Financial Analyst - Sales in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 10/1/2021

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Job Title: Financial Analyst - Sales 

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois                                                   

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities!  We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you!  We are searching for a Financial Analyst to join our team located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a key member of the Sales Finance team, you will support a variety of financial activities such as planning, analysis and reporting for the Sales function.  This includes reporting of financial results, forecasts, annual planning process, variance analysis, data consolidation and special projects. This is a great opportunity for an early finance professional to develop their professional skills necessary for growth in one of the world’s most well-known and respected consumer products companies.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Support actual, forecast, and annual plan reporting for the Sales function, which includes field sales, ecommerce and category management
  • Daily Sales Reporting to Senior Management
  • Coordinate forecast inputs and work with management to validate accuracy and reasonableness of data
  • Communicate critical financial information from Sales to the broader organization, working closely with Corporate and Business Unit finance teams
  • Support Sales initiatives, including Customer Profitability analysis and Commissions
  • Partner with the ecommerce team for profitability improvements and new areas of growth
  • KPI monitoring, reporting and analysis
  • Support special projects and ad hoc reporting as required

You will love it here if…

  • You thrive in a fast paced and high‐energy environment
  • You pay great attention to detail and are well organized
  • You are highly self‐motivated with the ability to work independently as well as with a team

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 2-3 years of related professional Accounting or Finance experience.
  • Proficient in MS Office; high proficiency in Excel.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-directed with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple accountabilities and multiple internal customers.
  • Strong analytical skills as well as organizational skills with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information verbally as well as in written formats.
  • Ability to identify, analyze and resolve problems logically and systematically.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule during key business deadlines.
  • Must be team oriented with the ability to work on high collaboration and performance teams.

Icing on the cake:

  • CPG experience a plus
  • SAP experience a plus
  • CPA/CFA certification a plus, or in process of completing

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company    

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 Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link:

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at 224-295-6808 or email

No recruiter calls or emails please.