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Finance Specialist I

Date:  Aug 28, 2021

Dallas, TX, US, 75240

General Purpose

This Financial Specialist – Cost position will report to the Supply Chain Finance Manager – Manufacturing and will be responsible for performing the following:
Primary responsibility for operations finance functions including month, quarter, and year-end close and variance analysis.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing support to the Finance Manager for Manufacturing.
  • Support management reporting process which includes the production of management reports, dashboards, and variance analysis to provide key insight on the manufacturing centers.
  • Ad-Hoc analysis that explains business changes and key findings based on technical analysis of data from various financial sources.
  • Provide analysis and support for various expense drivers in relation to manufacturing spend
  • Prepare month-end commentary and other ad-hoc reporting related to financial results.
  • Participates in yearly planning and budgeting process.
  • Other projects as assigned.


  • 3 - 5 years of financial planning and analysis (FP&A) experience or a related analytical field.
  • BA/BS in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics, or a highly analytical field (e.g., Engineering, Math, and Computer Science)
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, SAP and financial modeling


  • An MBA or MS in Finance or a related field.
  • Experience in CPG industry working with supply chain operation.
  • Strong interpersonal skills — including written and oral communication skills.
  • Desire to investigate and truly understand the story, accounting rules, etc. behind each line item in the P&L.
  • Ability to interpret and present data in a visually compelling format to financial and non-financial audiences.
  • Comfortable working with ambiguity in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • High level of intellectual curiosity that drives sense of ownership and desire for continuous improvement.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally and with all levels of management.

Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth