Flowserve Corporation Financial Analyst in IRVING, Texas

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Description:

Scope and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the month-end close process ensuring completeness, accuracy and timeliness of data, including cross validation with different sources of information (i.e. BPC with local ledgers such as Oracle);

  • Supports the sites in reporting/loading financial and non-financial information (i.e. helping business units report financial and on financial data into BPC)

  • Identify, analyze, validate and report fluctuations and variances of financial and non-financial information;

  • Participate in the consolidation process including validation of key accounts (e.g. CTA, Equity accounts, Retained Earnings rolls, Backlog, Intercompany Eliminations, Unconsolidated Eliminations);

  • Prepare and review key account reconciliations

  • Produces division analytics for internal and external (auditors) customers;

  • Maintain the control environment to ensure compliance with SOX requirements, including but not limited to:

  • maintaining close check logs;

  • obtaining supporting documentation;

  • reviewing or obtaining (depending on the case) approval to transactions and activities;

  • Helps to ensure compliance with current accounting practices, corporate policies and procedures and regulatory requirements;

Expectations

  • Ability to work autonomously but to also be a team player;

  • Willingness to cross train and back up multiple positions and activities;

  • Shift focus from mechanics to analysis, resulting in enhanced analytics;

  • Analyze by exception;

Challenges

  • Operate in a complex structure with a large number of reporting entities that operate in different countries, time zones, languages, and transact (and report) in different currencies;

  • Succeed in a fast-paced, often ambiguous environment;

  • Able to develop a collaborative environment to produce timely deliverables;

  • Maintain discipline of quality and accurate deliverables;

  • Embrace and implement a culture of continuous improvement, and be able to manage change;

  • Operate in an environment with high level (no detailed) guidelines;

Position Requirements:

Requirements

  • Accounting degree, CPA preferred

  • 5+ years of accounting experience in a publicly held company or the equivalent to, including reporting, consolidation and analysis of intercompany eliminations with multiple international locations

  • Prefer experience in manufacturing, industrial or automotive industry

  • Experience with SAP-BPC including Strong Excel skills

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Proactive

  • Detail Oriented

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Financial Analyst

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:

5%

Job Posting Category:

Finance & Accounting

Primary Posting Location:

IRVING, Texas US

Country:

United States of America

Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:

No

Auto req ID:

37997BR

Preferences:

NA

37997BR