Finance Manager

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Finance
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

A private equity backed, global manufacturer in Riverwoods, IL is hiring a Finance Manager. The position is newly created due to growth and designed as a nontraditional finance role. Instead of FP&A, the role will focus on data and analytics to drive financial and strategic decisions for the business and the product. The key responsibilities will be centered on finance analytics, creation and analysis of KPIs, and profit/margin analysis to drive revenue. The ideal candidate will have a foundation in Corporate FP&A that is ready to move into a more strategic function.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Data and financial analysis to drive decision making and business growth
  • Development and analysis of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Process and procedural improvements in drive efficiencies
  • Advanced modeling and presenting data to leadership
  • Provide recommendations to improve margins and overall product profitability
  • Ad hoc FP&A


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3 + years of professional experience in Finance or related function
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Professional certifications a plus

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