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Senior Financial Analyst, Commercial Finance


McCormick & Company, Inc., a global leader in the spice, flavor, and seasonings industry, is seeking a full-time Senior Financial Analyst, Commercial Finance. This new hire will work at the Global Headquarters, located in Hunt Valley, MD. The Senior Financial Analyst, Commercial Finance will report to a Senior Manager Finance– Strategic Portfolio Analysis.


McCormick & Company, Incorporated is a global leader in flavor. With over $6 billion in annual sales across 170 countries and territories, we manufacture, market and distribute spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry including e-commerce channels, grocery, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. Our most popular brands with trademark registrations include McCormick, French's, Frank's RedHot, Stubb's, OLD BAY, Lawry's, Zatarain's, Ducros, Vahiné, Cholula, Schwartz, Kamis, DaQiao, Club House, Aeroplane and Gourmet Garden. Every day, no matter where or what you eat or drink, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.


Founded in 1889 and headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland USA, McCormick is guided by our principles and committed to our Purpose – To Stand Together for the Future of Flavor. McCormick envisions A World United by Flavor where healthy, sustainable and delicious go hand in hand. To learn more, visit or follow McCormick & Company on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.


The Senior Financial Analyst will provide financial expertise to the Regional Commercial Finance teams. The analyst will act as a key business partner by providing or leading complex and interpretive financial analysis and reports. Additional responsibilities will include supporting the production of regional reporting and providing analysis and insight related to key commercial finance activities. 


•    Provide support as it relates to new product, standard products and portfolio analytics.
•    Develop and implement SKU optimization reporting to increase visibility and insights.
•    Provide acquisition P&L analysis vs. models and drive awareness of challenges and action plans to close gaps.
•    Support insights into capital initiatives from a commercial perspective.
•    Provide support for various pricing related activities.


•    Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Business required, MBA/CPA preferred.
•    5+ years of experience in accounting and/or financial analysis preferred.
•    Experience participating on projects, supporting finance initiatives with the business, preferred.
•    Experience with transaction & reporting systems including, but not limited to Hyperion, SAP, Business Warehouse, TM1 or other local systems preferred.
•    Excellent analytical and problem-solving capabilities required.
•    Excellent theoretical and practical knowledge of different financial and analytical techniques preferred and the capability to plan own work and respect deadlines required.
•    Demonstrated ability to make judgments based on analysis of fact-based information, practice and previous experience/reasonable assumptions required.                                                                    
•    Strong proven knowledge of financial accounting standards
•    Excellent interpersonal (written and verbal) communications skills with a demonstrated ability to work across functions & cultures and interact and in some cases present to multiple 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.
•    Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with advanced Excel skills required.
•    Knowledge of SAP design, transactions, R3 and BW reporting capabilities highly preferred




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. 


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