Financial Analyst in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 4/12/2018

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    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 923416BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Finance/Accounting
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

The Financial Analyst is responsible for creating, managing and validating assigned reports and any ad hoc projects. This position ensures the development and implementation of all financial policies, procedures and controls. The incumbent will perform financial analysis for SHC's Corporate FP&A Group. The Financial Analyst role will work closely with the Manager to support the needs of Corporate FP&A.

This position requires strong business acumen as well as a strong team partnership environment. A successful individual will be flexible and can deal with transition well.

Job Requirements

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Daily, Weekly and Monthly reporting, forecasting and validation
  • Monthly Accounting Close, in addition to system inputs in support of Forecast & Estimate processes
  • Data validation and maintenance
  • Create and provide time-sensitive ad hoc reporting and analysis on an as-needed basis
  • Coordinate and communicate with Business Units
  • Provide leadership, coaching and training to Business Units as required

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 1-2 Years of relevant work experience
  • Advanced Computer skills (MS Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Hyperion Essbase, desired
  • Strong knowledge of financial calculations and accounting principles
  • Ability to read, interpret and communicate detailed data
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Desire to work hard and learn on the job