Financial Analyst

Company Name:
Company Description:
Corning is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics, creating and manufacturing keystone components that enable high-technology systems.
Cornings history is filled with breakthrough technologies that have played an important role in the way the world works. We thrive on solving difficult, commercially relevant problems through an innovative and collaborative research and development process. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, more than 160 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, and a distinctive collaborative culture.
The global Finance Function acts as a proactive business partner, advising and making recommendations based upon financial projections and historical performance. Finance also provides financial expertise companywide and ensures accurate and efficient transaction processing.
Scope of the Position:
Closing Process and all associated analysis and reporting.
Ad-hoc financial analysis for business management.
Annual Budget (Black Book).
Year planning process (Green Book).
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Ensures entity compliance with local regulations, GAAP accounting principles and Corning policies and procedures.
Responsible for managing the period closing process preparation including posting of vouchers and accuracy of the general ledger.
Ensures that required reporting is completed accurately and on a timely basis.
Preparation of monthly account reconciliations on a timely basis.
Provides ad-hoc financial analysis for division management.
Responsible for the consolidation of the financial portion of the budget, forecasts and five year planning process for the Division.
Position will also assist and provide back-up to Business as needed
Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: 40+
Education & Experience:
Required Education:
Bachelor's with a major in Accounting or Finance
Required Years and Area of Experience(minimum required for consideration) :
3-7 years of relevant experience
experience in working on cross functional teams a plus
Public accounting experience or corporate analytical service
Required Skills:
Technical Competence and Financial Analytical Skills
Financial Systems knowledge
Problem Solving
Customer Focus
Integrity and Trust
Communication skills
Ability to work with executive level staff
Desired Skills:
PeopleSoft and Khalix system experience
Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
Flexible / quick learner
Auditing experience
Soft Skills:
Peer Relationships/Collaboration
Experience working on cross functional teams
Organizational Agility
Flexible / quick learner
Apply online at:

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.