BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Operations Financial Analyst in Sparks, Maryland

Job Description Summary

Job Description

The Operations Financial Analyst is responsible for acting as the cost center controller for several US Diagnostic Systems manufacturing support cost centers functions including Facilities, Engineering, Supply Chain, and Business Process. As such, this role partners with functional operations leaders to develop and achieve spending budgets and forecasts, generate performance reporting insights, and provide guidance on risks and opportunities. Additional responsibilities would include bi-weekly North American absorption/activity hours flash reports, monthly US manufacturing cost center spend reporting, and ownership of key US monthly close-out tasks including variance-based Input Price, Purchase Price Variance (PPV), and Waste.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Partners with functional operations leaders to develop and achieve spending budgets and forecasts, generate performance reporting insights, and provide guidance on risks and opportunities.

  • Partners with internal and external Facility management teams to analyze spending, and support / track Capital Spending projects.

  • Responsible for executing bi-weekly North American absorption/activity hours flash reports.

  • Execution of monthly US manufacturing cost center spend reporting.

  • Ownership of key US monthly close-out tasks including variance-based Input Price, Purchase Price Variance (PPV), and Waste.

  • Complies with Sarbanes-Oxley internal controls and participates in testing as required.

  • Performs reconciliations and analysis of general ledger accounts as required.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS or BA in Accounting and/or Finance required.

  • Minimum of 1-2 years’ of relevant professional experience in a corporate environment.

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel (pivot tables, logic and v-lookup formulas, and visualizations) and PowerPoint.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Enrollment or attainment of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and/or MBA credentials considered a plus.

  • Experience with SAP considered a plus.

  • Manufacturing experience preferred

  • Hyperion / HFM Financial Reporting experience

  • Medical industry experience is a plus

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Effective interpersonal skills.

  • Solid verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must be a hands-on self-starter with the ability to challenge the status quo.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment under pressure with tight deadlines and handle multiple/detail-oriented tasks.

  • Team player with a proven work ethic and consistently deliver excellent results; including a willingness to take on additional responsibility to support the team as necessary.

  • Have the ability to apply accounting education/experience to new situations, as well as expected to have latitude/creativity.

  • Strong problem solving skills, critical thinking/analytical skills, proven follow through and excellent time management abilities.

  • Flexibility to prioritize tasks to support the goals & objectives.

  • Strong collaboration and demonstrated ability to establish relationships and build rapport with all stakeholders.

  • Ability and willingness to work in a fast pace and dynamic environment.

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Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Baltimore

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