Financial Analyst

Company/organization: Express Employment Professionals
Contact: Susie Williams
Phone: 417-887-5900

A Springfield Lumber and building materials company is currently seeking an experienced Financial Analyst. The associate for this highly visible Corporate Financial Analyst role will support the nationwide American Construction Source (ACS) organization to drive cost of sales performance improvement. This position will work closely with various cross functional business partners in operations and finance to drive performance, and partner with various functional units to collect, analyze and transform data into meaningful and effective presentations for senior management.



  • Support and drive business decisions from a branch and supply chain finance perspective, based on deep dive reviews.
  • Lead role in corporate strategic planning, quarterly forecasting and monthly reporting for ACS.
  • Lead efforts to integrate tightly with key operations groups to provide sales and profitability trends, analyze key drivers of growth, cost changes, and support for cost reduction efforts. Present analysis to executive management
  • Create processes for measuring key performance drivers (key metrics).
  • Evaluate impact of changes in supply chain on cost through what-if analysis.
  • Develop financial presentations for executive level management and the Board of Directors


  • 3+ years of work experience
  • BS, preferably in Accounting or Finance; MBA preferred.
  • Demonstrated superior analytical skill set and ability to recognize and interpret business issues/opportunities and recommend solutions through analysis and clear, concise communication.
  • Excellent modelling skills and experience developing models.
  • Deep familiarity with and comfort working in Microsoft Excel
  • Working familiarity with Microsoft SQL Skills with Data Warehouse.
  • Experience with statistical and/or predictive analysis with real-world impact is a plus.
  • Comfort working independently and owning projects / work products, which will be presented to senior leadership Experience working across and with various levels of the organization.
  • Proven track record of meeting or exceeding objectives and goals
  • Detail-oriented and capable of delivering a high level of accuracy.

Direct Hire Position

M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Pay is DOE


How to Apply:

3050 S. National Ste. 200
Springfield, MO 65804

About us:

Express Employment Professionals works with job seekers to help find the right job for their skills and experience. We have a variety of jobs available, including full-time, part-time, and temporary positions. As one of the leading staffing companies in North America, Missouri, and Springfield, we’re ready to help you take the next step in your career.  


Express Employment Professionals of Springfield has helped strong applicants build their career since 1990. In 2017, our team put more than 2,500 associates to work in the greater Springfield area. Globally, Express employs more than 500,000 people across more than 800 locally owned franchises worldwide.


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