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HD Supply Senior Strategic Finance Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Company Overview

HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

Job Description & Qualifications

Job Summary

Responsible for providing financial and strategic analysis on a wide variety of critical business initiatives. Contribute to the financial well-being of the business through direction and application of complex financial tools and analysis.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Identifies operational issues, communicates effectively with key internal stakeholders, and collaborates on strategic initiatives.

  • Recommends the development and implementation of processes to simplify workflows and increase productivity. Extracts content from large, unstructured data sets, and builds efficient models to query and summarize data.

  • Supports information technology, human resources, investor relations, strategic business development, real estate, and other functions in capital allocation, management reporting, and ad hoc projects.

  • Analyzes data to assess strategic decisions, including acquisitions, divestitures, and business initiatives.

  • Executes monthly financial reports, interprets results, identifies meaningful variances and trends, summarizes and provides context to senior management, and streamlines and automates such reports.

  • Coordinates quarterly forecasts and annual strategic planning processes.

  • Stays abreast of relevant trends in macroeconomic indicators in construction, infrastructure, multifamily, and hospitality end-markets; in sell-side analyst expectations for HD Supply, customers, suppliers, and industry peers; and in financial markets, including interest rates, currency exchange rates, and commodity inflation rates.

  • Gathers, analyzes, synthesizes, and normalizes disparate data from various internal and external sources to create comprehensive financial models. Formulates clear, relevant, and accurate analysis in a format that facilitates execution.

Nature and Scope

  • Identifies key barriers/core problems and applies problem solving skills in order to deal creatively with complex situations. Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems. Makes decisions under conditions of uncertainty, sometimes with incomplete information, that produce effective end results.

  • Independently performs assignments with instruction limited to the expected results. Determines and develops an approach to solutions. Receives technical guidance only on unusual or complex problems or issues.

  • May oversee the completion of projects and assignments, including planning, assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, evaluating results, etc. Contributes to employees' professional development but does not have hiring or firing authority.

Work Environment

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 5-8 years of experience in a related field OR MS/MA and generally 3-5 years of experience in a related field. Certification is required in some areas.

Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of related experience, including strong financial statement analysis and in-depth project/business valuation.

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance or related quantitative discipline.

  • CFA, MBA, CPA, or comparable qualification is preferred.

  • Prior public company experience in corporate development, corporate finance, strategic marketing, or internal audit roles is preferred. Experience in investment banking, consulting, or advisory services also preferred.

  • Experience with market data platforms, such as Capital IQ, Thomson One, Bloomberg, or Fact Set. Experience with enterprise planning systems, such as Oracle Hyperion/Essbase, IBM Cognos, Longview CPM, MicroStrategy Intelligence Server, or SAP BPC.

PRID

PRID145

Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta

Posted Date 2 months ago (6/19/2020 2:07 PM)

Job ID 2020-38180

Business Unit Construction Industrial WC

Functional Area Finance/Treasury

Remote Position? No

Position Type Full-Time

Posting Location : Postal Code 30339

HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.