Sr. Financial Analyst

Date: Nov 18, 2022

Location: Bethlehem, PA, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Senior Financial Analyst

Company Overview:

For over 125 years, OPW has led the way in designing and manufacturing world-class retail fueling, fluid handling and car wash system solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW makes above ground and below ground products for both conventional, vapor recovery and clean energy applications in the retail and commercial markets. Additionally, OPW supplies loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, rail car valves and equipment, and car wash systems. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of the Dover Corporation, which is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under 'DOV'. To learn more about OPW’s 125 years of providing industry-leading solutions, visit our website at www.opwglobal.com.

 

Position Overview:

The ICS Sr. Financial Analyst is a key member of the ICS finance team, partnering with and supporting the ICS Controller. This role is primarily a tactical leadership position, with key pillars of activity that include definition, deployment and management of ICS’s and VWS’s annual operating plan; balance-sheet assessment and management; operations support, driving continuous improvement in Finance and related business processes; and being a cross-functional business partner to the ICS team. The role requires an action-oriented finance leader with a track record of supporting business outperformance and continuous improvement as a finance leader. The ideal candidate will bring a balanced background covering FP&A and operational finance experience from a manufacturing/industrial environment.  Additionally, the role requires a leader with the ability to change altitude as needed to drive strategic initiatives as well as tactical needs.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as member of the ICS finance team and cross-functional business partner, primarily with the manufacturing/operations organization
  • Supports annual AOP and monthly forecasts, including Sales, EBIT, working capital, and working capital metrics
  • Preparation of DPLAN reporting and analysis, including price/cost inflation, Risk & Opportunities, Booking/Backlog, KPI’s, and uploading AOP, Forecast, and Strategic Plan data to LongView system
  • Coordinate and preparation of Weekly Sales forecast and reporting
  • Fixed assets management. Support project team with project cost and ROI. Prepare capital expenditure proposals for various aspects of ICS and monitor the investment performance against the proposal
  • Ensure effective processes are in place
  • Supports inventory costing and management. Ensures appropriate inventory quantities are maintained, identifying obsolete inventory, analyzing labor, materials, and overhead costs, and periodic review of standard costs. Support standard cost development
  • Analyze operations to identify trends in the business; recommend and implement specific corrective actions when warranted; Oversee Costing ad Inventory functions
  • Assist month-end closing and ad-hoc projects

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or other related discipline
  • CPA,CMA, and/or MBA preferred
  • Strong cost accounting background is essential 
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement

 

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the traditional indoor office work environment is usually moderate.  There is no or very limited exposure to physical risk.  This position may occasionally require travel including an overnight stay as may be necessary to meet customer needs.  Normal risks associated with travel and/or set-up of Company’s system may be expected.

 

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; Sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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