Sr Financial Analyst, Flavor Solutions


You may know McCormick as a leader in herbs, spices, seasonings, and condiments – and we’re only getting started. At McCormick, we’re always looking for new people to bring their unique flavor to our team.

McCormick employees – all 14,000 of us across the world – are what makes this company a great place to work.


We are looking to hire a Senior Financial Analyst immediately in a Hybrid (50/50) capacity at our Global Headquarters in Hunt Valley, Maryland. 


What We Bring To The Table:

The best people deserve the best rewards. In addition to the benefits you’d expect from a global leader (401k, health insurance, paid time off, etc.) we also offer:

• Competitive compensation

• Career growth opportunities

• Flexibility and Support for Diverse Life Stages and Choices

• We prioritize our communities and the planet we share. We are proud to be awarded as a Diversity Inc. Top 50 company for Diversity and have multiple Sustainability awards (ranking #22 in the World and #1 in Food Products)

• Wellbeing programs including Physical, Mental and Financial wellness

• Tuition assistance

Position Overview:
The Flavor Solutions Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) analyst provides reporting and analysis to further leadership’s understanding of actual financial performance and support the annual planning processes (forecast, budget and long-term plan).  This position provides McCormick Flavor Solutions reporting, financial analyses, interpretations, and key metric reporting to leadership.


•    Consolidate and analyze McCormick Flavor Solutions business results throughout forecast, budget, long term plan and Actuals cycles working closely with Flavor Solutions FP&A Director, commercial finance, and supply chain finance business partners.
•    Assembling, analyzing, and presenting information as part of the business planning and analysis process to include forecast meetings.
•    Work closely with regional finance team to understand business drivers for all forecasts, budget, and quarterly cycles.
•    Bridging of actual results to forecast, budget and prior year, as applicable, ensuring all major P&L components are properly recorded and adequately explained and communicated.
•    Participating actively in projects and ad-hoc analysis/questions related to global and regional financial/strategic reporting, sales trends, and gross margin analysis.
•    Continually standardizing and optimizing P&L processes/reporting across Global FP&A.
•    Develop slides for the Flavor Solutions Forecast process, highlighting drivers of business results.
•    Compile, report, and analyze complex data streams throughout various business cycles.
•    Participate actively in projects and ad-hoc analyses.
•    5+ years of experience in accounting and/or financial analysis required.
•    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. 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.
•    Experience working with Sarbanes Oxley Controls, preferred.
•    CPA 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