Avery Dennison Plant Financial Analyst in Painesville, Ohio
Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio-frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
We are currently seeking a Plant Financial Analyst needed to provide financial and accounting support for Performance Tapes and Medical Solutions coating and finishing plants in Painesville and Mentor, OH. We are targeting a finance professional with a strong interest in manufacturing finance to serve as a key business partner to our operations and engineering teams.
Provide analytical and accounting support to month-end closing process and ensure ongoing integrity of balance sheet and income statement accounts. Analyze and monitor losses, inventory and fixed asset activity.
Perform monthly site balance sheet reconciliation and support efforts for periodic balance sheet reviews with management.
Act as leader in maintaining and improving internal controls relating to local accounting and information systems. Support plant compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley control processes and documentation requirements.
Utilize ELS (Enterprise Lean Sigma) fundamentals on plant floor and finance/accounting activities to identify areas of needed improvement and act as a liaison with the Operations team to make needed process changes.
Deliver on forecast accuracy goals, modeling key operational costs and engaging the business owners.
Assume key support role in annual planning process including administration, preparation, analysis and presentation especially for inventory, scrap, and material cost.
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting required.
3-5 years of Accounting/Finance experience required. Prior experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
Deep understanding of accounting principles and internal controls.
Self-starter with energy and a results-orientation.
High level of dedication to teamwork in a strong environment.
Seek for continuous improvement.
Strong analytical/problem solving skills and attention to detail.
Proficiency in PC skills (Excel, Access and querying tools). Knowledge of Oracle and/or MfgPro a plus.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled