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Financial Analyst

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Date: Sep 7, 2021

Location: Reynosa, TAM, MX, 88730

Company: Corning

Internal Corning Employees are provided the opportunity to review global job openings for potential interest. However, they are encouraged to do so with the understanding that whether or not they will be considered a candidate for positions located outside their geographic area (city, country, region) will depend on a number of factors such as the availability of local subject matter expertise or qualified talent, the need to obtain and availability of work authorization, costs associated with internal transfer, etc. It will be the decision of the hiring organization whether to permit employees applying outside the local area where the opening exists to be considered a candidate for that opening. It is recommended employees wishing to apply for job openings at Corning make their supervisor aware of their interest before formally applying.

 

Financial Analyst

 

Scope of Position

Ensures entity compliance with local regulations, GAAP accounting principles and Corning policies and procedures. Responsible for developing, interpreting and implementing financial concepts for financial analysis and control. Participates in the plant closing process and ensures reporting is timely and accurate. Responsible for preparation of reconciliations and the analysis of expenses to ensure financial accuracy. Responsible for key financial and internal control processes such as SOX documentation updates and inventory and asset physicals.

 

 

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Participates in the period closing process; including preparation and posting of journal entries, variance analysis, and accuracy of the general ledger
  • Supports compliance with internal and external controls, Sarbanes Oxley requirements, GAAP accounting principles, and Corning policies and procedures
  • Assists Controller with completion of the financial analysis and ad-hoc reporting
  • Participates in monitoring capital spend, processes asset capitalizations, and maintains accuracy of fixed asset ledger
  • May participate on updates to plant standard costs, working with Engineering and Operations to ensure accurate usage rates and labor hours
  • Prepares monthly account reconciliations and quarterly reporting packages
  • Assists Controller with preparation of the annual budget and operating forecast
  • Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals.
  • Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.

 

Travel Requirements:

  • Minimal

 

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (4 years) in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Manufacturing and/or Cost Accounting experience preferred
  • Basic understanding of US GAAP

 

 

 

Required Skills:

  • Strong financial and accounting background
  • Understanding of financial controls
  • Ability to be comfortable initiating cross-functional communication and coordination, including plant leadership
  • Proficiency with Excel & PowerPoint
  • Ability to be creative in providing financial solutions to business leaders

 

 

Soft Skills:

  • Team player
  • Business partner
  • Ability to act on initiative
  • Customer focused
  • Willingness to embrace change and act under pressure in fast-paced environment
  • Culturally sensitive and savvy
  • Eager to learn