Financial Operations Analyst

Amcor Rigid Plastics Usa, Inc. Manchester , MI 48158

Posted 4 months ago

Amcor Rigid PlasticsFinancial Operations AnalystManchester, MIPosition

Overview:
The Financial Operations Analyst role is responsible for supporting both the North America Beverage Operations team and Finance leadership team. Primary objectives are analyzing operating performance and streamlining financial processes for approximately 20 Beverage manufacturing facilities. The exposure this role provides will build a strong foundation for larger and broader responsibilities within Amcor.Essential Responsibilities and Duties: * Serve as a valued business partner to the Beverage Operations team. This includes serving remotely as Plant Controller for one facility and using this experience to identify opportunities for improvement for all Beverage plants * Conduct operational analysis and provide financial support, month-end reporting, budgeting/forecasting, process improvement and ad hoc projects * Support monthly reviews of plant financial performance and drive action items * Develop new analytical tools that explain key performance indicators (KPIs) in plant cost performance, capital expenditures and strength of the balance sheet * Improve the quality of underlying data used by the plants (i.e., scrap, efficiency metrics, labor utilization) leveraging tools such as Business Objects * Play a key support role during monthly forecast and annual budget processes, and during process improvement initiatives in both areas * Ensure effective internal controls are in place and aligned with Amcor policies * Provide ad hoc support to the Operations, Finance and Supply Chain teams during cost reduction, productivity and manufacturing footprint analyses

Qualifications:
* Education: Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting required * Minimum three years of experience in accounting/finance roles in a manufacturing environment * Demonstrated history of process improvements, project management, and ownership of results * Strong IT systems experience and aptitude * Strong work ethic with ability to leverage others and work in a cross functional environment * Self-initiative and commitment to excellence * Ability to summarize and explain detailed data to non-Finance co-workers * Solid understanding of accounting concepts and transactional flow * Effective communicator * Travel 10%Competencies:Amcor Leadership Framework CompetenciesCore Competencies: * Customer Focus * Learning on the Fly * Interpersonal Savvy * Drive for Results3-5 Applicable ALF Competencies:Functional/Technical SkillsManaging & Measuring WorkInfluencing OthersBusiness AcumenPriority SettingRelationships: * Reports solid line to Sr. Financial Operations Analyst, APRNA Beverage * Key networking partners: ARPNA Beverage Financial Planning and Analysis team; Regional Operations Directors; Regional and Plant Controllers; Supply Chain; "Shared Services" Accounting and Information Technology teamsADA

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  • The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. * We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.* #CB* IND123
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