Job Name:
Financial Analyst

General information

Location: Oak Park Heights, MN
Date:
04-Jan-2024
Company:
Andersen Corporation
Posting City: Oak Park Heights, MN
Ref #:
4513
Job Category:
Finance and Accounting
Posting City:
Oak Park Heights
State:
MN

Description & Requirements

Andersen Corporation Summary:

At Andersen, we pride ourselves on our core values of Excellence, Integrity, Innovation, Partnership and being a leader in Corporate Citizenship. Headquartered in Bayport, Minn., Andersen Corporation is the largest window and door manufacturer in North America. Newsweek recognized Andersen as one of “2023 America’s Greatest Workplaces.”

We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. Andersen embraces our nine Employee Resource Networks to celebrate our differences and to champion diversity. We are named as a Forbes “Best Employer for Diversity 2022.”

Earning the 2023 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence Award, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference at Andersen.

Summary

This role supports the Enterprise Logistics business unit and warehouses. This role assists in developing, analyzing, interpreting, and implementing financial and accounting concepts, or techniques for financial planning and control with direct supervision Strong communication skills will be necessary due to the frequent interaction with leaders from finance and other areas of the business.

Primary Responsibilities

Period Close Activities

  • Journal entries
  • Expense analysis
  • Reconciliations vs. budget and forecasts
  • Variance commentary

Management Reporting

  • Period reporting packages
  • Weekly dashboards & metrics
  • Ad hoc investigation & analysis
  • Lean Sigma & investment projects / business cases

Budgeting & Forecasting

  • Target setting
  • Process management
  • Compilation of inputs from a variety of sources
  • Evaluation of results and review with business partners

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting or other related area; CPA or CMA preferred, two to five years related experience.
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills required, good Microsoft PowerPoint and PowerBI skills preferred.
  • Basic understanding of finance & business concepts, and ability to clearly communicate those concepts to business partners.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity to communicate with business partners in your functional area. Developing ability to identify abnormal trends to socialize with business partners and supervisor.
  • Ability to analyze basic processes and support workgroups to help resolve problem areas.
  • Ability to quickly learn basic financial modeling and sound problem-solving skills.

Salary Information:

Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to work experience, education, geographic location, certifications, etc. In addition to your pay, Andersen Corporation currently offers benefits such as comprehensive health benefits, 401k contribution, paid time off, 8 paid standard holidays, plus 2 floating holidays, a robust employee Wellbeing program, as well as profit sharing (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements).

Culture and Benefits:

“Be Orange. Be You” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook.

Benefits include, and are not limited to:

  • Charity contributions
  • Nationwide career opportunities
         

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today.

In 2024, Andersen has set a profit-sharing target of $4,000 per eligible employee, prorated as appropriate. Profit sharing will be paid out in quarterly installments to provide eligible employees with payments throughout the year, with payment amounts tied to quarterly operating profit performance. 

Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


 
Posting City:
Oak Park Heights, MN