Sr. Financial Analyst (Pricing) in Northlake, IL at Empire Today

Date Posted: 6/16/2022

Opportunity Snapshot

Opportunity Description

Business Area

The Sr. Financial Analyst provides analytical support, reporting, and forecasting to the business leaders of the Company. This includes Operations, Demand Planning, Sales, and Executives. The Sr. Financial Analyst function helps the Company make better data-driven decisions. They are comfortable working with data and communicating with stakeholders at all levels.

Responsibilities

  • Utilize financial data to review operating performance for products, market locations, installations, and sales.
  • Understand the levers of profitability, focusing on metrics that align with profitability goals.
  • Identify trends and developments on a continual basis for company, industry, and markets and understand their financial impact.
  • Build solutions that satisfy business partner's needs.
  • Structure projects to have a defined deliverable and definition of success.
  • Communicate analysis in a manner that enables the business sponsor to understand and act on the information.
  • Maintain pricing inputs (cost, margin, commission, etc.) in Excel and other databases to ensure accurate reporting and performance.
  • Support Merchandising with Annual Line Reviews and create assortment analyses and recommendations for future product offerings.
  • Provide ad hoc analysis as requested by senior management.
  • Escalate issues to management when necessary.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Business, or Quantitative field required.
  • Master's Degree a plus.
  • At least 3-5 years' experience in a pricing related role.
  • Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (SQL a plus).
  • Tableau and data visualization experience is a plus.
  • Thorough knowledge of business finance, financial analysis, and modeling.
  • Outstanding organizational, analytical, and multi-tasking skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Comfortable working cross-functionally with different business units.
  • Highly detail oriented.
  • Ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality.

Benefits

  • Employees are eligible for numerous benefits including:
  • Quick enrollment into our benefit plans. Eligibility is first of the month following just two weeks of employment.
  • A premium 401K Investment Plan, with the company matching your amount invested dollar for dollar up to 4% with no vesting. Find another Company that can beat that!
  • Medical Insurance with several plan options and a Health Savings Account to meet you and your family's health needs.
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Insurance - Twice a year visits at no cost.
  • Vision Insurance with materials coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Dependent Care
  • Wellness Program - A best in class program offering substantial awards payable right on your paycheck
  • Basic Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Short Term Disability Coverage
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays including Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) that grows with years of service
  • Empire Perks - An employee discount purchasing program offering you great savings on the things you want.

About EMPIRE TODAY(r)

Empire Today has been a leading provider of installed home improvements for 60 years. Empire offers the largest in-stock selection of flooring in the United States. Convenience, quality, and selection make Empire stand out. With Empire Today, homeowners and business customers can get quality Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring, and Window Treatments from top brands they know and trust. And because Empire warehouses thousands of products, customers can get the right product, professionally installed when they need it, as soon as the next day.

Empire was founded in 1959 and provides service to more than 70 metropolitan areas in the United States. With more than three million satisfied customers, Empire Today is dedicated to its mission of Making Beautiful New Floors Easy.

Empire Today is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.

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