Skip to Main Content

Senior Financial Analyst

HRT Solutions
Columbus, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


G&J Pepsi-Cola is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst who will report directly to the Senior Finance Manager. This position will have an active role in providing segment reporting of monthly financial data, budgeting, financial and sales forecasting with a focus on process improvement. The candidate will also be the leader of finance for a business segment, and as a true business partner must be able to facilitate ideas on new courses of action. The candidate needs to effectively work with sales and finance leadership to help coordinate and drive customer results. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, customer facing, demonstrates high degree of integrity, ability to leverage technology, such as Power Bl, and the ability to multi-task effectively.


  • Partner with the assigned segment to create active financial reporting.
  • Manage and assist in coordinating annual financial budgets with cross functional teams such as Retail Sales, Marketing, Foodservice, Operation, and Backoffice; includes budgeting revenues, cost of goods sold, headcount, payroll and other operating expenses for the entire organization.
  • Analyze actual financial results vs budget and prepare variance reporting to functional groups.
  • Create and Collaborate with Sales Channel to analyze new business opportunities.
  • Calculate and Maintain analysis of POST AUDIT for existing contracts, using IRR model to ascertain sell through ratios and viability of the account. Provide insights into developing profitability in the account  
  • Assist with preparation of annual financial plan
  • Support functional groups with P&L questions and answers within assigned business segments
  • Create and update financial reports on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis and present the information to leadership teams.
  • Calculate and distribute supplemental financial reports to the organization
  • Look for opportunities to improve process or reduce operating costs
  • Maintains confidentiality of financial information, pricing and product costs, customer information, and other sensitive and confidential information.
  • Works assigned schedule, exhibits regular and predictable attendance and works outside of the normal schedule as required to meet workload demands. Performs other related duties as required.


  •  Accountability - Ability to complete assigned tasks with little oversight and is willing to accept personal responsibility for work  and results.
  •  Analytical Skills - Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem
  •  Communication Skills - Ability to effectively communicate (both verbally and in writing) with others cither individually or in a      group setting.
  • Customer Oriented - Ability to take care of the customers' needs while following company policies and procedures.
  • Decision Making -Ability to make critical decisions while following company policies and procedures.
  • Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
  • Financial Aptitude - Ability to understand and explain economic and accounting information, prepare and manage budgets, and make sound long-term investment decisions.
  • Technical Aptitude - Ability to comprehend and learn new software applications in a timely manner.              
  • Time Management - Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines.
  • Working Under Pressure -  Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations


  • Bachelor's degree in business management, finance, accounting, economics or related field required; advanced degree or certification a plus (MBA, CPA, CMA or CFA).
  •  5+ years of experience in a similar role in a manufacturing environment; ideal candidate would have plant accounting experience in a  manufacturing company.
  • Proven strong quantitative and analytical skills, including demonstrating experience identifying, defining and resolving complex problem, and interpreting data to establish facts and draw valid conclusions to provide effective solutions.
  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal skills with ability to convey complex information to internal and external customers in a clear and concise manner.
  • Proven ability to coordinate multiple projects and tasks simultaneously. Must demonstrate strong attention to detail with excellent organizational skills
  • Capable of working independently with little direction from management; self-motivated
  • Capable of quickly learning new technology and business applications
  • Individual must be able to traveling to facilities, customer locations, and venues to understand and respond to Customer needs within the G&J territories.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Access
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel Pivot Tables required; ability to manipulate and analyze data.
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel functions, such as VLOOKUP and IFF statements required Knowledge of Power Bl applications a plus
  • Facility with ERP programs such as Microsoft Dynamics is a plus


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

HRT Solutions

The decision to search for a new position is an important one. If you are ready to take the next step in your career, you are at the right place. HRT Solutions works with clients to pair the right job seekers, with the right opportunities, at the right time. Our team of HR & Talent Advisors are skilled at matching candidates with their next role. We are equally passionate about helping organizations find great candidates as we are about helping candidates find great jobs. Considering all of the time and effort that you’ll devote to your job, you better find one that you love. If you’re ready to take the next step in building your career, start by searching our open job listings below. We’ve got roles across a variety of industries: Manufacturing, CPG, Hospitality, Technology, Pharma, and more.


Columbus, OH


Finance and Insurance


View all jobs at HRT Solutions