1+ months

Senior Financial Analyst

Cox Automotive
Atlanta, GA 30303
*Primary Location: *3003 Summit Blvd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *211531
Some people have a knack for accomplishing goals, building models, financial planning, and budgeting. They dont just see what is, they see what can be. They possess a keen ability to listen deeply to business partners, consult honestly, and advise with expert precision. Some call them financial advisors or financial business analysts. Whatever the title, theyre in the business of helping teams get from good to great...and from great to outstanding.


Some of these people get their own TED Talk. Others - like you, build a career at Cox Automotive in a role that will help our business partners raise their game. Sound intriguing? Then we advise you to keep reading.


*Job Overview*


Cox Automotive is changing the way customers buy, sell, and use cars! We are hiring a Senior Financial Analyst, a true business partner, to support the financial operations of our Retail Solutions organization. You may have heard of some of our brands - Autotrader.com, Kelly Blue Book, and Dealertrack to name a few.


The Senior Financial Analyst will translate market performance to impacts on our business, influence other finance and business leaders, and work in a collaborative team.


Dont you want to join this incredible team? This role will provide partnership to the Retail Solutions and Corporate FP&A teams to drive results and identify strategic opportunities for the future.





*What Youll Do*




* Consolidation and interpretation of financial results, variance analysis, and key business drivers to identify trends and make recommendations based on risks and opportunities, product profitability, operational efficiencies, and overall financial and strategic alignment with company goals and objectives.

* Assist with the valuation and analysis of month end results, forecasts, and budgets, to better inform business decisions.

* Analyze market dynamics and assess impacts to business performance, strategic direction, and long-range financial plans.

* Coordinate the annual LRP budgeting, budget maintenance, and strategic planning process.

* Lead efforts to improve the structure of our analytical tools, data, and processes to enhance the companys analytic capabilities

* Manage long range plan target modeling with a perspective on benchmarking, industry and consumer trend impacts on business drivers.


Qualifications: *Who You Are / Qualifications *


Youre a premier problem-solver. You have a natural curiosity and a continuous improvement mindset. Youre in your comfort zone when diving into data.


And while you enjoy data and analytics, you also love working with people of all backgrounds and levels of expertise. You collaborate and work across functional groups. Nothing is more rewarding to you than encouraging others to embrace change, work together, and lead with integrity.


Youre a clear communicator, on the page and on your feet. Youre candid yet discreet, open and organized, trusting and trustworthy...and you absorb new knowledge like a sponge in a rainstorm.


*Here are some additional qualifications that should be part of your portfolio:*




* Bachelors degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent work experience in a financial environment required. MBA a plus.

* Minimum of five years of business experience with strong focus in Financial Planning and Analysis

* Strong analytical ability with track record of delivered results

* Solid analytical and research capabilities required

* Proven ability to prepare executive level presentations and insights

* Advanced MS Excel skills required, including formulas, financial functions, pivot tables, design, and formatting for executive presentations

* Experience with Oracle, Hyperion Planning, Reports, Tableau and Essbase is a strong plus.






*Whats In It For You?*




* As Senior Financial Analyst, youre taking great care of us, so we want to extend that same amazing care to you as well, with the kind of incentives that inspire you to live your best life.

* Youll be rewarded with highly competitive pay, plus other compensation perks youve come to expect (e.g., 401k + company match, comprehensive medical benefits, etc.) and others you may not (e.g., extremely generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement for academic pursuits, pet insurance and more...)

* Work/Life Balance. For us to be us, you need to do you. Job flexibility is central to our culture because team members have different working styles and important stuff going on outside the office, too.

* Smart and creative colleagues, plus ongoing learning opportunities. Youll have the tools and team you need to do your job well without a lot of red tape. Plus, we know how important it is for you to stay brushed up on the latest trends and skills, so we offer mentorship, tuition reimbursement and thousands of free online classes to make sure you have what need to grow along your career path.

* This role gives you a chance to engage with a variety of business units at Cox, as well as with some of our most prominent executive leaders. So, as you make a name for yourself at Cox, youll find you have boundless career opportunities available to you. Theres ample opportunity to make lateral or upward movement across a high-performing enterprise spanning diverse industries.









*Join the Cox family of businesses and make your mark today!*


Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Posted: 2021-02-26 Expires: 2021-05-09

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