Financial Planning Analyst
Title: Financial Planning Analyst Location: Portland, OR Type: 6 Month Contract Job: 11538 Key deliverables are SAP data entry, Cognos report running, demand plan updates, cross-functional communication. We are the inventory planning team. This is a new team who is currently managing through the startup of the business. We are a team of 7 demand and inventory planners, plus 3 PO analysts. We are currently in our (relatively) slow season but will soon ramp up as shipments increase in August and September. This is a temporary role while we prepare for the peak shipping season in the fall. The team is currently undergoing an org assessment. There is a chance that this could become a permanent position on the team. Skills and Experience: * Must have Excellent plans into Excel experience, familar with entering information into SAP and run Cognos reports, plus analysis of reports experience, plus 5-8 years of Inventory or Planning Analyst experience * Must have excellent communication and observation skills General Demand/Inventory Planning Analyst position description: Prepares and/or leads the timely and insightful financial analysis of pertinent information to determine progress against strategic plan, budget and forecast, and to ensure integrity of the financial statements. * Leverages strong understanding of financial systems and data elements. * Leads projects and continually seeks ways to improve financial processes. * Actively interprets and reviews financial results with business managers, including trends/issues and opportunities, to drive actionable responses. * Ensures management is educated on use and interpretation of financial reports and metrics. * Advises on financial implications of business decisions. * Identifies and/or develops relevant management reporting and analytical tools. ________________________________________________________________ InfoGroup Northwest Inc., located in beautiful Portland, Oregon is a premier IT Staffing firm for some of the Northwest's top Mid Sized and Fortune 500 companies. We have been voted by the Business Journal as one of Portland's Top Staffing Firms for 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. InfoGroup Northwest specializes in placing top IT talent in direct hire, contract and contract to hire employment opportunities. InfoGroup Northwest is proud to offer medical, dental, and vision benefits covering 75% of the monthly premium for our consultants. InfoGroup Northwest Awards: * Portland Business Journal - Top 25 Staffing Firms, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 * Oregon's Top 100 Best Companies to Work For - 3 years running * Oregon's Top 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies, 2003, 2004, 2010 and 2011 * Oregon Business Journal - Top 10 Tech Companies, 2004 Refer a Consultant Receive a $1000 Visit: http:// www.infogroupnw.com/our-services/referral-program To view other InfoGroup Northwest opportunities Visit: www.infogroupnw.com/consultants
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