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Sr Financial Analyst, Transportation Finance

Apply Now Job ID: FIN000A1W Date posted: 12/17/2018 Location: 0501 - HQ MN Minneapolis Downtown, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Sr Financial Analyst, Transportation Finance
Classification: Exempt
Date: December 2018


About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.

Right on pace with Target’s distinctive retail brand, Target Finance and Accounting are transforming for the better. As so much more than a financial analyst or a behind-the-scenes number-cruncher, you will be a truly collaborative partner with a seat at the table. You’ll bring your unique point of view, experience and passion for the work to your team and internal clients. In Finance, you’ll be an integral voice in discussions that lead to Target’s unparalleled shopping experience. Your analysis and recommendations will be directly applied to critical business decisions, from sales to merchandising and beyond.

A role in Financial Planning & Analysis means belonging to a great team of genuine, diverse, courageous and versatile people who put integrity and ethics at the heart of everything they do. Together, you’ll drive outstanding financial results by enabling and accelerating Target’s strategic execution. You’ll nurture influential partnerships with leaders who value your credibility, thanks to the quality and reliability of your insights. To teams across Target, you’ll bring your skills for analytical rigor, creative problem-solving and sound decision-making. You’ll be an active contributor to cross-functional teams. You’ll rise to the challenge of the dynamic retail industry, brining innovative solutions that have a direct impact on financial and operational direction-setting, merchandising and capital investments and how to best use our resources. All of your good work will help elevate and maintain Target as one of the world’s most recognized and best-loved retail brands.

As a Sr. Financial Analyst, Transportation Finance, you’ll be responsible for supporting key analytics across the Transportation and Indirect Reverse Logistics team functions. This includes analysis on current operations, productivity enhancements, goal, and long range plans. You will be a trusted adviser across all of the Global Supply Chain & Logistics (GSCL) team and Finance with respect to the investments and capabilities required to move Target into the future Supply Chain it is building. Reporting to the Director of GSCL Finance, you’ll be supported along the way to partner across the GSCL to drive continued financial success and to provide them with analytical insights of their performance.  Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description.  Job duties may change at any time due to business need.

About you:

  • 4 year or equivalent college degree
  • Experience working with spreadsheet applications (Microsoft Excel, Access)
  • Strong analytical, decision-making, project management, planning and organizational skills
  • Strong strategic and innovative thinking
  • 4+ years of experience working in Supply Chain, Logistics or Finance
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