Financial Analyst

Requisition ID:  41014
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Kentucky (3170)
Location: 

Erlanger, KY, United States, 41018

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Finance Analyst applies analytical expertise in performing economic research on rates of return, depreciation and investments, and analysis of profit-and-loss income statements. Prepares reports and makes recommendations to management, while ensuring the integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and/or International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Job Core Responsibilities
  • Develops financial models to evaluate return on investment for new business projects and prepares annual budget information and quarterly projections
  • Works with specified team(s) to collect information on existing and new products, while developing forward pricing strategy
  • Performs financial analysis on product costs, margins, cash flows and working capital
  • Formulates financial analysis and presentation packages for senior management and corporate leadership
  • Provides analysis to support positive and/or negative positions on negotiations
  • Prepares various ad-hoc analytical studies at the request of management
  • Monitors project funding and collaborates with specified departments through project completion
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Job Specifications

Education : Post-Secondary Degree in Finance or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectation
Certifications :
Years Experience :
5-7 years of relevant experience
Skills :

  • Thorough understanding and experience of standard accounting concepts, practices, procedures and compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and/or International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Knowledge of accounting, financial reporting and financial analysis acquired through related work experience
  • Ability to analyze and translate complex data into easily understandable information and make recommendations using analytical expertise to solve complex problems
  • Strong attention to detail, good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize with changing situations
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications and database management tools

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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