Financial Analyst in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/16/2020

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 Finance Analyst who will grow at our corporate office in Marysville, Ohio.  

The Finance Analyst (FA) will provide financial & analytical support within areas of the finance team including, but not limited to: Corporate FP&A, Sales/BDT, Marketing, Supply Chain and Internal Audit. The FA will have a strong balance of quantitative analytical skills, creativity and business acumen. In addition, the FA has demonstrated initiative, time management skills, flexibility and the ability to interact effectively with multiple business partners & functions.

In this role you will:

  • Utilize enterprise information systems (SAP/BW) for data analysis.
  • Work closely with finance & cross functional teams to create value-added reporting.
  • Assist in monthly accounting processes including month-end close, analysis of monthly results and preparation of monthly forecasts & annual budget.
  • Assistance with the annual physical inventory process.
  • Visualize data using Tableau and other software.
  • Analyze data for trends and insights.
  • Participate in statistical analysis projects.
  • Present data-driven recommendations.

The perfect person will have:

  • Bachelor's degree with concentration in accounting or finance.
  • Internship or other relevant experience in finance, accounting and/or analytics.
  • Experience using SAP and BW preferred.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite due to the amount of time spent analyzing data.
  • Strong analytical and statistical skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel.
  • Able to work effectively cross-functionally within the organization.
  • Able to manage multiple tasks at the same time.
  • Strong initiative and results-oriented.

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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.