Financial Analyst in Davenport, IA at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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    P. O. Box 3567
    Davenport, IA
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Job Description

Arconic is currently in search of a Financial Analyst to join our Global Rolled Products (GRP) Operations business unit in Davenport, IA.

Since it opened in 1948, Arconic’s Davenport, Iowa aluminum facility has been at the forefront of American manufacturing. Arconic is the world's leading producer and manager of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum and alumina facilities, and is active in all major aspects of the industry. Arconic serves the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial transportation, and industrial markets, bringing design, engineering, production, and other capabilities of Arconic businesses as a single solution to customers.
Nestled on the banks of the Mississippi River in Iowa, the plant employs 2,300 people and is a focal point of the global aluminum industry, with 25 percent of revenues coming from exports. Through continued modernization, including a $300 million investment over the past decade alone, Davenport has maintained its position as the world’s premier aerospace supply plant and is today the hub of Arconic’s $3 billion aerospace business.

 The Financial Analyst will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following: 

  • Provide financial analysis of Davenport Work’s administrative and manufacturing costs to all levels of plant management, marketing and sales departments, operating departments, and staff departments
  • Provide financial analysis on product costing and customer profitability to plant management and marketing and sales departments
  • Apply analytical skills to interpret financial results and determine issues critical to Davenport Works and the business unit’s success
  • Work with and provide financial support to manufacturing and support departments
  • Support and participate in monthly closing activities, account reconciliations, inventory accounting transactions, inter-company accounting, fixed assets accounting
  • Support and participate in physical inventories, self-assessed audits and compliance testing, annual audits
  • Develop and analyze burden budgets and standard costs
  • Provide monthly financial forecasts and participate in the annual planning processes


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited institution
  •  Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree MBA, CPA/CMA
  • 2 or more years of experience in a Finance or Accounting role, highly preferred in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with standard costing systems and budgets
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (such as:  Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP)
  • Experience with Enterprise Business Systems (such as Oracle or SAP)
  • Experience with database query tools such as Microsoft Access, Oracle Discoverer, Hyperion, Essbase, Smartview and/or other related programs


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