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Founded in 1925, Festo Corporation is a leading provider of pneumatic and automation control solutions.

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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Financial Analyst

  • Job Tracking ID: 512241-591282
  • Job Location: Mason , OH
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: September 15, 2017
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals

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Job Description:

  • Acting as business partner for the operational and supporting functions

  • Ongoing monitoring of cost center actual versus plan expense development, interaction with cost center leaders

  • Data quality verification, analysis and if necessary corrections

  • Participation in monthly closing process and reporting of Investment and Personnel

  • Perform detailed reporting analysis as required, including discussions on various issues

  • Participation in monthly management reporting preparation, analysis and comments on the financial results and KPIs

  • Support budgeting process and internal coordination, data collection, consolidation, verification and presentation

  • Assist cost center leaders with budget preparation

  • Data preparation for hourly rate planning, incl. capacity and plan hours

  • Inventory controlling and reporting, inventory turns, inventory reach, obsolescence reporting and analysis, optimization measures

  • Maintaining a good quality of the product cost calculations in close cooperation with engineering, material management and other relevant departments, product cost analysis

  • Preparation of business statements for investment approvals

  • Preparation of ad-hoc analysis and reports

Other tasks projects and/or responsibilities may be assigned on an as needed basis.

Experience and Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business; or 4 years related experience, or equivalent combination of experience and education

3 years of experience as Controller or Financial Analyst necessary.

SAP R/3 experience (FI, CO, BI)

Excellent Excel

Good Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)

Ability to effectively present information to the Management and various stakeholders

Demonstrated ability to lead decision-making process for cross-functional teams, and to exercise independent judgment on decisions involving business risk

Up to 10% domestic and international travel is expected

German language is a plus

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster