Newell Brands Sr. Financial Analyst - Writing Division in Atlanta, Georgia


Position Title: Sr. Financial Analyst - Writing Division

Location: Atlanta, GA

Reports to: Finance Director

Job Summary:

The Finance Sr. Analyst is responsible for supporting sales finance for the Writing Segment in North America. This $1.4 billion portfolio is growing at a high single digit CAGR and is made up of market leading brands including Sharpie, Paper Mate, EXPO and Elmer’s.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Partnerwith Sales and Trade teams to develop P/L’s to determine the profitability ofopportunities including promotions, product development, pricing discounts andprograms.

  • Drivethe development of detailed customer level spending reviews.

  • Supportmonthly and quarterly business review preparation.

  • Ownershipof key P/L lines within Invoice to Net Sales and explaining variances forActual results vs. Budget, Estimate, and Prior Year (monthly, quarterly, YTD,etc.).

  • Completejournal entries for month end financial close as applicable.

  • Supportrelated finance, sales and trade teams in ad hoc requests and analysis.


Qualifications :

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • 3 years of experience in theaccounting/finance field preferred.

  • Prior experience in consumer productsenvironment preferred.

  • In depth knowledge of Excel, SAP, Hyperion andTPM a plus.

  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills withproven ability to interact within all levels of the organization andmotivate others to accomplish common goals.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with crossfunctional departments.

  • Demonstrates flexibility, commitment tomeeting deadlines, shows aptitude for negotiation and excellent decisionmaking.

  • Must have ability to work in and promote ateam environment


Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.

Organization: Newell Brands - Writing

Title: Sr. Financial Analyst - Writing Division

Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 340941