Financial Analyst

Position Title:

Financial Analyst

Position Base:

Norwalk, CT (Headquarters)

About the Role:

As Financial Analyst you will be supporting all General Accounting functions as well as Controlling activities. As ideal candidate you will manage multiple priorities, ensuring internal and external deadlines are met and take initiative to drive process improvement with our accounting system SAP and related controlling systems such as SAP Business Warehouse.

About Us:

Radeberger Gruppe USA is an importer of high-end beer from Germany, offering a diverse portfolio in the US: Radeberger Pilsner, Schöfferhofer Hefeweizen Mix, Clausthaler Non-Alcoholic, DAB and many more.

Radeberger Gruppe USA is a division of Radeberger Gruppe KG (the largest independent brewery-group in Germany) who belongs to the Oetker Group (the largest family-owned business in Germany). 

Radeberger Gruppe USA has a fast-paced atmosphere looking for people who are up for the challenge of growing brands in an entrepreneurial environment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Support AR, AP, and Data Management
  • Support Planning process
  • Generate Sales reports from SAP and SAP Business Warehouse
  • Generate reports for month-end close to be used for both internal and external reviews
  • Assist with internal and external audit requests, i.e., expense reports
  • Assist in the development and implementation of controls, process enhancements, and accounting policies
  • Prepare schedules to assist in analysis of monthly results against prior month and budget/forecast
  • Perform profitability analysis and support preparation of business cases
  • Complete special projects, ad hoc data requests and assignments, as necessary
  • Support month-end, quarter-end, and year-end system processes
  • Support the reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and preparation of monthly journal entries
  • Research and resolve accounting discrepancies between general ledger and sub-ledgers

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or Finance (MBA preferred).
  • At least 3 years work experience in either audit, reporting, and general ledger
  • Experience with state-of-the-art accounting system preferably SAP
  • Outstanding Excel and data management skills: e.g., V-lookups
  • Strong organizational, communication, documentation, and presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to effectively evaluate and draw conclusions from data
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and maintain flexibility in a fast-paced, changing environment with attention to deadlines
  • Comfortable in a team environment; collaborative
  • Highly driven and self-motivated with a hands-on approach to ensure the deliverables are produced on time with high quality
  • Strong desire to continuously learn and improve skillsets
  • German language is a plus

Compensation and Benefits:

Radeberger Gruppe USA offers a compensation package including salary, health benefits, and 401K program.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

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