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Santa Clarita, United States





The Global Edge is an international staffing firm connecting projects worldwide with the industry’s most talented project professionals. We work with high level technical and commercial personnel across multiple industries including Oil and Gas, Energy, Renewables, Infrastructure, Automotive and Motorsports, IT, Marine, Mining, and more. With offices strategically located worldwide, the Global Edge is known for the highest level of delivery for our clients and contractors.

Position Overview

Our team is currently looking for a Financial Analyst for a client in the automotive industry. 

An organization's decision-making is supported by the financial analyst's analysis of financial data, preparation of reports, and delivery of insights and recommendations. They are essential in determining the company's financial performance and its need for improvement. 

Responsibilities & Essential Duties

•    Coordination of cost accounting and reporting activities

•    Develop / maintain cost accounting framework.

•    Establish annual labor and overhead rates.

•    Review, investigate and explain production variances on a routine basis.

•    Provide support for annual physical inventories and cycle counts, and inventory analysis.

•    Ability to perform ad-hoc financial analysis as needed to support business.

•    Drive work process improvements

•    Coordination of financial presentations

•    Other projects as assigned by Controller and/or CEO.

•    Answers financial and accounting questions by researching, analyzing, and interpreting data.

Qualifications (Education, Experience, & Skills)

•    Bachelor's degree in Accounting.

•    Strong attention to details, analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills.

•    Ability to multi-task, work as a team member and independently, self-driven, adaptable, and patient.

•    Ability to meet deadlines (i.e., month-end closing and business plans).

•    Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision.

•    Proficiency in MS Office: Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point.

•    Experience with visualization and analytical tools (Power BI).

•    Work with ethics and integrity.

•    Knowledge of accounting procedures and practices, preferably in a manufacturing environment

•    Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills; ability to correspond in a professional, businesslike manner and speak effectively before groups of customers and colleagues.

•    Capacity to prioritize and plan work activities efficiently to meet deadlines, work on multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

•    5+ years of Accounting Experience, with 2+ years of manufacturing industry experience

•    Experience with ERP systems 

•    Cost Accounting Experience

Work Conditions

•    Santa Clarita, CA 

Global Edge Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Global Edge Group, LLC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.



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