The Senior Financial Analyst provides cost accounting support to platform/site management by investigating actual to standard or estimate/budget differences; gathers historical costs data and allocations; preparing needed journal entries, reconciling ledger accounts and project driven analysis as required. Active role in daily management reporting and other periodic metrics and reporting packages; and in annual budget process including calculation of item standard costs. Otherresponsibilities include but are not limited to; Assist management with the development of global accounting initiatives and participate in special assignments designed to gather data and ultimately improve operational efficiencies.
The ideal candidate should be highly scalable, possess excellent analytical and communication skills (large amount of interaction with Site management), strong financial systems knowledge and have the ability to work with a sense of focused urgency in a challenging and dynamic environment.
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with 5+ years of relevant experience, Masters degree with 3+ years experience, or Doctoral degree with 1+ years experience. CPA or MBA preferred.
- AS400 and/or Oracle manufacturing experience is a plus.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Ability to work with a sense of urgency in a challenging and dynamic environment.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries. A globally diverse team of 71, associates, we are united by our culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which is our competitive advantage. In 2014, we generated $19.9B in revenue and our market cap exceeded $60B. We are #149 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,% over 20yrs.