Senior Financial Analyst
Bannockburn, IL 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description
Position Purpose:

Stericycle has a challenging career opportunity available at the Corporate HQ in Bannockburn, IL for ahighly motivated Senior Financial Analyst to support the company's IT function. Reporting to the Director of Finance - IT, thisrole will provide planning, forecasting and month end support for on-going operations as well as support ad hoc analysis and projects.

Key Job Activities:
  • Perform month end close and timely analysis of current results and historical trends for IT
  • Perform forecasting, long-range planning and budget activities for IT
  • Perform and support ad hoc analysis, including project business cases/ IRR/NPV analysis
  • Perform IT project tracking, assessment and insight into the financial split of operating and capital expenses
  • Execute on initiatives that create value through cost management, process improvements, and/or improve the quality of deliverables to stakeholders
  • Supportthe implementation of the company's new ERP system
  • Participate on and/or lead cross functional teams
  • Provide ad hoc support to Corporate FP&A team

Skills/Knowledge Required

  • Strong analytical and modeling skills, with a strong attention to detail and follow up
  • Self-starter with ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize, meet or exceed deadlines and maintain flexibility in a fast-paced and service-oriented environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner and to interface effectively with all levels of the company
  • Ability to effectively communicate financial results and the impact of proposed business decisions
  • Ability to identify problems and areas of improvement and suggest possible causes and solutions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; advanced knowledge of Excel and data analysis tools
  • Strong organization and project management skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX and SAP, a plus
Required Education: in Bachelors or Equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in financial roles, including 2+ years of accounting experience and 1+ year of financial/operational analytical experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • MBA and/or CPA, a plus
  • Experience working with an IT function, a plus
Certifications and/or Licenses:
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is preferred

Stericycle currently offers its employees the option to participate in a full range of benefits, including a health care program which includes medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, an employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick time, a 401(k) plan, and an employee stock purchase plan. Participation in some programs requires that employees be regularly scheduled to work a minimum number of hours and/or to have fulfilled a waiting period after they begin employment with Stericycle.


The above description is meant to provide a summary of the nature and level of work being performed; it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements of the job or person. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Stericycle will consider requests for workplace accommodations for protected physical or mental limitations in accordance with its human resources policies and local laws.To the extent permissible under local law, and consistent with business necessity, Stericycle reserves the right to modify the content formally or informally, either verbally or in writing, at any time with or without advance notice.

It is the policy of Stericycle, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, to hire the best qualified people available without regard to race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, religion, status with regard to public assistance, order of protection status, disability, or veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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