Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Related Field.
Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant analysis experience in budgeting, forecasting & variance explanations.
MBA preferred, not required.
Proficiency in Excel required. Understanding and using complex formulas. Organizing and structuring user-friendly reports and analyses templates for use by less experiences users.
Strong capabilities with other Microsoft Office applications are required.
Technical skills not listed that the candidate could use to help improve WestRock reporting would be considered a plus.
Hyperion experience is preferred. SmartView experience is a plus.
Basic understanding of relational databases is a plus.
Strong analytical and financial modeling capabilities.
An analytical thinker, who can think through complex subjects and ask the right questions without being prompted.
Creative problem-solver. The candidate should be able to devise “outside-the-box” solutions to complicated issues with little time to complete.
Solid organizational skills and a team player.
High attention to detail. The candidate should be able to absorb and determine quickly if quantitative reports/analyses are valid and reasonable.
Self-motivation and intellectual curiosity. The candidate should work hard and drive to meet or exceed deadlines by managing their own workload.
Excellent written/verbal communications skills required (Comfortable working with all levels within the company, including senior management). This position will work closely with WestRock business leaders; refining complicated analyses into easily digestible reports or narrative.
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