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Job Description The Sr. Financial Analyst is an integral part of the National Accounts team, providing key financial analysis and insights to the Foodservice Business Unit.
This individual will own the financial reporting, pricing, and forecasting of the Pizza / Mexican Channel P&L, while working closely with Marketing, Sales, and Operational counterparts on strategic initiatives.
The individual will drive channel projects and important routines with significant Senior Leadership interaction. Key Components of the role Support planning and forecasting including Monthly Performance Review, Strategic Plan, and Annual Operating Plan Optimization of pricing and discount actions to drive profitable growth Investigate and resolve variances between financial forecasts and actual results Analysis of customer P&L’s, industry trends, commodity curves, and product mix impact Cross-functional coordination with Marketing, Sales, and Operations on important projects, such as new product commercialization and capital expenditure requests Evaluate sales trends to create accurate demand forecast to service customers Build compelling presentations for Senior Leadership and influence decision making Collaborate with Sales and Marketing to understand financial results and track KPI’s Analytical support and predictive modeling of channel strategic initiatives Execute enterprise-wide process improvement initiatives and leverage best practices to streamline and harmonize internal practices Significant ad hoc opportunities for leadership and analytics Minimum Qualifications BS in Finance / Accounting or Business Administration required Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in Finance / Accounting Prior Category, Corporate FP&A and / or BU experience preferred Demonstrated strong analytical skills and broad business acumen Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently Ability to recognize opportunities to simplify processes and create efficiencies Ability to learn new systems and work with large data sets Advanced Excel technical skills required #LI-MK1 Location(s)Chicago / Aon Center Equal Opportunity Employer minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity