Home Depot SR FINANCIAL ANALYST, Transportation, Supply Chain Finance in Atlanta, Georgia
This position prepares economic and financial analyses, reporting, and forecasts for use in the development of financial business decisions and supporting a line of business. The associate ensures that all forecasting, reporting and analytical responsibilities are completed competently in a timely manner, continually seeks out opportunities to expand knowledge while growing existing technical skills (e.g. Tableau and SQL).
Strategic support and primary finance representative for international transportation
Seek out innovative solutions to existing processes and to improve efficiency in assigned task
Support ad hoc and one time requests from leadership
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Oversee the administration of financial policies.
Conducts special financial studies and coordinates with other departments in the preparation of statistical studies.
Assist in the automation of reports, primarily into a more visual format i.e. Tableau
Performs internal and external economic research and analyzes issues related to specific financial metrics to ensure competitiveness
Compiles or prepares reports, graphs and charts of data developed.
Recommends changes in financial analysis methods or procedures.
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position typically reports to a Manager of Finance.
Typically requires highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations.
Typically faces situations that are unstructured and require original approaches.
Typically considers new approaches within general policies and short-term goals when solving problems.
Typically, once given general assignments, determines priorities and defines what should be done and how to do it.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements:
Under constant pressure to continuously meet tight deadlines, demanding quotas and/or must regularly deal with difficult situations.
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 3 years
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
A bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain or a related field is preferred.
One to three years of experience in data mining, statistical analysis, auditing/forecasting preferred.
Experience with SQL Server, Tableau, Teradata, or comparable databases is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and CompetenciesOral and written communication skills
Accounting or Finance experience.
Problem solving skills We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.