Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc. provides the business advantage to some of the world’s largest retailers, auto manufactures, consumer electronics companies and more. Our services ensure that our customer goods move from production through the supply chain to the end user. Offering air and ocean freight forwarding, global warehousing, transportation, reverse logistics, surface transportation and supply chain solutions, we perform a key role in keeping world trade moving. Globally Yusen Logistics employs over 17,000 staff across 412 offices.
As part of the NYK Group established in 1885, one of the world’s most recognized and trusted names in shipping and logistics, Yusen Logistics is consistently recognized as one of the most ethical and sustainable companies.
SUMMARY: The Financial Analyst is responsible for providing the division management team with comprehensive financial analysis and support. These duties require close cooperation and coordination with the Company’s finance and accounting groups as well as various division locations throughout the country.
Specific areas of support will include audits of warehouse facilities, financial analysis, monthly P&L variance analysis, budgeting, forecasting, pricing of new and renewal business, risk assessment and ad hoc support requests. The Financial Analyst will work closely with accounting and operations to understand how each warehouse facility operates, how pricing affects the customer’s billing and how to determine cost drivers.
The Financial Analyst will act as a bridge between the accounting group and division management team on matters of a financial nature.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conducts audits of Warehouse Facilities – examine compliance with company policies, assess exactness of invoicing, determine accuracy of pricing solutions, produce action plans to improve operations and financial performance each year
· Financial Analysis – identify problem areas requiring attention, recommend solutions, and provide follow up on identified issues and variances.
Monthly P&L Variance Analysis - prepare monthly P&L analyses, budget vs. actual comparisons, and management presentations with explanations of financial results
Budgeting - produce 100+ customer level budgets working closely with operation managers; consolidate results and present reports to division management.
Forecasting - prepare high-level forecasts, consolidate estimates, summarize in management reports
Pricing of New and Renewal Business – evaluate new and renewal pricing opportunities, estimate costs of operations, produce profitable pricing solutions
Risk Assessment – assess risks in financial data, operations and pricing solutions and assure NIBT commensurate with risk,
Ad Hoc Support Requests – assists in special projects and other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience: A BS in accounting or finance plus 3 to 5 years accounting, auditing or finance experience is required. A strong background in finance and operations is required.
Experience in pricing and accounting for logistics operations is highly desirable.
CPA/CMA designation or MBA degree is a strong plus.
Employment with Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc. comes with competitive pay and an excellent benefits package including paid vacations, holidays and sick time. Insurance benefits include medical, prescription, dental, and vision coverage for employees and dependents. The company also provides short term and long term disability, group life insurance, and AD&D. Additionally there is a generous 401K savings plan and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) benefit. We offer company-paid skills training, as well as a Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance program and career and advancement opportunities