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Steelcase Inc.

Sr. Business Analyst - Category Finance

Steelcase Inc. - Grand Rapids, MI

Reporting to the functional financial leader, provides financial expertise/business consulting services and works on a wide variety of projects to meet overall profit/business plans. Includes financial reporting/analysis, planning, forecasting, systems/process development and/or improvement. Analyses often involve other functions and people. Independently applies advanced technologies, principles, and practices of the discipline. Identifies issues and proactively makes recommendations supported by analysis and sound business/consulting experience/skills. Interacts with management at all levels. May lead projects. Functions can include, marketing, sales, product development, manufacturing, corporate strategy, treasury, etc.

Required Skills

Consulting Skills – Interacts with customer as a business partner; identifies customer concerns and proposes solutions

Technical Skills - Proficient in SAP, MS Office and other software applications and computer tools

Project Management – Establishes priorities and deadlines, assesses resources and defines next steps

Financial Analysis - Anlayzes situations, draws conclusions and makes decisions based on business/financial information

Technical Knowledge - Solid knowledge and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and for fairness and accuracy of reporting business/financial information

Manufacturing Accounting - Application of cost accounting knowledge and related importance in forecasting, income determination/cost effectiveness; product pricing; performance evaluation and decision making

Business Strategy/Planning: Builds and evaluates a business plan; formulates strategies to accomplish the plan

Communication Skills: Expresses thoughts clearly and succinctly, orally and in writing; tailors communications for different audiences; listens well and effectively contributes to discussions; makes technical points understandable

Required Experience

Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance

MBA, CPA, CMA or other evidence of technical competence preferred

3-6 years applicable experience

Job Location

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

Position Type




9 days 21 hours ago

Steelcase Inc.


Sr. Business Analyst - Category Finance Steelcase Inc. - Grand Rapids, MI, United States


Location: Grand Rapids, MI

Company Profile:
We design and manufacture architecture, furniture and technology products, including, office chairs, desks, storage, and space divisions. As workplace experts, we help people to have a better work experience, by providing products, services and insights into the ways they work.