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Johnson Controls, Inc.* Financial Analyst - Plant Accounting in Wichita, Kansas

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Financial Analyst - Plant Accounting

Finance & Accounting


What you will do

As the Financial Analyst - Plant Accounting you will assist the plant controller in month-end closing cycle, including journal entries, reconciliations, variance analysis, reporting, annual/quarterly budgets, and forecasting.

How you will do it

+ Assist in internal and external audit.

+ GRIR Reconciliation: Analyze and resolve old items on the GRIR reports, perform Vendor Reconciliations

+ Responsible for the calculation and analysis of inventory reserves, e.g., Excess, Obsolete, and Shrink

+ Assist in the coordination of annual physical inventories. Explains book to physical differences and establishes procedures to eliminate inventory variances.

+ Prepare documentation for audit purpose.

+ Analysis standard cost roll results and reporting. Back up for the standard cost roll up process.

+ Assist in the improvement of existing processes and development of new tools regarding inventory accuracy and reconciling standard costs

+ Analyzes reports (e.g. scrap, productivity and spending) for variance problems.

+ Performs reconciliation for fixed assets and capital in progress to General Ledger for their location.

+ Assist in preparation/review of CAR financial justifications for plant capital projects.

+ Track capital project spending, timing and cost impact against project plan, forecasts and budget to understand and report variances.

+ Work with project manager to assure timely capitalization of equipment placed in use. Assist/perform sample CAR post audits to verify savings.

+ Coordinates periodic fixed asset physical inventory per company policies.

+ Assist / support HR / Operations and Supply chain department in ad-hoc projects.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

What we look for

+ Bachelors or higher education in finance or accounting.

+ Intermediate to expert level Excel skills – should be extremely proficient with troubleshooting and creating complex formulas and spreadsheets to meet finance needs.

+ 3-5 years progressive experience in finance, with willingness to work towards a controllership position.

+ Candidate must be able to multi-task and prioritize needs.

+ Must have excellent communication skills – may be asked to assist in formal presentation settings.

+ Experience with SAP and Hyperion.

+ SOX and/or Compliance knowledge

Johnson Controls International plc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated\_files/employers/poster\_screen\_reader\_optimized.pdf) . If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/careers.