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Commercial Financial Analyst

Southfield, Michigan


Job Description

Eaton’s eMobility segment is currently seeking an Commercial Financial Analyst to join our dynamic and entrepreneurial team.  This position is based at our Southfield Michigan facility.  
Position Overview :
The Commercial Financial Analyst is responsible for reporting, planning and analysis for the eMobility product lines. In this role, you will lead the financial analysis required for product line quotes, business cases, program reviews, and ad-hoc commercial analysis. The role will report directly to eMobility Director of Finance and work closely with the SVP of Product Management & Sales and the Director of Program Management.
We're passionate about the opportunities the emerging electrified vehicle market is creating for our business! Our new eMobility segment combines our deep expertise in vehicle and electric power to deliver a wide range of electrical and hybrid solutions for on- and off-road electrified vehicles.
  • You will lead the production of monthly reports covering commercial financial performance measures.
  • You will handle the financial aspects of customer quotes and various projects.
  • You will partner with sales, product management, program management and new product introduction to craft timely and accurate financials.
  • You will coordinate the financials for business cases and ad-hoc commercial financial analysis, financial modeling or sensitivity (what-if) scenarios.
  • You will be the subject matter authority for product revenue and profitability tools.
  • You will oversee accurate & timely submission of eMobility Strategic Plan financial requirements.
  • You will liaise with HQ Controller (as necessary) for New Program introduction spending.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 5 years professional work experience in finance or accounting
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
Preferred Qualifications :
  • Experience with ERP’s, Business Intelligence and Financial Reporting systems (Oracle, SAP, ENCORE, etc.)
  • Prior professional work experience in Manufacturing, Cost Accounting or Variance Analysis.
  • Experience with ERP’s, Business Intelligence and Financial Reporting systems (Oracle, SAP, ENCORE, etc.)
  • Advanced degree in accounting, finance or business.
  • Experience leading projects.
  • Working knowledge of SAP and/or Oracle.
Success Criteria :
  • Ability to execute in a matrixed environment with strong influencing skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in order to interact effectively and influence employees at all levels within the organization, and employees of diverse cultures.
  • Ability to observe, evaluate, summarize, and communicate highly complex issues and make decisions based on those observations.
  • Sense of urgency and focus on accuracy and integrity.
  • High standard of customer service/support.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task to resolve issues.
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Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH EMB eMobility

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 050500