Sr Financial Analyst - M&A - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-05
Conagra Brands (http://www.conagrabrands.com/careers)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Omaha
Nebraska
United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Position Responsibilities
Assist in integrating new businesses into the organization
Assist in conducting research for candidates for acquisition and divestiture and prepare target profile summaries.
Support M&A transactions from sourcing through integration.
Assist in the development and documentation of M&A deal processes and procedures to enhance operational efficiency.
Work independently to produce high-quality deliverables such as analyses, deal summaries, company overviews and other presentation materials for use in M&A transactions or strategic discussions.
Utilize project management skills to ensure work streams are properly identified and prioritized, resources utilized, time lines met and provide consistent status updates.
Develop presentations to summarize trends and merger data. Identify action steps necessary.
Position Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting required – MBA preferred
Five years of experience in financial analysis and data management
Self-motivation in a fast pace environment
P&L background / experience along with knowledge of financial systems and general accounting concepts
Requires strong verbal and written communication skills, and basic knowledge of general business concepts
Proven ability to partner with various business disciplines
Strong computer skills in Excel, SAP, and BPC expertise preferred.
Demonstrated ability to deal with ambiguity, change and a dynamic business environment
Proven ability to develop strong relationships and partnerships with internal customers, peers and effectively managing those relationships
Experience leading multiple stage projects from conception to completion
Experience effectively working across multiple departments to complete a project or resolve an organizational challenge
Experience accurately forecasting in a given area and understanding the key drivers of that area
Critical Thinking: Leverage analytics, benchmarking, and insights to generate meaningful financial strategies and solutions
Prior experience with project management and process improvement
Strong leadership and management skills that align with the Conagra Brands culture. Specific skills include facilitating change, driving operational excellence and striving for continuous improvement.
Must be able to perform work with a high degree of autonomy
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Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.