Financial Analyst

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Job #: 17640
Status: Inactive / Filled
Title: Financial Analyst
Job Location: Memphis, TN - Memphis
Base Compensation: $55,000 — $65,000
Total Compensation: $55,000 — $65,000
Is Employer Willing to Relocate?: No
Job Categories: Accounting
Industries: Manufacturing / Distribution


The Financial Analyst performs the cost accounting function and provides accounting assistance in all areas of the financial statements, including reporting on plant financial status by preparing and analyzing financial plans, forecasts, and reports.


Assist in the preparation of profit and loss statements and monthly closing and cost accounting reports, including month-end closing functions (journal entries, reconciling accruals, pre-paids, payroll, and other accounts). Establish, maintain, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures. Provides assistance in developing and analyzing operating budgets and forecasts, and prepares financial reports. Tracks financial status by monitoring variances from plan and forecasts. Review revenue, expense, payroll entries, invoices, and other accounting documents. Analyze revenue and expenditure trends and recommend appropriate budget levels, and ensure expenditure control. Provides information to management by assembling and summarizing data; assisting in the preparation of reports and presentations of findings, analyses, and recommendations. Increases productivity by developing automated applications; eliminating duplications; coordinating information requirements. Analyzes cost data obtained from the system and regularly understands variances between standard costs to actual production costs. Works with production and supply chain groups to update bill of material standard costs and perform monthly cost roll-ups; report on periodic variances and their causes, and assists with physical inventories and cycle counts. Create and review the controls needed for data accumulation and reporting systems.


Bachelor's degree in related discipline.


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