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FINANCIAL ANALYST II, BPI

HUNT VALLEY, MD, US, 21031

McCormick & Company, Inc., a world leader in the spice, flavor and seasonings industry, is seeking a full time Senior Finance Analyst, Business Performance & Insights. This new hire will work at the Global Headquarters located in Hunt Valley, MD. The Senior Finance Analyst, Business Performance & Insights will report to a Finance Director II.

 

With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry - retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. 

 

As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.

 

Position Overview:

The Americas Business Performance & Insights (BP&I) analyst provides reporting and analysis to further divisional leadership’s understanding of actual financial performance, and support the annual planning processes (budget and long-term plan).  This position provides divisional reporting, financial analyses, interpretations, key metric reporting to management and also ensures consistent financial controls across the Americas businesses.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Working with the BP&I Finance Director, consolidate and analyze Americans region business results throughout various business cycles
  • Construct and present P&L bridges explaining actual, forecasted, and budgeted results in support of key divisional stakeholders
  • Manage the North American Controls process and ensure the internal control environment meets the requirements of Sarbanes Oxley
  • Develop slides for the Corporate Quarterly Business Review process, highlighting drivers of business results
  • Compile, report, and analyze complex data streams throughout various business cycles
  • Continually standardize and optimize processes and reports across North America
  • Participate actively in projects and ad-hoc analyses

 

 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in accounting and/or financial analysis required.
  • Experience participating on projects, supporting finance initiatives with the business, preferred.
  • Experience working with Sarbanes Oxley Controls, preferred.
  • Experience with transaction & reporting systems including, but not limited to Hyperion, SAP, Business Warehouse, TM1 or other local systems preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with advanced Excel skills required.
  • Proven knowledge of financial accounting standards and GAAP required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business or an MBA required.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving capabilities required.
  • Demonstrated ability to make judgments based on analysis of factual information, practice and previous experience/reasonable assumptions required.                                                                    
  • Excellent interpersonal (written and verbal) communications skills with a demonstrated ability to work across functions & cultures and interact with all levels of the organization required.
  • Demonstrated ability of being a dynamic self-starter, to work independently and apply sound judgment to solve complex problems with incomplete and/or ambiguous information required and to proactively initiate action steps required.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects at once, work under pressure, apply judgment and ask for aid in prioritizing as applicable required.
  • CPA preferred.

 

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McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore