Analyst, Finance in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 6/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Financial Analyst, Supply Chain who will join our Finance team in Marysville, Ohio.

This position will be based at The Scotts Miracle-Gro world headquarters in Marysville, a suburb of Columbus, OH.  Not familiar with Columbus? Visit

We conduct meaningful analysis to compare ourselves against key competitors and the market in its entirety to determine how we should measure success. The SMG leadership team looks to us to provide out of the box thoughtful viewpoints to guide forward looking decisions to help shape the future of our company.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Report to the Manager – Supply Chain Finance;
  • Partnership with key business leads and operators;
  • Interact with other finance functions to analyze financial results, develop forecasts, and manage risks and opportunities;
  • Play a key role in monthly financial close and forecast process;
  • Contribute to annual Company-wide budget consolidation and analysis;
  • Provide ad-hoc financial analysis and reporting to support the organization’s strategic plan.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting;
  • CPA, MBA or other professional designation, not required. 
  • Financial and accounting aptitude, to analyze financial information;
  • The ability to multi-task and prioritize work to meet deadlines; strong organizational skills;
  • Operates with a sense of ownership;
  • Communicates effectively internally and externally;
  • Feels comfortable with ambiguity;
  • Exhibits intellectual curiosity;
  • Experience with SAP R/3 and Hyperion Enterprise, not required but nice to have;
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.
  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 2,400 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreens pharmacy and Doctor’s office.
  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef-run cafe and the best crushed ice!
  • Unbelievable 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.
  • Generous holiday and vacation days.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.