Location:
WA

Salary Range:$75,000.00 - $85,000.00


Position Id:
15457

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director, Accounting and a dotted line to the Vice President, Transportation of a leading producer of industrial pressure-treated wood products. Responding to the vital infrastructure needs of economy, they manufacture and distribute railway ties, utility poles, residential lumber and industrial wood products across North America.
The Financial Analyst position supports the Transportation and Logistics function. Will work closely with the Vice President, Transportation to identify and develop KPI metrics and analysis to drive freight savings across the entire network. This is a highly visible position with access to all senior leaders who share a common goal of optimizing freight costs. The position requires a talented individual capable of data mining and making sound business decisions to deliver insightful and actionable analysis. Analysis provided will drive business decisions and direction within all levels of the Transportation organization.

Background Required:
  • Financial Analyst in Transportation or Manufacturing environment
  • SAP Business Intelligence, TM1/Cognos, or other data mining platforms
  • Develop and report metrics and KPIs
  • Identify cost savings for senior leadership
  • SQL or similar platforms
  • Computer literate: Advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree (Finance or Accounting)
  • Residence: Tacoma, WA
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Third Party or Private Fleet Transportation
  • High Pressure Wood Product Industry
  • Technology: SAP Business Intelligence
  • Advanced Degree –MBA
  • MBA or CPA
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Autonomy
  • Responsibility
  • Accountability
  • Self-Starter
  • Proactive
  • Entrepreneur Mindset
  • Extroverted personality
  • Excellent communications (verbal and written)
  • Team player (operates through consensus)

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Contact:
Senior Practice Leader: Pete Punwani
Private Fleet & Final Mile

PPunwani@GlobalESG.com
330.664.9400, ext.113

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