Senior Financial Analyst, Reporting & Analytics in Vancouver, WA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

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. ​

The Senior Financial Analyst, Reporting & Analytics will work closely with business operators to provide financial performance tracking, reporting, forecasting and profitability. 

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Collaborate with Hawthorne’s Category, Sales, Supply Chain and/or the broader finance team to develop reports to capture KPIs, business metrics or other information that drive business results.
  • Analysis, design, development and configuration of financial reports for Hawthorne’s business users leveraging SAP R/3, SAP Business Warehouse & other BI tools. 
  • Ability to learn financial reporting tools (e.g. SAP BEx, Analysis for Office and Tableau).
  • Working with business users to establish requirements for new reports and modify existing reports.
  • Research, diagnose and resolve issues with incorrect reporting as a result of data validation.
  • Helps to ensure on-time delivery and accuracy of Daily, Weekly and Monthly scheduled reports.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • BA/BS Finance or Accounting or Management Information Systems.
  • 3-5 years of post-undergraduate work experience in public accounting or industry financial roles with experience in variance analysis, budgeting/forecasting, and/or financial reporting.
  • Experience with BI tools (BW, BEx, BOBJ, HANA, etc.) is a plus.
  • Experience building Tableau dashboards is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and operates with a sense of ownership.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are important, as this person will be interacting with all levels of management.
  • Ability to translate business requirements into actionable reporting.
  • Basic understanding of project management is a plus.
  • Experience using data warehouse or analytical tools is a plus.

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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.