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Senior Financial and Operations Analyst

Company: Matson Inc
Location: Oakland
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

About Us

Matson has been the leading ocean shipping and logistics provider throughout the Pacific since 1882. We are the supply chain lifeline for Hawaii, Alaska, Guam, and islands of the South Pacific. We also offer the top two ocean shipping services in the world's largest trade lane - Asia to the U.S. West Coast. With our subsidiaries Matson Terminals and Matson Logistics, our business focus is exceeding customer expectations with quality, reliability, and integrity.

We strive to operate in an environmentally sustainable manner and promote land-based environmental programs in Hawaii, Guam, and Alaska. We help improve the communities in which we work and live through our community giving program that annually supports hundreds of local organizations. And we work to improve diversity, equity and inclusion in our company, communities and industry through an active social equity program.

Matson is a great place to work, and everyone who works with us becomes part of the Matson ohana or family. Join our team and help us move freight better than anyone.

Learn more at matson.com.

About the Role

The Senior Financial and Operations Analyst's overall responsibility is to perform financial analysis and provide insights to drive efficiencies. Additional responsibilities include supporting financial and operational reporting, new methods of presentation, and assisting the budgeting/forecasting process for the Operations Department. This cross-functional role interacts with numerous departments to streamline and systematize business processes.

The position is available for a hybrid/flex work opportunity.

What you'll do:

  • Support the Operating Department on all operating and financial related matters.
  • Assist in the preparation, review, and analysis of the annual operating plans and monthly forecasts.
  • Analyze monthly activities and financial results, approve invoices, and monitor contractual compliance.
  • Assist preparation and evaluation of strategic business opportunities.
  • Maintain SOX 404 internal control compliance, working with the Accounting Department as necessary.
  • Participate in ad-hoc accounting projects as assigned by the Senior Manager.
  • Ensure compliance with Matson's internal control policies and procedures.
  • Assist with identifying opportunities for operational improvements and cost-efficient alternatives.
    In addition to those essential job functions identified above, individuals in this position are also responsible for performing other duties or tasks that may be assigned. The Company retains the discretion to add to or change the essential job functions of this position at any time.

    You have these skills:

    • Ability to create and analyze complex Excel workbooks for budgets and cost analysis.
    • Strong written and verbal communications skills; interacts effectively with various levels of management.
    • Ability to work effectively independently and as part of an integrated operating team.
    • Demonstrated project management ability.
    • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadline requirements.
      And these qualifications:

      • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting strongly preferred.
      • At least two (2) to three (3) years of experience involving accounting practices, budgeting, business plan development and forecasting.
      • Extensive computer skills, especially Excel, PowerBI, Tableau, and Workday.
        Extra credit if you have:

        * Knowledge of the transportation and shipping industry a plus.

        At Matson, we're looking for people to build a unified team to maintain our values of trust, integrity, and reliability. We welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and thoughtfully challenge assumptions.


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