Safariland

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Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Job ID 
2018-2049
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-PA-New Cumberland
Posted Date 
1/9/2018
Category 
Accounting/Finance
Employee Type 
FT - Regular Full-Time
Position Level 
Mid-Senior level

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Overview

The Safariland Group is a leading global provider of a diverse range of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets. The Safariland Group offers a number of recognized brand names in these markets including Safariland®, Med-Eng®, ABA®, Second Chance®, VIEVU®, Mustang Survival®, Bianchi®, Break Free®, Protech® Tactical, Defense Technology®, Hatch®, Monadnock®, Identicator® and NIK®. The Safariland Group’s mission, “Together, We Save Lives”, is inherent in the lifesaving and protective products it delivers. The Safariland Group is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.

Atlantic Tactical, United Uniform, and Lawmen’s make up The Safariland Group’s retail and distribution business consisting of 11 retail locations ranging from the Carolina's through New York. Based on our tremendous growth we are adding to our Retail Team and have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Finance Manager to be based at our New Cumberland location

JOB SUMMARY

Lead Finance Department in the execution of all financial planning and management reporting requirements. Responsible for leading the annual and long-term financial plans, forecasts, budgets, monitoring and analyzing performance to plan, quarterly reforecasting, communicating results to management and disseminating timely and relevant financial data to support decision making. Deliver value added business analyses and introduce process and tools to facilitate a highly efficient and effective analytical planning process. Coordinate the treasury/cash management function in the Finance department.

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Drive an efficient, effective and comprehensive process for developing financial plans and analysis that links to strategic objectives
  • Manage financial planning process which includes quarterly reforecasting, three (3) year business plan development and annual budget
  • Act as project lead for the entire budget process setting timelines, ensuring all budgets are accurate, comprehensive and completed on time
  • Ensure necessary models/systems are logically constructed and efficiently deployed to collect the necessary management input in a timely and accurate manner for proper management review and to meet reporting deadlines
  • Create, implement and produce a monthly reporting package that includes full financial statements, operational dashboard reporting, analysis of key business trends and comprehensive level explanations of variances and trends for IPT leads/teams
  • Create sophisticated financial models that provide financial analysis and decision support to IPT leads (pricing & margins, working capital management, profitable sale growth)
  • Advise IPT leads of opportunities and risks impacting business performance
  • Propose potential solutions to complex problems
  • Review, analyze and compare monthly and quarterly operating department financial results and key performance indicators against plan and other internal benchmarks, including working capital and cash flow analysis

Treasury Management

  • Liaison with finance staff, operating staff and company’s corporate treasury departments
  • Oversee all aspects of the Company’s banking relationships, including optimization of account structures (service levels and charges)
  • Manage guarantees and letters of credit as issued by or to the Company
  • Provide treasury input to the strategic plan
  • Provide treasury input to the strategic plan
  • Establish Treasury policies and procedures for the Company
  • Other duties as assigned

 

SUPERVISORY & OPERATIONAL FUNCTIONS

  • Three or more direct reports

 

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Strong computer aptitude and proficiency, including advanced Excel skills and enterprise reporting systems
  • Proficiency in other Microsoft office applications is a must – Word, PowerPoint
  • Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously with superior attention to detail
  • Exceptional communication skills with ability to present analysis and findings in both verbal and written formats to all levels of management
  • Proven leadership and management experience
  • Demonstrated growth through increasing role responsibility and professional development

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum ten (10) years financial planning and analysis and corporate finance management experience in high growth companies
  • Experience with financial planning for a large enterprise, business unit budgeting and reporting, and financial modeling and analysis and capital budgeting
  • Exceptional analytical and financial analysis skill with passion for details
  • Masterful communications skills and proven success operationally influencing corporate-level business initiatives

EDUCATION

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • MBA and/or CPA a plus

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