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Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world.
Assist Accounting Manager – Finance in managing and controlling business unit financial activities. Conduct complex financial analysis and develop reports to provide insight to business operations. Work closely with field management in managing and reporting of their business and special projects. Train financial analysts and senior financial analysts.
Essential Job Functions
Prepare, review and consolidate monthly budget variance analysis and forecasting reports, provide feedback and recommendations that will be used to present to upper management. Consolidate monthly key performance indicator metrics reports and provide analysis on trends and drivers. Review, maintain and improve financial and business models to provide the business additional insight to make decisions on improving the business. Review special projects and initiatives to provide critical feedback to business partners. Build and evaluate annual financial plan for correct linkages to the strategic and tactical business plans . Prepare ad hoc reports, analysis and conduct special projects as necessary. Analyze underlying business factors that drive expenses within the department and present to leadership team. Conduct financial review of vendors and review Capital Appropriation Proposals. Lead process improvement projects. Promotes safety at all times and complies with safety/ergonomic standards as outlined in relevant company published manuals.
Required job duties are essentially sedentary in nature, consisting of occasion walking, standing, lifting and/or carrying ten pounds maximum, seeing, speaking, and hearing.
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.
Bachelor’s degree required in Accounting, Finance or related field. CPA, CMA, MBA, Masters or similar preferred. Six Sigma Yellow Belt preferred.
External candidates should have strong analytical skills, a minimum of five years of prior Accounting or Finance experience, and extensive experience in expense management, building and maintaining budgets. The same time-on-job requirement is preferred for internal candidates.
Special Skill Requirement
Advanced Excel skills including working knowledge of pivot tables, macros and functions. Working knowledge of Access software. Proficient in applicable business software such as Business Objects, EPM and SAP.
Primary Location: US – CA – Woodland Hills, US – RW – Remote Work – Farmers
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Pay range for a SG36 = $76,050 (min str 3) – $156,250 (max str 0)
Bonus Opportunity (based on Company & Individual Performance)
Health Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time Off
Paid Parental Leave
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