Dean Foods Finance Manager, Logistics in Dallas, Texas
We are seeking a Finance Manager to join our Logistics Finance team. This person will bring an energy and passion to drive the organization’s success. This person will be a key contributor and leader on a highly visible team. Responsibilities for the role are broad and many opportunities exist to contribute your ideas and lead initiatives. This role is responsible for providing financial analysis, developing and publishing mission critical performance reports, tracking and monitoring financial performance against metrics and goals, creating streamlined tools, and working on a variety of ad hoc projects.
The Financial Planning and Analysis Manager is responsible for analyzing key elements of the business unit P&L. He/she will support the P&L planning process, the P&L forecasting process and specifically focus on the most important elements of the business unit P&L; most frequently volume, net price, and customer margins.
Participates in the forecasting process for the business, including identifying and analyzing volume and income trends.
Coordinates the production of Monthly Business Reviews for Executive Team.
Collaborates with key functional leaders and Field Finance organization to develop and coordinate the Annual Operating Plan.
Analyzes key business performance metrics (revenue, net price, margins) and identifies performance improvement opportunities.
Collaborates with key partners to improve business results where opportunities have been identified, including cross-functional teams and ad-hoc projects.
Participates in developing an operating budget or forecast of a division.
Engages in the typical responsibilities of a manager requiring planning, evaluating, organizing, integrating, and controlling.
May have supervisory responsibility involving staffing, conducting performance appraisals, training and developing subordinates, promotions, salary increases, terminations, disciplinary actions, etc.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Undergraduate degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related discipline. An advanced degree in business is desired.
Minimum of 7 years’ experience in a financially-related role such as audit, accounting, or planning.
Ability to utilize financial modeling, critical reasoning, and process analysis.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, and a high-level of proficiency with Microsoft Access and Excel.
Excellent verbal/written communication skills.
Ability to adapt to changing organizational and operational needs.
Ability to work collaboratively with all departments, management levels within the company, and external stakeholders.
Skill in organization, prioritization, and attention to detail.
Ability to select, guide, develop, and retain a team of employees.
Ability to travel and work for extended periods of time to meet deadlines for special projects.
Must be able to pass all pre•employment screens (including drug, background and criminal checks).
Dean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be an illegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants who test positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state or local law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
Requisition ID: 2019-13520
External Company Name: Dean Foods Company
External Company URL: www.deanfoods.com
Relocation Assistance: No
Street: 2711 North Haskell Ave., Suite 3400