Spanish-speaking Financial Analyst III
6 month contract F/T

Description:

Spanish-speaking financial analyst position open at an international auto supplier in the
Novi, Michigan area. 6-months full-time, on contract.

Duties of Financial Analyst III:

  • Handle both Cost Accounting and Financial Analysis.
  • Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze and prepare recommendations regarding financial plans, trends and operating forecasts.
  • Analyze data using database querying, Excel, and other methods.
  • Analyzes financial information to determine financial performance & identify factors affecting costs & profits.
  • Researches and prepares reports on subjects such as rate of return, depreciation, working capital requirements, investment opportunities, impact of governmental regulations and GAAP & IFRS changes.
  • Analyzes and recommends improvement of internal cost and financial controls.
  • Assists in month end closings, prepares forecasts and reconciles inventory.
  • Maintain and organize monthly closing documents and JSOX documents.
  • Analyzes operating costs and prepares periodic reports for the Company and management.
  • Assists in preparing annual and interim sales and operational budgets.
  • Provides management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or operations.
  • Performs internal physical inventory, audit & inventory-related business flow, audits and prepares audit reports for management.
  • Assists during external CPA inventory physical audit semi-annually and annually.
  • Create and maintain the database of product sales prices, product costs, product description, product item numbers for the cost analysis
  • Maintain updated BOM, BOM for budget and BOM for 1st and 2nd Standard Cost up-date with Factory cost accounting team.
  • Recommend or develop new processes to improve the routine detail procedures or methods.
  • Fixed Asset Maintenance.
  • Prepare various reserve calculations, such as LCM (Lower of Cost or market), cost devaluations.
  • Prepare Royalty and Patent reports
  • Assist in preparing Hyperion Financial Reporting (DIVA/D-CAFE)

Requirements of Financial Analyst III:

  • Fluent in Spanish and English.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in accounting field, experience with cost accounting, and various analysis reporting.
  • Experience in manufacturing.
  • Advanced level Excel skills required. Oracle EBS a plus.
  • Microsoft Access and PowerPoint skills.
  • Knowledge of SOX or J-SOX preferred.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a diverse, international team.
  • Ability to work with an international team
  • Japanese language skills helpful, but not required

Location:
Novi, MI

Start date:
Immediate

Job Type:
6-month full-time, contract

Apply to:
linguasci@aol.com