Financial Analyst - CPG

Chicago , Illinois |$70-80K | Job ID: 108749

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a leading CPG company to identify a new Financial Analyst to support their Sales Finance team.

Our client is looking for a financial analyst's ideally with CPG/sales finance experience to join their growing team. This individual will be hybrid, in their downtown Chicago office two days a week.

The budgeted base salary for this role is $75,000 with bonus eligibility.

Financial Analyst Responsibilities:
  • Partner with the sales leadership and customer account teams to provide financial leadership and decision support to achieve profitable growth
  • Analyze sales programs and recommend best utilization of sales-controllable funds to drive positive ROI on trade spend, promotions and distributor/retailer incentive programs
  • Provide insights and reporting on customer and channel results, operating expenses and profitability metrics
  • Assist in generating short and long-term forecasts and partner with sales teams to identify and quantify risks and opportunities to plan
  • Support ad-hoc projects and analyses as needed, specifically related to pricing, new product innovation, yearly operating plan and other FP&A activities

Financial Analyst Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required
  • Prior CPG/brand finance experience
  • Experience in managing the P&L, along with knowledge of financial systems and general accounting concepts

At this time, we require applicants for this role to be legally authorized to work in the United States without requiring employer sponsorship either now or in the future.

If you are interested in the Financial Analyst role, please apply today!

Thank you,

Andrew Grossman
Project Manager
LaSalle Network

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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.