives); and Variable Compensation Plan (to include Quarterly Calculation and Statement Issuance)
Utilize sales data knowledge and awareness to help inform the management team about monthly sales forecast. Connect the variety of industry and economic data tracked for the forecast. Determine which of these indices weigh most heavily on business performance to refine the forecast algorithm
Mine the Company's business databases in search of critical business insights and communicates the findings to the business leadership team.
Use data to guide the business leadership team through all programs and initiatives, enabling continuous improvement in data quality, departmental performance and overall business performance.
Work within and across the business in order to understand the business' functional and data requirements.
Assist in developing KPI's within the business for the purpose of identifying trends and evaluating the success of the business' initiatives.
Acquire data from the company's data sources and provides in a format required to meet the need of the applicable business leader.
Lead the automation of sales related data and reports.
The qualified candidate must:
Possess a BS degree in Business or Finance/Accounting
Two to four years proven working experience.
Must possess proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office
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