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Financial Analyst (Technical Accounting)

Date:  Aug 24, 2019
Location: 

Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 8212 

Career in Beer:  

Our purpose at MillerCoors a Molson Coors Company, is to delight the world’s beer drinkers.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  We’re Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you. 

 

The Headlines:  

In the role of Financial Analyst working in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, you will be part of the Technical Accounting team. The person will provide finance support to various functions within and outside finance for budgeting, planning/forecasting, reporting, and analysis in a variety of areas. 

 

The Responsibilities:

The Technical Accounting department is responsible for accurately preparing and reporting the business unit’s consolidated financial information to internal management and other stakeholders. Key customers include the finance division, executive team and Molson Coors.

 

The Financial Analyst position supports various functions within and outside of finance and is responsible for consolidated financial reporting, providing accounting and reporting guidance, technical accounting research and financial reporting system maintenance to enable internal and external financial reporting and analysis.

 

Financial Analysis & Reporting:

  • Preparing, consolidating and analyzing financial statements and required disclosures, and preparing and analyzing key performance measures
  • Providing financial reporting information to Molson Coors
  • Application of financial analysis techniques, tools, and concepts to help drive business results

 
Accounting & Internal Controls:

  • Application of accounting principles and internal controls to provide objective, timely, and accurate financial information to meet / exceed financial reporting requirements and to help drive business results
  • Monitoring the Company's overall accounting practices and ensuring conformance to US GAAP accounting standards and Molson Coors global accounting policies
  • Ensuring adherence to new pronouncements or reporting requirements as they are issued
  • Preparing journal entries and balance sheet account reconciliations to ensure proper consolidated financial reporting

 
Process & Systems:

  • Coordinating updates to the financial reporting systems and ensuring that system reports are modified to properly reflect and capture all general ledger changes
  • Understanding and facilitating the integration of business processes, people, and relevant technology, in order to identify, configure, and communicate useful information, and to provide practical business counsel to support project teams across the enterprise
  • Seeking information from customers/business partners to identify and improve non-value-added practices
  • Extracting and processing key information to draw conclusions and/or summarize results
  • Using a systematic approach to evaluate alternatives, make fact-based decisions, and evaluate the consequences of decisions
  • Reviewing, evaluating and prioritizing tasks/project assignments, identifying key issues and clearly communicating to management

 
The Other Qualifications:  
Education Level/Experience:

  • Relative 4-year degree
  • A minimum 3 years of accounting experience; prior public accounting experience preferred

 
Skills/Knowledge:

  • Strong analytical ability to conduct research, data analysis and resolve complex problems
  • Solid knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (US GAAP) and internal control
  • SAP knowledge a plus
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proven leadership skills
  • CPA or CMA preferred
  • Strong ability to work independently and within cross functional teams
  • You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities.   
  • You are confident and competent. You are diplomatic, professional and exercise great judgment in developing and maintaining excellent relationships within the business  

 
Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  

  • As the world’s family brewer, we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know colleagues on a first name basis across the globe  
  • We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are. 
  • Flexible work programs that support work life balance all year  
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, and health/dental/vision benefits 
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences  

 

 

 

At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.


Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee