The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


15 hours

Analyst/Senior Analyst, Financial Performance and Reporting

Waltham, MA
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Description: Description About the Position: The analyst will have a key support role to the End-to-End Process teams in the delivery and execution of operational and financial requirements. The position will interact with Process Improvement Managers, Performance Managers, and key stakeholders in the Operations, Customer and Engineering organizations to provide key performance assessments and key business analytics, support business reviews, and facilitate decision-making efforts that deliver process improvements. The analyst will require strong analytical capability with numbers, experience in lean or process improvement and the ability to use that capability to drive data-driven decisions. Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Provide analytical support for End-to-End Process teams; identify gaps and opportunities that will promote a deeper understanding of the levers that are available to help the business drive continuous improvement. Generate insight to linking operational performance (effectiveness, efficiency) with financial performance. Leverage analytics and process improvement methodologies (Six Sigma, LEAN) to provide a financially data-driven approach to improvements Compile data from various sources into a single, consumable, data sets Utilize visualization and build dashboards to review organizational performance. Identifying business trends, issues, challenges, and recommended actions Provide support and analysis to evaluate financial impacts of various initiatives and projects enabling prioritization and decision making. Engage with broader business and collaborate with cross-functional teams. Participate in End-to-End Process Team led projects with process improvement components. Partner with Process Teams to develop measurements and metrics to track drivers of value and monitor progress against the agreed plans, business cases and budgets. Provides data analysis to support performance and financial reporting, end-to-end process budgets. Reviews reporting details for accuracy. Responsible for maintaining reports and performanance documentation. Follows reporting guidelines and applies US GAAP, SOX and SEC requirements. Obtains sign-off on reports for business financial performance actions plans. Utilizes knowledge of U.S. GAAP, SOX, SEC requirements and IFRS in analysis and scenarios. Responsible for supporting financial and non-financial controls to meet business requirements.
Qualifications Knowledge & Experience Required:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related discipline is preferred. 5+ years of experience in Finance, Accounting or Process Excellence roles. Prior utility or energy industry, or process improvement experience desirable. Strong mastery of Excel, Powerpoint, Business Objects, and other reporting tools. Experience with SAP, databases, Tableau, Alteryx and other business reporting tools a plus. Strong background in analysis, modeling, project management and continuous improvement desirable. Demonstrate the use and understanding of Continuous Improvement / Six Sigma tools and methodologies. Exceptional critical thinking and problem solving skills Excellent communication, organizational and project management skills Advanced leadership, relationship management, consulting and influencing skills Must be collaborative and willing to work in a cross-functional and cross-cultural environment This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Decision Support Primary Location : MA-Waltham Organisation : Decision Support Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Nov 28, 2017, 12:13:38 PM Unposting Date : Dec 29, 2017, 4:59:00 AM


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