Sr. Financial Analyst in Florham Park, NJ at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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Company Description

Since time began, the earth’s been a generous contributor to people’s well-being. We haven’t been around quite that long, but The Nature’s Bounty Co. has been enriching lives of consumers around the world for more than 70 years. And before we even got started, the world was developing our motivation: Nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health.

Through our years, we’ve been a leader in health and wellness with our innovative products and solutions. We put science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business—that’s why The Nature’s Bounty Co. brands are some of the most trusted in the world. We’re a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition, and ethical beauty products.

We’re also a great place to work, with excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture. If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.



Job Description

The Sr. Financial Analyst is an instrumental member of the Customer Finance team, supporting the Sales  and Customer Strategy organizations, supporting the Sales business leaders and the Sales Finance Team in establishing high-performance capabilities. This includes developing, quantifying, and interpreting financial and operational metrics and analyses related to all aspects of Gross North American Sales, Gross to Net, Net Sales, Cost of Goods and Contribution Margin.

Responsibilities include:

  • Interacting with business partners across Sales, Credit & Collections and Consumer Insights as well as the other functions.Support the month-end, quarter-end and year-end Account level Performance Management via Customer Specific Reporting
  • Working with the Customer teams as a business partner to help them make optimal business decisions
  • Analyzing and providing insights for actual vs plan, forecast, prior year, comparison reporting
  • Conducting detailed analyses as requested and provide meaningful insights and recommendations
  • Working with the Customer teams on Return on Investment (ROI) analysis and Trade Optimization in order to ensure smart spending to drive top and bottom line growth
  • Complete understanding of the Customer Profitability P&L and the impact levers have on Contribution Margin. Analyze and review P&Ls with Customer Teams
  • Understanding, reporting and analysis of “non-working” trade (i.e. returns, post audits, unauthorized/authorized deductions, etc.)
  • Identifying and implementing sustainable process improvements that can be incorporated into ongoing standard work within the organization
  • Researching, tracking and summarizing key data including, trends, and profitability and expense analyses
  • Assisting in the development, consolidation and analysis of the annual plan, forecasts, and strategic plan
  • Providing analytics and data gathering for various projects across the Sales, Strategy and NPG organizations
  • Using Oracle, GL Wand, Hyperion, Tableau, Admin Tool and other available DTC/e-Commerce systems to analyze and interpret data

Job Requirements

  • 3+ years of Financial Planning Analysis, Sales Finance and/or Customer Finance experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business and/or Accounting
  • Advanced Excel modeling skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong ability to interpret data, identify and communicate potential opportunities and risks
  • Strong interpersonal skills and capability to contribute to a fast-paced team environment
  • Must be proficient with Windows, Outlook, Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Power Point, etc.
  • Ability to sift through and analyze data and present insights in a concise and structured manner
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Flexible and able to prioritize multiple projects in order to meet deadlines
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate across all levels of the organization
  • Oracle, GL Wand, Hyperion, and Tableau knowledge a plus
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles (accruals, prepaid accounts, etc.) 

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.



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