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Finance Analyst, Hickory Cable Facility

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Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Hickory, NC, US, 28601

Company: Corning

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Finance Analyst, Hickory Cable Facility Position Overview:

The global Finance Function acts as a proactive business partner, advising and making recommendations based upon financial projections and historical performance. Finance also provides financial expertise companywide and ensures accurate and efficient transaction processing.

Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance; Corning mfg. acct experience preferred
  • Previous experience in a finance position(s), preferably in Corning or other Fortune 500 multinational corporation
  • Demonstrated ability to process large amounts of data into simple, easily understood talking points
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and customers at the highest service levels
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data and link to business implications
  • Good analytical skills, presentation skills and problem solving capability
  • Expertise in Excel, PowerPoint, SAP, PeopleSoft
  • Working knowledge of Khalix and/or S4Hana BPC


  • Assists the monthly business financial processes and reporting
  • Ensures that required reporting is completed accurately and on a timely basis.
  • Reviews and administers fiscal operating policies and procedures
  • Monitors spending and works with department managers to control costs. Researches and provides detail on expense variances
  • Performs defined and/or targeted analysis to determine present and future financial performance and writes summary reports
  • Conducts performance evaluations, scenario analysis, variance analysis, and ad hoc analysis under direct supervision
  • Provides financial analysis related to capital projects, strategic investments, cost reduction, and other initiatives as required.
  • Analyzes, interprets, and implements financial concepts for financial planning and control
  • Supports cross-functional projects and helps coordinate key communication activities

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Hickory