Yamaha has an excellent opportunity for a Sr. Business Planning Analyst to join our Supply Chain team in Kennesaw, GA. The senior business planning analyst will assist the business planning manager in supply chain operational reporting, strategic planning, month end accounting activities, & budgeting/forecasting.
Specific duties include, but are not limited to:
· Prepare various weekly/monthly operational & accounting reporting in an accurate & timely manner.
· Assist with the development and tracking of strategic mid-term plan initiatives, semiannual budgets, & MBO objectives.
· Support the warehouse & procurement teams on special projects that drive critical business decisions.
· Collaboration with all other Yamaha divisions to ensure that the customer support unit is in sync with shipping & procurement requirements.
· Data extraction & analysis as requested to support various groups inside and outside of the customer support unit.
· Creation of new processes & reporting due to SAP systems transition.
· Ad hoc reporting & presentation creation.
· Perform other duties as assigned.
· Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics (or related field) required, MBA preferred
· At least 7 years of financial analysis and/or accounting experience
· Proficient computer skills and in the use of Excel, PowerPoint, SAP, Business Objects, SQL, and Access
· Strong analytical, problem solving, presentation, & reporting skills
· Proficiency in extracting/condensing large data sets to communicate concise & actionable recommendations
· Excellent time management skills
· Motorsports industry experience a plus
· Ability to travel up to 15%
Reports to: Business Support & Planning Manager.
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
About Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. is a growing and dynamic organization with superb products that includes motorcycles, outboard motors, ATVs, personal watercraft, snowmobiles, boats, power assist bicycles, outdoor power equipment, race kart engines, accessories, apparel, and much more! We are a company of enthusiasts and have passion for our products!