Part-time Senior Financial Analyst
MTS Systems Corporation 11 reviews - Eden Prairie, MN

This job posting is no longer available on MTS Systems Corporation. Find similar jobs:MTS Systems Corporation jobs

Ripping the wings off of a commercial airliner. Running a Formula 1 car to its design limits. Shaking a full-sized house like it’s in an earthquake. These are the things we help our customers do. At MTS we design the test systems that help the best and brightest come up with the next big thing. You’ve never heard of us, but you’ve heard of our customers. They’re the ones who are building the wind turbines that will generate tomorrow’s green energy, the tires that will survive grueling laps on a test track, and the jet engines that will keep running even under the most punishing conditions. They come to MTS because we offer the best test equipment in the industry, and they demand leading-edge software to run it.

Main Responsibilities:

Analyze, interpret, and advise management on operational results including product profitability, cost analysis, market niche reporting, regional geographic performance assessments, pricing analysis of products and customer proposals, cost-volume-profit analysis, investment analysis, and other ad-hoc analysis.

Analyze, interpret, and advise management on the market environment including market size and MTS Test market share, new product justification, product line rationalization, and product life cycle.

Determine profitability on specific product offerings and develop performance indicators to enable analysis of new product lines.

Participate in the strategic planning process, providing modeling tools and analysis including, sensitivity analysis, and graphic presentation of both operating and financial data to enhance management’s ability to plan and monitor the key-success factors that management uses to track performance.

Determine which data elements drive key results. Model these drivers accurately including multiple variables and unknowns. Effectively communicate with decision makers to continuously improve model quality.

Research proposals, identify options, prepare analysis and critique economic justification for capital expenditure projects and recommend action to management.

Develop appropriate financial models and analysis for additional ad hoc projects requiring considerable initiative and innovative problem solving.

Job Requirements

Basic Requirements:
· Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or Business.
· Five + years of accounting/finance experience, including interaction across all business functions, with a focus on modeling and analysis.
· Two + years of industry experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
· Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
· MBA preferred, CPA or CMA desirable.
· Business scenario evaluations including business development and cost productivity initiatives.
· Strong computer user including spreadsheet, database, and ERP applications. MS Office and SAP preferred.



Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/M/F/V/D

Login E-mail Address


E-mail and password are case sensitive. Forgot your password?

For assistance, please see the Applicant Guide ,
or send an email to

For Special Accommodation, click here .

Information about Security © 2007 | All Rights Reserved. | Powered by HRsmart | Human Resources Software

About this company
11 reviews
In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes -- and those things tested by MTS Systems. The company produces testing systems that...