Founded in 1972 by Don Foss, the world's largest independent used car dealer in the 1970s and 1980s, Credit Acceptance provides vehicle loans to consumers regardless of their credit history. Without our Company, consumers may be unable to purchase a vehicle, may purchase an unreliable one, or may not have the opportunity to improve their credit standing. To date, Credit Acceptance has helped to change the lives of nearly 300,000 consumers.
Offered through a nationwide network of over 1300 automobile dealer-partners, our Guaranteed Credit Approval Program provides dealer-partners with the opportunity to deliver credit approvals to consumers within 30 seconds through the Internet using our patented Credit Approval Processing System (CAPS). Headquartered in Southfield , Michigan , with an additional call center in Henderson , Nevada , Credit Acceptance is a 750-employee growing and progressive Company lead on the values of honesty, teamwork, learning, urgency and fun. Credit Acceptance is publicly traded under the symbol CACC. For more information, visit www.creditacceptance.com .
Job Summary Purpose of the Department: The primary responsibility of this position will be to provide analytical and financial support and guidance to management and various operational units as required. The analysis and output generated by this position will assist operational leaders in making decisions relative to staffing, scheduling, containing operating expenses, and maximizing profitability as well as supporting the overall Company’s financial planning and analysis objectives.
About this Position: The purpose of the Senior Financial Analyst position is to . . .
§ Prepare, analyze and distribute monthly headcount models for various operational teams.
§ Prepare, analyze and distribute monthly incentive plan/bonus summary, comparing various incentive compensation metrics (hourly base rate, hourly bonus rate, % achieving bonus, etc.) for all operational teams.
§ Prepare, analyze and distribute monthly “Right Number” and “Incentive Plan” executive summaries , which includes reporting on prior month actual vs. expected results and developing explanations to support those results.
§ Prepare monthly reporting to assist Customer Service, Auto Pay, and Front End management in staffing and scheduling decisions .
§ Prepare monthly forecast variance analysis /explanations for Customer Service, Auto Pay, and Front End and assist management with ongoing forecast planning and changes.
§ Perform moderate to complex “ad hoc” analysis on an as needed basis.
§ Supports supervisor in identifying process improvement opportunities .
§ Maintain a high level of customer service .
§ Support additional Finance requests.
Job Details Position KSAs: What Knowledge, Skills and Abilities will you need to succeed in this role?
§ You need to remain positive, professional, determined, calm and focused when faced with challenging situations.
§ You need to be a quick thinker, with an ability to understand and analyze information promptly and effectively.
§ You need to be able to convey complex information in a timely and easily understood manner throughout all levels of the organization
§ You need to be able to demonstrate initiative by being proactive in work duties and making recommendations as opportunities arise
§ You need to be organized and capable of meeting all deadlines.
§ You need to be self-driven, motivated to help, and able to perform with minimal supervision in a team environment.
§ You need to be receptive to ongoing feedback aimed at improving the performance of you and your team.
Basic Position Requirements: What do you need to qualify as a candidate for this position?
§ You need to be able to speak and write clearly, professionally and articulately.
§ You need to have expert knowledge of processes and controls
§ You need to be able to work in a fast paced environment .
§ You need to be able to work independently and in a team environment.
Additional Position Requirements: Experience and Education requirements.
§ Bachelor’s degree (Finance, Operations, or related field preferred)
§ Minimum 3 years experience in an analyst role
§ 5 years experience in a business environment
§ High level of proficiency with Excel (Access a plus)
§ Workforce Management Experience
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