Kforce Senior Financial Analyst in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kforce's client, a growing and well established company in the greater Grand Rapids, Michigan (MI) area is looking to add a Senior Financial Analyst to its corporate accounting team. This position will report to the Finance Manager.Essential Functions:

  • Prepares weekly reporting to summarize current and projected company financial position to include, but is not limited to: gross margin analysis, expense analysis, and management of the trial balance

  • Accounting duties to include: weekly/monthly sales/margin reporting, FX spot/forward buys, monitor cash balance, customer rebates, monthly results commentary, CapEx request/payback analysis, SG&A expense, tax accrual, and period-end close transactions (to also include all account reconciliations monthly)

  • Reviews weekly pricing for accuracy

  • Ensures sales, margin, product cost, and freight and storage costs are accurate

  • Works with business to develop the Annual Operating Plan (AOP)

  • Monitors internal control and risk assurance activities and ensures compliance with basic accounting principles and company procedures

  • Identifies trends and makes recommendations to management regarding cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies

  • Analyzes data and develops reporting for management use as appropriate

  • Adheres to the mission and cornerstone values and applicable practices of the organization

  • Maintains knowledge of current trends and developments in the field by reading appropriate books, journals and other literature

  • Manage time effectively and compile information in a timely fashion

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field (required)

  • At least 4 years of accounting experience with an understanding of cost accounting, internal controls and a level of understating of information technology

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years