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Financial Analyst Corporate FP&A

Date: Mar 1, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: Sealed Air Corporation

Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.5 billion in sales in 2017 and has approximately 15,000 employees who serve customers in 122 countries. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.

Summary

The Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) function is looking for a highly motivated Financial Analyst to provide global financial planning and analyses for the consolidated $4.2 billion annual revenue businesses of Sealed Air Corporation. This individual will support a variety of recurring financial processes including the monthly close and financial reporting of a few global functions, as well as be a key contributor to the corporate team’s processes, such as the annual operating plan (AOP), modeling for the strategic plan (STRAP), ad hoc financial analysis including support for the Finance Leadership Team and monthly reporting which supports the Executive Committee. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical skills.  He / she can think critically to navigate financial information systems and can simplify information to create clear outputs to support decision-making. The candidate will have effective communication skills with all levels of management, and be able to work with cross-functional teams. 

Responsibilities

  • Ensure the integrity of the month-end close process for a few global functions.
  • Drive process improvements and leverage ERP capabilities to simplify and streamline month-end close activities.
  • Issue consolidated financial reporting to the senior management team.
  • Perform analytical review of actual results versus plan, forecast, and prior year at varying levels of the organization
  • Support annual operating plan and monthly forecast process.
  • Provide ad hoc financial analysis and data query support for the Executive team and Finance Leadership Team.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • 1+ year of work experience in finance or related fields.
  • Highly motivated individual with strong business interest and desire to act as a business partner.
  • Cooperative team player with proactive communication style.
  • Strong analytical and process improvement skills.
  • Quick learner and adapter.
  • Proficiency with financial reporting consolidation systems and analytical tools is desirable - e.g. Hyperion HFM, Hyperion Planning, SAP BW.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel/PowerPoint skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment, with proven follow-through and adherence to changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Can multi-task and work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to organize, manage and prioritize work for self.

Requisition id: 26926 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).

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