Full Job Description
Company: FedEx Logistics
Job Title: Financial Advisor
Job Requisition Number: RC410501
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
170 Cooper Ave
Tonawanda, New York 14150
Posting Date: 2021-09-28
Job Posting End Date: 2021-10-05
To use financial expertise, analytical skills, and communications skills to provide ongoing measurement, guidance, and decision support to managaement and to support the development and achievement of company financial and strategic goals. To provide project leadership, technical direction, and coordination of effort and to identify and analyze business issues and develop recommendations for improvide performance.
Compile, analyze, and evaluate financial and operational data and distribute reports and supporting information on topics such as monthly operational performance, productivity, staffing, trends, variances, cash management, revenue, expense, and capital. Develop effective business partnerships with management and other internal customers by regularly presenting and reviewing results. Prepare and input financial activity into the general ledger and other financial systems, including standard monthly entries and monthly close. Ensure accuracy of financial information and maintain supporting work papers. Perform work related to journal entries, ledger maintenance, reconciliations, eliminations, financial statements, tax, capital, leases, asset management, a/p, audits, testing, and other areas as assigned. Gather, prepare, and analyze data from multiple financial and operational systems to produce insightful analyses that drive management decision making about major company projects and initiatives. Analyze risks, determine the financial impacts of proposals, and examine alternate scenarios. Effectively summarize and present analysis, conclusions, and recommendations. Produce complete, accurate, and timely work, and take a leadership role in monitoring and supporting the same for others. Anticipate, identify, and resolve problems. Develop and maintain documentation for key cesses. Keep abreast of changes in standards and procedures. Develop, communicate, and adhere to company financial policies. Use, develop, and maintain processes, information systems and software, and use advanced financial analysis, data management, and modeling techniques. Effectively use graphics and presentations. Lead and coordinate the production of forecasts, business plans, and long range plans that incorporate current and historical information and that align with company financial objectives. Identify, initiate and lead special projects driven by current company needs, business conditions, or new strategic directions or opportunities develop the conceptual framework, analytical approach, and technical process for solving business problems. Search for and implement process and service improvements. Provide training, guidance, and direction to other financial analysts. Act as a financial consultant to operations, the finance organization, management, and other internal customers by providing outstanding support, leadership and technical knowledge.
Bachelor’s degree/equivalent in finance, accounting, business or a related quantitative/analytical discipline . MBA or cpa preferred. Six (6) years professional experience in financial analysis, financial planning, reporting, business consulting, project management, information systems, accounting, audit, or operational analysis. Experience in transportation or customs brokerage industries preferred. Self-motivated, independent, and strong attention to accuracy and detail. Exceptional analytical, interpersonal, organizational, financial and computer skills.
FedEx Logistics provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We’re glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Logistics, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!
FedEx Logistics, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
FedEx Logistics, Inc. participates in the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ E-Verify program (For U.S. applicants and employees only). Please ready the E-Verify Notice available in English (https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster.pdf) and Spanish (https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster_ES.pdf) before proceeding with your job application. Click here to read the Right to Work Notice available in English (http://ftn.fedex.com/careers/OSC_Right_to_Work_Poster.pdf) and Spanish (http://ftn.fedex.com/careers/OSC_Right_to_Work_Poster_ES.pdf). Additional information about the E-Verify program can also be found at www.uscis.gov.
Pay Transparency Policy Statement: The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless required to do so by law or the FedEx Logistics Legal Department.
Import Notice to All Applicants: FedEx Logistics is engaged in an industry regulated by federal law that prohibits it from employing convicted felons. Therefore, it must determine whether applicants have been convicted of felonies before a hiring decision is made. A criminal background check will be required of all selected applicants before a hiring decision is made.
Equal Employment Opportunity: As a federal government contractor, we are committed to employ and promote qualified minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans (including, but not limited to, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and other protected veterans. Our philosophy and commitment to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination is the bedrock to job opportunities for all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status (i.e. race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth, or related condition, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status.) Click here and here to read more about “Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.”
FedEx Logistics will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FAIR Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance (FCIHOO) for the City of Los Angeles (LAMC 189.00)
FedEx Logistics will not rely on the wage history of a prospective employee from any current or former employer when determining the wages for such individual at any stage in the employment process, including in the negotiation or drafting of any employment contract in accordance with Philadelphia Ordinance No. 160840.