Sr Financial Analyst

Mattel   •  

Middleton, WI

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

American Girl is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst who will be responsible for financial business support including forecasting, financial analysis and reporting, general ledger accounting, and cross-functional consulting. The person in this position is responsible for managing key business relationships in a multi-channel consumer products industry that operates in a fast-paced, collaborative environment across Finance and American Girl. The position also affords opportunity to deliver and present financial results, forecasts, and business initiatives to senior leadership.

Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA a plus

* Minimum of 5 years experience in financial analysis, advanced accounting procedures and financial systems

* Current knowledge of GAAP and internal controls and experience executing monthly close processes

* Exceptional analytical skills and problem solving abilities

* Ability to work cross-functionally, providing financial guidance and insight to business partners to drive desired business outcomes

* Demonstrated commitment to meeting deadlines in fast-paced environment

* Highly motivated and inquisitive, with a desire to learn and grow within the organization

* Ability to compile holistic financial reporting, including variance explanations

* Demonstrated teamwork, customer service oriented, and strong communication skills

* Excellent organization and time management

* Advanced Microsoft Excel, proficient in MS Office

* Data warehouse and Hyperion Planning experience a plus

* Experience with financial support in a consumer products/retail environment a plus