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Financial Analyst

Cleveland, Tennessee


Job Description

Eaton Corporation’s  Electrical Systems and Services Group has an opening for a Financial Analyst within the Commercial Distribution Products Assembly Division. This position is based at our Cleveland, TN location.

Position Overview :

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day.  It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours. As a Financial Analyst:

Essential Functions:
  • You will maintain all aspects of payroll for both full time and temporary employees at the plant

  • You will prepare journal entries as needed for the month end closing.

  • You will prepare various reports and analysis for Internal, Divisional and Government purposes.

  • You will provide assistance with reconciliation and timely resolution of intercompany payables and receivables

  • You will maintain departmental ad-hoc reports.

  • You will provide assistance in costing activities

  • You will provide Assistance in the preparation of balance sheet reconciliations and keep them aligned with the GAAP, SOX, and Corporate Financial Policies.

  • You will participate in special projects in support of a Continuous Improvement Framework (CIF) culture

  • You will adheres to all safety rules and procedures, including 5S requirements in support of a Zero Incident Safety Culture (ZISC


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration from an accredited institution

  • Minimum one (1) year  of accounting experience supporting operations

  • Candidate must be eligible to work in the US on a continuous basis without company sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications:

  • One year of accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Proficiency in GAAP and Eaton financial policies
  • Oracle, MAPICS, Vista and Encore experience
Position Success Criteria:
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel
  • Effective communications skills and ability to engage at various levels of the organization

  • Ability to work in a high volume environment with keen attention to detail

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information
  • Demonstrated proficiency with software packages and systems (Oracle GL, AP and FA, Encore Financial System, AS400/Mapics Costing System, Vista, etc.)

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG CDPAD Comml Distrib Prods Assy Div

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: No

Requisition ID: 066632