Penske Senior Financial Analyst in Beachwood, Ohio

Description:

Position Summary:

Provides analysis and metrics for financial core processes and is responsible for knowledge of all systems to support our field operations locations. Will have responsibility for more than one site. Position will provide financial operational planning and analytical support for various processes as well as conduct operational reviews. Associate will provide accounting and analytical support to various functions and act as a liaison with other functional areas to achieve results.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Articulate the value proposition to the field and to our customers by identifying the critical metrics that should be measured to determine Penske's performance.

  • Ensure that risks are properly evaluated and mitigated.

  • Effectively plan and forecast business results.

  • Effectively analyst and interpret financial results. Compare to the proforma or business plan and understand the relationship it has to P&L and the impact from scope and volume changes and inefficiencies.

  • Ensure sound operational decisions by providing financial analysis that considers all variables of the operations and the implications to the P&L.

  • Lead and direct the process for identifying, specifying, and developing innovative financial strategies using PMT and LEAN principles in order to determine the optimum financial solution between leasing and buying.

  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

-3-7 years financial analytics experience required

-Bachelors in Finance/Accounting required

-Strong analytical skills required

-Independent problem solving skills required

-Strong oral and written communication skills required

-Advanced use of Microsoft Excel required

-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.

Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

About Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, GE Capital Holdings and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 250,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 3000 Auburn Dr Beachwood, OH

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Beachwood

Job: Finance/Accounting

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Finance/Accounting

Req ID: 1710991