Cardinal Health
Sr. Analyst FP&A – Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain
At a glance
Location: US-MA-Mansfield Map
Posted: 11/07/2019
Closing: 12/06/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Cardinal Health
Job description

What Financial Planning & Analysis contributes to Cardinal Health

Financial Planning & Analysis is responsible for being objective and strategic financial partners, leading collaborative cross-functional effort to drive relevant, flexible and efficient financial planning and analysis that supports our key business decisions.

  • Analyzes business trends
  • leads and aligns financial forecasts and long range planning processes with our business leaders. Drives business value by providing financial and analytical counsel to facilitate decision-marking around strategic business initiatives.
  • Prepares monthly financial reporting including variance and financial statement analysis. Able to clearly communicate a cohesive and concise story around business drivers behind financial data and potential implications on future results.
  • Creates financial models and scenarios as a key input for business planning decisions in areas such as capital deployment, sourcing, product development, marketing strategies, and acquisitions.
  • Manages annual budget processes, incorporating business initiatives, economic trends and operational effectiveness. Aligns budget to business strategies and gains alignment from business partners.
  • Performs customer and product profitability analysis and makes investment and pricing decisions. Identifies opportunities to drive revenue growth, margin expansion and a more favorable mix (i.e., driving preferred products and services).
  • Understands market dynamics and competitors. Conducts complex analysis, synthesizes and summarizes implications to business, influencing business partners using analytics and business understanding.
  • Identifies and executes upon process improvement opportunities. Demonstrates proficiency of technical tools and financial systems.
  • Serves as an objective financial steward with an enterprise perspective, safeguarding our company's assets. Ensures strong controls are in place and the company's intellectual property is protected.

Accountabilities in Role

  • Support the Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain global consolidations team responsible for providing analysis, reporting, and support related to all aspects of GMSC. 
  • Responsibilities will include providing timely and accurate analysis and reporting which will allow the business to understand performance versus objectives and make further decisions.
  • Will be working with systems and cross-functional teams to maintain and enhance the performance measurement tools, and facilitate continuous process improvement to ensure tight cost control and maintain the integrity of the systems.
  • The role will also support ad hoc financial projects as needed.
  • The FP&A Analyst is expected to be already located in Mansfield, MA, or to be considering and willing to relocate to this location.
  • Support the GMSC Consolidations team on monthly reporting and month end closing activities as necessary
  • Support continuous improvement of financial packages and deliverables
  • Support overall GMSC budget & forecast deliverables, reporting, and presentations, ensuring accuracy and timeliness
  • Manage multiple deliverables and deadlines concurrently.
  • Support ad hoc requests and initiatives as necessary


  • Bachelors degree in business related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 2+ years experience in related field

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
  • Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity
  • Identifies possbile solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
  • Applies judgment within defined parameters
  • Receives general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
  • Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Sr. Analyst FP&A – Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain