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Financial Systems Analyst (Building Products)

Atlanta, GA
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Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

We are seeking a Financial Systems Analyst Building Products Systems to join the team at our Corporate HQ in beautiful downtown Atlanta, GA.

Georgia-Pacifics building products business is North America's No. 1 producer of wood panels namely plywood and oriented strand board and is a leading producer of gypsum products and lumber. Georgia-Pacific is also a major supplier to large do-it-yourself warehouse retailers.

The ideal candidate will have the following demonstrated skills: an understanding of economic-thinking principles, internal financial controls, financial and cost accounting, ability to interact with all levels of management, solid team-player, ability to use finance tools such as Excel and Access and have proactive/self-driven work habits in prior roles.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

The Analyst is expected to seek out opportunities to create value by streamlining processes, enhancing internal financial controls, leveraging technology and resources to increase quality of financial transactions and reporting.


  • OneLISA Gypsum and Wood Products Sales Systems

    • Ensure sales transactions are recorded properly, research and resolve exceptions

    • Test system modifications

    • Assist interface partners with data discrepancies/questions; Analyst Group, AR/AP, Tax, Transportation

    • Coordinate and perform annual security audit

  • Financial Reporting

    • Complete quarterly and yearly sales and tax reporting

    • Deliver accurate and timely services for Tax, Audit, International Trade Compliance, Government Reporting, and ad-hoc requests at the corporate and division level

    • Resolve issues and validate results for ESCDW (Sales & Cost reporting system)

    • Update consignment P&Ls

  • Financial System Support

    • BP Financial Data Mart Maintain mappings and provide support

    • Gypsum Olaris Update chart of accounts

    • Audit BP public drives

  • Blackline Admin Maintain user access, training and provide support

What You Will Need:

Education and Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Finance or Accounting

  • At least TWO years of experience in an Accounting or Analysis role

  • General understanding of GAAP and overall accounting functions (GL, AR, AP, Inventory, etc.)

  • Basicunderstanding ofintercompany transactions, andmonth end closing

  • Conceptual understanding of the design and purpose ofinternal controls

  • Aptitude and desire for learning new systems and improving processes through automation

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data manipulation/analysis and formula creation etc., and Access-query)

Knowledge Skills Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Highly motivated, proactive, willingness to engage and partner

  • Strong customer focus with analytical, financial, and economic thinking skills

  • Detail oriented with a strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail

  • Flexible and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a dynamic environment

  • Proven initiative and willingness to drive change, with a focus on innovation, process improvement and solvingproblems

  • Strong personal integrity and basic self-awareness and an understanding of how personal behavior impacts others

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Accounting Courseworkthatincludes Intermediate Accounting and Cost Accounting

  • SAP, Infinium, Infor or large ERP experience

  • Previous system implementation or system upgrade experience

  • Experience as an Accountant or Analyst in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience providing timely information and service to internal business customers

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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