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Sr. Financial Analyst

Company: Elkay
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Sr. Financial Analyst
The Company
Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation is a thriving, values-driven company focused on doing the right things. We're a fast growing, publicly traded company (NYSE: ZWS), with an enduring reputation for integrity, giving back, and providing an engaging, inclusive environment where careers flourish and grow.
Named by Newsweek as One of America's Most Responsible Companies and an Energage USA Top Workplace, at Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation, we never forget that our people are at the center of what makes us successful. They are the driving force behind our superior quality, product ingenuity, and exceptional customer experience. Our commitment to our people and their professional development is a recipe for success that has fueled our growth for over 100 years, as one of today's leading international suppliers of plumbing and water delivery solutions.
Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation employs over 2800 employees worldwide, working from 24 locations across the U.S., China, Canada, Dubai, and Mexico, with sales offices available around the globe. We hope you'll visit our website and learn more about Zurn Elkay at
If you're ready to join a company where what you do makes a difference and you have pride in the work you are doing, talk to us about joining the Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation family!
Job Summary:
The Sr. Financial Analyst provides cross-functional project and analytical support for specific business function(s). This key member of the Finance team will monitor financial performance on a regular basis, analyze variances, and understand business drivers to ensure achievement of financial commitments. This individual will proactively utilize DPC analytics to identify opportunities to enhance business profitability, and business partner in process development and improvement to increase efficiency and effectiveness in how the assigned business functions operate.

  • Monitor and track operating expense trends including capital spending and ROI.

  • Manage financial forecasting and budgeting.

  • Business partner in process development and improvement to increase efficiency and effectiveness in how the business function operates and executes.

  • Provides reporting and analysis to support the business function needs.

  • Supports Accounting function and responsibilities as needed.

  • Play a role in monthly Business Review preparation.

  • Perform analysis or support cross-functional projects or initiatives as needed.


    • BA/BS required in accounting, finance, or related studies is required.

    • Solid background and experience in Excel, Access, PowerPoint, ERP & BPM systems required.

    • Oracle experience is a plus.

    • Candidate should have 5+ years of experience in Planning, Reporting, Systems and Analysis.

    • Previous experience in accounting will also be considered.

    • Excellent analytical and communication skills.

    • Advanced Excel and database skills, MS Office, Essbase, Hyperion Planning, Oracle or equivalent ERP.

    • Ability to handle multiple projects at once and prioritize.

    • Process driven with ability to think critically.

    • Ability to work independently & take initiative while collaborating with remote business partners.

    • Must be proficient in data gathering and analysis tools to create meaningful reports with ability to draw conclusions & problem solve.---

      Total Rewards and Benefits

      • Competitive Salary

      • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, AD&D, and Life Insurance

      • Matching 401(k) Contribution

      • Health Savings Account

      • Educational Reimbursement

      • Matching Gift Program

        Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
        Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation
        What happens when two remarkable sustainability leaders come together as one?
        A sustainability powerhouse is born, making a splash in the markets they serve and saving the planet one innovative installation at a time.
        In early 2022, Zurn Water Solutions Corporation, a market leader in smart, sustainable water solutions, and Elkay Manufacturing, a commercial drinking water solutions leader, agreed to combine their two exceptional firms to become a single water solutions powerhouse.
        Together, the combined company offers a comprehensive package of innovative, sustainable, specified, engineered water solutions and sustainable plumbing products that provide water safety, water quality, and water conservation through critical service environments, while delivering total building solutions for new construction and retrofit applications around the globe. Our innovative solutions enable customers to advance their ESG initiatives and reduce operating costs while providing students, patients, patrons, and people within public and private spaces a safe, clean environment and access to fresh, pure, potable water - the essence of life itself.
        What makes Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation special is our people and our culture.
        While playing a leading role in sustainability and water access are remarkable, what makes Zurn Elkay's story so compelling is the alignment of the two well-respected companies with powerful legacies and a combined 224-year company history and shared values and cultures where people matter most.
        Sustainably inspired, the company has a deep commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, water, and environmental stewardship, and giving back to the communities where we live, work and play. Our powerful legacy of caring and commitment is made possible by the exceptional people that embody Zurn Elkay's values.
        We are looking for innovative, energetic people who want to help solve tomorrow's challenges today. Our Total Associate Engagement core value means we work hard to ensure our associates have opportunities to grow and an inclusive culture in which to thrive. From formal training to on-the-job development and exposure to new businesses, when you join Zurn Elkay, you will join a collaborative organization that will give you opportunities to thrive and grow.

Keywords: Elkay, Downers Grove , Sr. Financial Analyst, Accounting, Auditing , Downers Grove, Illinois

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