Global Product Line Management, Senior Financial Analyst

Ingredion Westchester , IL 60154

Posted 7 months ago

The Financial Analyst serves as a business partner for the Global Director, PLM, with significant cross-functional global interaction. This position will be responsible for gathering and analyzing product costs, margins, profit velocity through key assets, pricing, and return on invested capital. S/he will provide financial consulting and strategic support to the platform leadership team on key metrics. This function acts as the analytical engine of a $1Bn platform to provide insights and support to optimize business decision making. Financial modeling, problem solving, prioritizing and attention to detail are critical to being successful in this role.

As a Financial Analyst, your responsibilities will include:

  • Advanced Excel modeling experience and proficiency, combined with the ability to work with complex data and providing accurate and timely financial recommendations to management

  • Accessing financial data from multiple sources and subsequently utilizing analytics for strategic and business planning efforts, decision-making, and improvement opportunities

  • Partnering with stakeholder teams across multiple business units to develop the necessary analysis and documentation in a collaborative way, communicating effectively and efficiently with operations, managerial, and executive teams

  • Analyzing past results, performing variance analysis, identifying trends, and making recommendations for improvements

  • Evaluating financial performance by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts

  • Organizing and analyzing data from all sources, using statistical methods to ensure validity of results

  • Assessing financial information to determine feasibility of proposals or to identify factors requiring amendment

  • Accuracy, timely creation, and dissemination of financial simulations

This position is well-suited for you if you:

  • Are highly organized and detail orientated

  • Can work across multiple teams and platforms

  • Have a balanced mix of analytical, technical, and business skills

  • Are a motivated self-starter with the ability to multi-task and prioritize workload

  • Have a proven ability to manage confidentiality without exception

  • Can think creatively, highly-driven, curious, and self-motivated

  • Have the ability to work on multiple projects with multiple deadlines

Qualified candidates will have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting

  • PC proficiency with strong Microsoft suite skills, with exceptional skills in Excel

  • Experience with SAP BW, SAP Analytics and/or Tableau

  • The ability to conduct cost/benefit analysis

  • Expertise with business case development

  • Modeling techniques and methods

  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to present financial data using detailed reports and charts

Ingredion adheres to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other federal, state and local human rights laws. Ingredion seeks to provide every employee with a work environment that is free from discrimination and without discrimination based on race, color, religion, age, gender, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, ancestry, handicap or disability (mental or physical), marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability resulting from military service, or any other classification protected by law or the company's Equal Employment Opportunity Policy. Ingredion will not tolerate discriminatory or harassing behavior by its employees, customers, vendors, agents, and any other third parties conducting business with the company.

Relocation Available? Yes/ Globally / Within Region / Within country

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As a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions, Ingredion offer great careers across various functions. If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula. Successful: Grow with a leader. Ingredion is FORTUNE 500 company with consistently strong financial performance. Responsible: Thrive with an organization that lives its values. We drive relentlessly toward sustainable practices and responsible operations wherever we do business. Meaningful: Be proud of where you work and what you do. Ingredion enables innovation in foods, beverages and consumer products that touch lives around the world.

Relocation Available:

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