Financial Analyst

Ewing, New Jersey

Type: Contract

Category: Accounting & Finance

Compensation Range: 40.00 - 45.00 Per Hour

Job ID: 147946

Date Posted: 12/04/2019

Financial Analyst


Duration: Through March 2020 / Possible temp to hire

Hours: 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Salary range: $40-$45 hourly


This highly visible role is located at our Ewing, NJ offices. The New Product Development Analyst-Operations will be responsible for developing cost estimates for new product launches, line extensions, and brand maintenance initiatives. Working on cross-functional teams and independently, the NPD Analyst prepares complex cost models and scenario analysis in order to ensure target profitability.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Acts as financial leader for new product costing by preparing cost estimates, scenario analysis, and providing key insight into cost drivers in support of cost optimization.
  • Work cross functionally across the organization (Marketing, Procurement, Finance, Global Manufacturing Services, R&D, Distribution and the Manufacturing Plants) to ensure that cost estimates are accurate and complete.
  • Review cost estimates against actual costs post launch and reconcile major deviations.
  • Work closely with Brand Finance in preparation of Price Cost Profit Structure Analysis.
  • Assist the Senior Manager of Operations Finance with Ad Hoc analysis in support of the G2G Program, ROI analysis, and special projects



  • BS in Accounting/Finance from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 5-7 years of Financial Management/Supply Chain/Manufacturing work experience.
  • Experience with ERP software required, SAP preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency in the financial analysis discipline.
  • Demonstrated ability to build the business through improved analysis, trending and reporting.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with other individuals, teams, and manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously.
  • Innovative style with a “roll-up-the-sleeves” attitude required.
  • Plant experience or experience in the CPG industry a plus.
  • Some travel required.