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Avery Dennison Corporation

Plant Financial Analyst

Avery Dennison Corporation - Painesville, OH

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Plant Financial Analyst needed to provide financial and accounting support for performance tapes and medical solutions coating and finishing plants in Painesville and Mentor, OH. We are looking for a finance professional with a strong desire to work in manufacturing finance and serve as a key business partner to our operations and engineering teams.

Provide analytical and accounting support to month-end closing process and ensure ongoing integrity of balance sheet and income statement accounts. Analyze and monitor inventory and fixed asset activity.

Perform monthly site balance sheet reconciliation and support efforts for periodic balance sheet reviews with management.

Act as leader in maintaining and improving internal controls relating to local accounting and information systems. Support plant compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley control processes and documentation requirements.

Utilize ELS (Enterprise Lean Sigma) fundamentals on plant floor and finance/accounting activities to improve site productivity.

Drive continuous improvement in transactional cycles.

Provide support to plant operations team for tactical and strategic business decisions.

Assist in periodic reporting and analysis of plant performance measurements relative to plan for communication within the plant and across division.

Deliver on forecast accuracy goals, modeling key operational costs and engaging the business owners.

Assume key support role in annual planning process including administration, preparation, analysis and presentation especially for inventory, scrap, and material cost.

Job Requirements:


Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting preferred.

3-5 years of Accounting/Finance experience in a manufacturing environment (either through industry or public accounting).

Deep understanding of accounting principles and internal controls.

Self-starter with energy and a results orientation.

High level of dedication to teamwork in a strong environment.

Aim for continuous improvement.

Strong analytical/problem solving skills and attention to detail.

Proficiency in PC skills (Excel, Access and querying tools). Knowledge of Oracle and/or MfgPro a plus.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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Company Profile:
Avery Dennison is a global leader in labeling and packaging materials and solutions. The company’s applications and technologies are an integral part of products used in every major market and industry. With operations in more than 50 countries and 26,000 employees worldwide, Avery Dennison serves customers with insights and innovations that help make brands more inspiring and the world more intelligent. Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a Fortune 500® company with sales of $6 billion from continuing operations in 2012. We are based in Glendale, California. - See more at: