General Electric Lead Manufacturing Operations Analyst in Longmont, Colorado

About Us:

Current is a first-of-its-kind energy company designed to meet the unique needs of a wide range of Commercial & Industrial, municipal and utility customers. It brings together capabilities including LED lighting and Solar technologies, along with new financing and software solutions to offer integrated energy solutions aimed at delivering increased reliability, efficiency and profitability.

Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic atmosphere working with the most talented people in the industry in an open, developmental environment with abundant opportunities to learn, grow and advance within the organization.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The Lead Manufacturing Operations Analyst provides financial analysis for over $80MM annual spend at the Albeo LED fixtures manufacturing plant. Areas of focus include variable cost productivity, inflation, standard cost liquidations, base cost and inventory tracking

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, the Lead Manufacturing Operations Analyst will :

  • Provide financial leadership as a key member of the plant direct staff critical in identification and tracking of projects impacting operating metrics

  • Develop the financial and operational reporting metrics leveraging the SAP ERP platform

  • Actively participate in both short and long range forecasts including BRPs and OP plan cycles

  • Create annual product cost standards to support Commercial team’s profitability analytics and strategy

  • Drive strong controllership environment in all plant routines including but not limited to physical inventories, fixed assets, account reconciliations and product costing

  • Champion simplification of financial and operating routines including local leadership for North Americas SAP go live preparations

  • Local ownership of corporate ad hoc requests critical to driving operational transparency and effective controllership environment

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting from an accredited university or college

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in financial analysis Desired Characteristics:

  • PFLP, CAS, FMP or equivalent training (GE Only)

  • Prior manufacturing experience a plus

  • SAP and Hyperion experience strongly desired

  • Demonstrated leadership skills and high energy level.

  • PC / System skills – SAP, Hyperion, MARS, and Excel

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills - ability to analyze information and identify implications; quickly grasp new ideas

  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently while consistently delivering results

  • Adaptable to new information and unexpected circumstances

  • Anticipate, identify, and resolve complex financial issues

  • Solid accounting skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems

  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects

  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs

  • Established project management skills

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Locations: United States; Colorado; Longmont

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.