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Senior Financial Analyst, Global Commercial COE

HUNT VALLEY, MD, US, 21031

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

 

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 www.mccormickcorporation.com or follow McCormick & Company on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

 

POSITION OVERVIEW
The Global Commercial COE Sr. Financial Analyst is responsible for leading all Pricing COE activities for the McCormick US and Canada Flavor Solutions business. This includes creating pricing for new items and reviewing prices and costs for existing items and customers. This position is also responsible for providing key financially driven insights to cross functional business partners, and actively participates in both short and long-term decision-making activities. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage and oversee all aspects of the pricing and gross profit analysis for Commercial Business Partners in US and Canada Flavors
  • Executes daily activities required to achieve financial objectives through effective pricing of McCormick’s flavor products.
  • Respond to pricing and quote requests in a timely manner
  • Consults with Account Managers, Commercialization teams, Procurement, Operations Finance, and Product Development regarding price requests
  • Develops product/portfolio cost and pricing assumptions in accordance with Finance procedures.
  • Prepares periodic customer portfolio reviews by analyzing the following information: raw material costs, commodity cost drivers, conversion costs, packaging materials, volume changes, and plant locations
  • Supports business unit efforts to optimize costs
  • Uses critical thinking in decision making process to draw upon professional experience, market and industry knowledge, data and intuition, then applying to make decisions
  • Other ad hoc financial analysis and requests as required

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Accounting, Financial, or equivalent business function analysis
  • A minimum of 2 years of project management experience supporting finance initiatives with the business functions
  • Demonstrated thorough knowledge of the capabilities of transaction & reporting systems including, but not limited to TM1, SAP, Business Warehouse, Microsoft AX, or other local systems
  • In-depth understanding of available reporting drill down capabilities, and ability to organize data in a way that adds value to analysis
  • Understands P&L analysis (revenue through gross profit) and management Intermediate/Advanced Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Power Point)
    Excellent analytical, communication and organization skills
  • Excellent theoretical and practical knowledge of different financial and analytical techniques and the capability to plan own work and respect deadlines
  • Demonstrated complex financial analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven team player
  • Self-management of assigned workload – ability to plan and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Self-starter and proactive in initiating action steps

 

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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