Financial Analyst FP&A - FRA

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Date: Feb 28, 2021

Location: Atlanta, GA, US

Company: JM Huber Corporation

Portfolio Business: Huber Engineered Materials 

J.M. Huber Corporation is one of the largest privately held, family-owned companies in the United States. Established in 1883, we are a diversified, global supplier of specialty and commodity chemicals, hydrocolloid solutions, engineered wood products and natural resources to customers spanning a wide variety of industries. With approximately $2.3 billion in sales and 4,000 employees worldwide, we have a material presence in more than 20 countries.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversee the business unit’s FP&A function, including participation in the production of annual budgets, monthly forecasts, financial flash reporting, analysis of the actuals vs. plan, and alike.
  • Evolve our planning models, long-term forecasting and reporting
  • Partner with teams in Accounting, Business Intelligence and Software Development to create an automated data flow between accounting, BI and planning & forecasting. Focus on developing repeatable methodologies that continuously streamline existing processes to ensure best quality outcomes.
  • Perform detailed variance analysis of key metrics, cost drivers and other business KPIs. Support decision making by identifying necessary actionable steps in response to variances.
  • Develop and maintain relevant recurring reporting to support management accountability.
  • Design dashboards, scorecards and meaningful graphical presentation of business results to provide insights and financial transparency to business leaders, ultimately fostering better informed decisions.
  • Ad-hoc, roll up your sleeves projects that might be at a different scope or level than your role.

Experience, Education, and Required Skills

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in finance or equivalent discipline.
  • 5+ years of progressive finance experience (preferably in a manufacturing company) paired with thorough accounting knowledge.
  • Data driven mindset and excellent analytics and modeling skills with the ability to analyze raw data, draw conclusions, and develop actionable recommendations.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and ability to gain trust from people around you..
  • Self-starter attitude, ability and desire to be hands-on in a fast-paced environment.
  • Team player and a fast learner, who works effectively in a cross-functional, global environment.
  • Extremely proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Understanding of financial software integrations.

We are looking for:

  • You are a master juggler, momentum builder, and project champion.
  • You have a can-do attitude. Even the most seemingly impossible tasks are possible with the right amount of creativity, good judgment, and determination. You are a solution-finder.
  • You have excellent work ethic, strive to be the best at what you do, and take pride in your work product.
  • You think big. While you understand, analyze and execute ‘in the weeds’, you remain strategic and creative in your thinking.
  • You’re a great team player and relationship builder. You excel at working with others, you like to share the credit and have a positive, resilient attitude.

Our employees are our strongest asset, and their safety, health, and well-being is our highest priority. We respect the individual by providing opportunities for professional and personal development. Our Principles drive us to create an inclusive workplace where employees share core values, show dignity and respect toward others, and work hard to achieve their best performance.  

J.M. Huber Corporation is an EEO / AAP employer. Pre-employment drug screening is required


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta