Sr Financial Analyst

United States of America
Full Time



With more than 120 operations and approximately 20,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, and forgings for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability – not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.

PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

In 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by Chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

Position Summary:

The Sr Financial Analyst applies accounting principles and experience to analyze financial information and prepares and presents key financial reports for management.  The role requires strong interpersonal and organization skils and will interface with all levels in the organization.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities: ­

  • Responsible for oversight of daily reporting of KPIs and interfaces with Operations Team on further analysis
  • Responsible for updating weekly actuals/forecast and loading data into Oracle EPM
  • Prepare the monthly actuals and planning updates in Oracle EPM and update the operational reporting pack
  • Prepare the annual budget and all required schedules
  • Complete the annual standard cost roll analysis
  • Responsible for leading weekly inventory meetings and complete analysis of reserves
  • Involved in the month end reporting process (journal entries, stat reporting, account reconciliations, etc.)
  • Support the internal control environment and SOX/audit requests
  • Prepares balance sheet and P&L statements, consolidated financial statements, and other accounting schedules and reports.
  • Complete detailed ad-hoc analysis as requested
  • Perform special projects and other duties as assigned
  • Direct/indirect oversight of the Finance Team members on projects as assigned

Required Skills: 

  • Proven analytical, problem solving, and process improvement mindset
  • Detail oriented with the ability to understand the “big picture”
  • Can interpret complex financial data and develop analytical and static reports
  • Can provide analysis based on judgement or intangible conditions
  • Experience with ERP systems for general accounting and consolidation purposes
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to successfully manage many issues/projects simultaneously
  • Able to work productively and independently
  • Comfortable working under deadlines and prioritizing different deliverables
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of U.S. GAAP


Experience & Education 

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA or CMA preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years’ accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Previous public accounting experience with manufacturing clients is a plus