FINANCE ANALYST

Date: Jul 31, 2019

Location: Golden Valley / EP, MN, US, 55422

General Responsibilities:

  • Provide reporting to various functions in the business, primarily in operations and sales.
  • Distribute, maintain, create, and analyze internal operational reports. Make recommendations on how to improve reporting
  • Develop financial models, analysis that facilitates business decisions and work with business groups to ensure proper usage and interpretation
  • Work with Tennant internal customers to provide appropriate financial decision making on projects, which would include, but are not limited to, spending trends/patterns, activity analysis, cost reductions, cost analysis, capital project approvals, and other projects which improve margin or profit
  • Coordinate information collection of forecast and plan information with Tennant management
  • Develop management reports, reply to financial inquiries from internal customers, and understand/improve procedures and practices
  • Support monthly reporting of results vs. plan/forecast/PY
  • Provide ad hoc analysis in support of the finance manager and other leadership team members
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to reconcile GL accounts.

Required Experience & Education: 

  • Bachelor's Degree required, focus in finance or accounting
  • Strong team player
  • Strong communication skills
  • Advanced proficiency with Excel

Required Interpersonal & Behavioral Skills:

  • Proactive and hands on individual who can operate at the highest professional and ethical standards at all time
  • Curious in nature with a mentality to continuously improve
  • Ability to complete tasks and assignments with minimal supervision
  • Ability to turn numbers into insight and actionable recommendation
  • Strong problem-solver
  • Ability to concentrate on tasks, make decisions and work calmly and effectively in a high-pressure, deadline-oriented environment
  • High level of maturity and professionalism to engage with senior level business leaders
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships, while maintaining a client service orientation
  • Willingness to be flexible with time and adjust to a changing work environment including occasionally meet outside of normal work hours given Tennant’s global workforce and 24/7 operation


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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