Senior Financial Analyst - Plant Operations

Rosemont, IL |$90-100K | Job ID: 99235

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Looking to grow your career? LaSalle Network has partnered with a multi-billion dollar leader in the Commercial Fitness Space. They are looking to bring in a Senior Financial Analyst – Plant Operations to serve as a strategic partner to the Plant Manager to oversee Plant Financial Operations for their primary manufacturing plant. The annual compensation plan for this position is $95,000-$100,000 per year plus a discretionary bonus.


The Senior Financial Analyst – Plant Operations will act as the Plant financial expert and overall financial liaison between all other areas of the Plant as well as the broader organization. In addition, the Senior Financial Analyst – Plant Operations will lead plant planning activities such as the annual operating plan, labor and overhead and monthly budget and forecasting cycles. This position will have high visibility to C-Suite executives and will be presenting action plans and project roadmaps directly to senior leadership.


Senior Financial Analyst – Plant Operations Responsibilities:

  • Partner directly with the Plant Manager to achieve plant objectives operationally as well as financially; attend/contribute in plant production meetings
  • Partner with Accounting Shared Services to close the books monthly, reviewing and validating entries as well as proposing adjustments as appropriate
  • Analyze and report to plant and corporate leadership team monthly results
  • Track daily hours and weekly labor productivity metrics, analyze results and partner with Operations to identify and communicate opportunities and challenges
  • Participate as finance lead for projects both within the plant as well as throughout the broader organization as appropriate
  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement/change through financial analysis/business partnership
  • Lead planning and execution of annual physical inventory process at the plant
  • Partner with colleagues to share best practices, strategize on standardized reporting, model and process changes, as well as act as a backup
  • Manage quarterly inventory E&O reviews
  • Support consolidated efforts as required (cost accounting, product cost reviews, audit requests, various Ops FP&A requests, etc.)


Senior Financial Analyst – Plant Operations Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or similar discipline
  • 3-5 years in finance role
  • Manufacturing experience in one or more global organizations desirable
  • Supervisory experience in direct managerial role or matrix organization
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Strong communication
  • Strong Excel, Oracle, Longview and financial modeling skills


Thank you,


Daniel Pinkerton

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.