Financial Analyst

Hager Companies
This position is located in our St. Louis, Missouri headquarters


Essential Functions

  • Be the lead person in administrating, managing and training on the financial reporting and budgeting software.
  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions which includes recurring and allocation entries.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly consolidated financial statements and other financial packages summarizing current results and projected company financial position with plans using financial reporting software, Excel spreadsheets and Power BI.
  • Prepare financial analysis reports as needed that monitors variances, identifies trends, and recommending actions to management.
  • Provide analysis support to the sales and general administrative teams of expense variances.
  • Meet monthly with product managers and pricing to provide analysis of results and provide management with summary of findings
  • Generate, review, enter and verify the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
  • Conduct special studies and develop or recommend accounting methods and procedures.
  • Reconcile assigned general ledger accounts, for risk management, internal controls and external audit support.
  • Be the lead in the budgeting process by utilizing data compiled from the financial statement’s analysis, account reconciliations and discussions with managers that includes entry of budget into budgeting software then final review with the managers.
  • Support the budgeting process with reports showing trends in costs and spending. Provide support to budget users on using the budgeting software.
  • Access and distribute daily cash information from the bank website, initiate investments to adequately cover cash need and generate a daily report that summarizes the cash position and distribute to management
  • Access the bank’s website to initiate or approve ACH or wire transactions and maintain and distribute the supporting documentation, showing adequate controls are being followed to safeguard company assets.
  • Under the direction of the Vice President, Financial Planning & Reporting lead the analysis and implementation of banking process improvement projects with the appropriate banking contacts.
  • Other projects and duties to assist the Finance/Accounting department as assigned.
Position Qualification Requirements

Education: Requires Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or business. Requires proficiency with Windows NT based programs as well as budgeting and database reporting software. Prior/current knowledge of Accounts Payable and the application of sales/use tax rules (preferably in a manufacturing environment).

Experience: Three or more years of accounting experience.

Skills / Knowledge: Proficient with computers and basic software packages such as Microsoft Office, Excel and Word. Must have good communication skills, be organized, detail-oriented, dependable and work well in a team. Must be proficient with a 10-key calculator and have excellent data entry speed and accuracy.

Physical Activities/Demands: Normal office environment which requires the ability to sit, stand, walk, talk, hear, and see. May involve the ability to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects of up to 15 to 20 pounds, infrequently.

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Hager Companies is a successful family owned door hardware company that has been in business for 171 years, and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO. The company manufactures and distributes quality door hardware for commercial and residential purposes.

We offer an excellent benefits package and competitive salary. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.