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Financial Analyst - Senior Associate (Costing and Margin)

Herman Miller
Zeeland, MI
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Financial Analyst - Senior Associate (Costing and Margin)-18291

Position Description:

You can make a salary. Or you can make a difference. Or you can work as a Financial Analyst - Senior Associate (Costing and Margin) at Herman Miller and make both.

About this Opportunity
As a Financial Analyst - Senior Associate (Costing and Margin), you'll conduct finance-related activities in support of small-to-medium sized projects and functions or small-to-medium business units. You will prepare fundamental analyses and research to generate data for inclusion in financial forecasts and projections. Your assignments will typically provide exposure to fundamental financial concepts, issues, and activities.

What You'll Do
You'll have opportunities to speak up, solve problems, lead others, and be an owner every day as you...
  • Build an internal network of contacts and sources to collect and/or validate data. You'll also assist in communicating information as requested.
  • Conduct financial analysis through the application of fundamental Accounting/Finance principles, concepts, theories, and techniques on assignments that are specific in nature and require basic understanding and experience in the field.
  • Continuously increase your knowledge of the organization and personal business acumen through ongoing learning activities.
  • Function as Financial Analyst and business partner with your assigned client group/segment of the organization.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives.
  • Prepare fundamental analyses and research to generate data for inclusion in financial forecasts and projections.
  • Use established procedures, work under direct supervision, and direct efforts toward clearly defined results.
  • Take responsibility for applying knowledge of Accounting principles, concepts, theories, and techniques in conducting activities to support the development, monitoring, and maintenance of ledger accounts and financial statements/reporting.
  • Take responsibility for month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close surrounding inventory, variances, and margin performance.
  • Work closely with auditors to ensure that information, support, and explanations are provided in a timely manner.
  • Support the SOX 404 documentation process.
  • Conduct the calculation, review, and analysis of LIFO inventory valuation.
  • Collaborate with Finance colleagues and internal/external Herman Miller contacts to collect and validate data. You'll also assist in communicating detailed information under general supervision.

Sound Like You?
You might be just who we're looking for if you have...
  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance.
  • Two to four years of professional financial analysis experience.
  • A fundamental knowledge of and expertise in the finance area of specialty.
  • Analytical skills to identify and analyze problems and generate ideas and solutions.
  • A demonstrated ability to effectively use the office automation, communication, tools, and software currently being used in the Herman Miller office environment, including related financial programs and software.
  • A proven ability to accomplish desired objectives and outcomes by influencing individuals at all levels.
  • The ability to work effectively both independently and within a team environment.
  • The ability to perform all essential job functions of the position with or without accommodations.

Who We Are
At Herman Miller, our unique culture represents the collective attitudes, ideas, and experiences of the people who work here. We focus on protecting the environment, impacting our communities, exceeding the expectations of our customers through high quality products, and championing diversity in all areas of the business, and together we are on a journey toward a better world. We support the well-being of our employees in and outside of work by providing a variety of opportunities including award-winning work-life integration resources, development programs, complex health and wellness offerings, and much more.

Herman Miller is a globally recognized provider of furnishings and related technologies and services. Headquartered in West Michigan, we have relied on innovative design for over 100 years to solve problems for people wherever they work, live, learn, and heal.

Herman Miller is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer including veterans and people with disabilities.

Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
Travel: No
Shift: First
Primary Location United States-Michigan-Zeeland


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