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Senior Financial Analyst (Containerboard)

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

  • We are currently seeking a Senior Analyst at our Cedar Springs Containerboard manufacturing facility located in Cedar Springs, Georgia. The Cedar Springs facility is one of the largest of its kind in the United States and is located in the Southwest corner of Georgia. Cedar Springs is just under 30 miles from Dothan, Alabama; 90 and 115 miles respectively from the beautiful beaches of Panama City and Destin, Florida.

    At Georgia-Pacific, our employees are guided by Market BasedManagement principles, which are based on integrity, compliance and long-term value creation for our company, customers and business partners. These principles challenge us to achieve world-class excellence by constantly finding new and better ways to manufacture products to support our customers needs.

    This role is a key business support function for the facility. The role creates value for the business by supplying expertise in economic and critical thinking in order to make sound business decisions. Success in this role requires the application of financial models, ability to perform valuation analysis, marginal analyses of competing opportunities, identification of new opportunities, and determining key variables that impact business performance. The ideal candidate must have the ability to work autonomously or in a team setting, and also possess a high degree of creativity and resourcefulness.

    As part of the mills analytical team, this role provides direct business support and partnering to mill leadership. In addition, as part of the Containerboard mills analytical team, this role works collaboratively with its peers to identify and capture value across the Containerboard mills.

    This role offers the opportunity to gain an excellent knowledge of the key drivers of success in our business and provides the opportunity to learn from all levels of management in one of the largest private companies in America. The knowledge and experience provided by this position provides an excellent platform for future career growth within the company.

    A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

    • Develop value added manufacturing analysis that drives profitable business decisions

    • Develop business partnership with customers in area of responsibility

    • Develop facility spending and process costing analysis

    • Development & quantification of actionable insights based upon spending and process costing analysis or evaluation of current as well as proposed business strategies

    • Utilize detailed financial models to quantify the value of product innovations, capital, and direct material substitutions across a range of business outcomes (sensitivity analyses)

    • Actively engage with facility senior leadership regarding the economic and strategic implications of key business decisions

    What You Will Need:

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree or higher in Finance, Accounting, Economics or related Business degree

    • At least3 years of financial analysis experience

    • Prior experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel - spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data analysis/manipulation and formula creation, etc., Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint presentation creation/editing) is required

    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

    • Knowledge of economic principles and marginal analysis

    • Requires strong customer focus and sense of urgency

    • Must be flexible and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a dynamic environment

    • Proactive/self-driven work habits with demonstrated ability to lead change and improve processes

    • Ability to mine and convert data into meaningful information through leveraging software and other state of the art tools

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience in a manufacturing accounting environment is preferred

    • Experience with analysis, financial planning, and financial modeling preferred

    • Experience with marginal and incremental cost/profit analysis techniques preferred

    • Experience with financial analysis for capital spending programs preferred

    • Proven capabilities of strong economic thinking and manufacturing analysis needed

    Why Work For GP?

    • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance

    • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world

    • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge

    • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions

    • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings

    • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

    Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

    Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern, Angel Soft, Brawny, enMotion, Sparkle, Mardi Gras, and Vanity Fair, as well as the Dixie brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery. Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly.

    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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