• Associate Financial Analyst

    Position Type
    Full-time
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
    Shift
    1st
    Location : Name
    Corporate Office
    Location : City
    Idaho Falls
  • Company Profile

    "Enhancing the Lives of Those We Touch by Helping People Reach Their Goals”

     

    Melaleuca has firmly supported this mission statement since our humble beginning in 1985. Everything we accomplish is done with an eye toward promoting the physical, environmental, financial, and personal wellness of those around us. Our focus has always been on wellness. By manufacturing and selling effective, high quality, natural, health oriented products we help people live more vibrant, healthier, and happier lives. When you walk through the doors at Melaleuca, you can feel it immediately. This is The Wellness Company.

     

    We have achieved consistent and profitable growth with our annual revenue hitting over $2 billion dollars. We now have over 4,000 employees and operate in 19 countries around the world. Melaleuca is positioned to grow even more rapidly in upcoming years. To help keep up with this growth we are looking for an outstanding Analyst to be part of our Finance team.

    Overview

    This position plays an integral part in the analysis, recommendation and implementation of profit improvement projects, strategic alignment initiatives and achievement of sales and income objectives. Analysts interface with a variety of company departments such as Marketing, Sales, Forecasting & Planning, Cost and Financial Accounting to compile data and analyze the financial viability of various new products, promotions and initiatives. The position assists key managers in identifying, implementing and tracking productivity improvements. Analysts also assist in preparing presentations to be made to the management team.

    Responsibilites

    • Responsible for financial analysis of all new products and promotions related to assigned marketing category
    • Analyzes proposed projects or initiatives to ascertain if they are financially justified.
    • Develops annual expense plan and analyzes monthly performance against the plan for assigned departments
    • Independently develops key company performance measurements for non-financial managers to better understand, track and improve their operations efficiency
    • Identifies, analyzes and reports key business indicators impacting the growth, profitability and achievement of strategic objectives
    • Provides analytical and problem solving support for key managers
    • Leads category team and other assigned departments in the identification and implementation of profit improvement projects

    Qualifications

    • Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics
    • Exceptional academic performance with a minimum 3.5 GPA
    • Prior internship experience in a financial related position is a plus
    • Ability to independently manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
    • Strong financial knowledge
    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
    • Superior communication skills
    • Proficient PC skills including Excel, Word and Access
    • Effective interpersonal skills to interact with all levels of management

     

    Just as important as your experience and skills will be the following characteristics and competencies:
     

    • Self-motivation and sense of ownership and accountability
    • Ability to analyze problems and create solutions
    • Ability to work independently and professionally
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Detailed work and organizational skills
    • Ability to work under stress

    Why Melaleuca

    Melaleuca is one of the leading Health and Wellness companies in the world. We manufacture and distribute nutritional, pharmaceutical, personal care, facial care, home hygiene, and other wellness products and distribute them directly to the consumer through a full-service catalog and Internet shopping system. We carefully craft products used every day with the highest standards of safety, health, and wellness in mind.

     

    This revolutionary system is changing the way hundreds of thousands of people shop by eliminating middlemen and reducing marketing and distribution costs. This enables the company to spend more on research and high-quality, ecologically-sensible ingredients, while maintaining reasonable prices.

     

    Great culture - flexibility is a must in this position; you'll become a part of a fast-paced team dedicated to a feel-good lifestyle brand dedicated to changing lives. Like the rest of Melaleuca, we are proud to be part of a values-driven organization that treats employees with respect. Our employees and their families enjoy company parties and countless discounts around the community. We implement a very real open-door policy, and all employees are on a first name basis—it feels more like a family than a multi-national corporation.

     

    Safe, uncrowded, affordable - nestled in the heart of beautiful Eastern Idaho, Idaho Falls is a prosperous and vibrant community, as well as the gateway to recreational paradise. This unique setting provides numerous opportunities for total wellness -- social, physical, financial, and emotional. If you love outdoor activities, this is the place for you, with the Snake River running right through town, the Rocky Mountains dominating the horizon, and Yellowstone less than a 2-hour drive away.

     

    Excellent compensation - in addition to a competitive wage, we offer comprehensive benefits for our full-time employees that include all you would expect plus some remarkable surprises, such as a longevity bonus. Right here on-site, we provide a fitness center, free concierge service, and an employee restaurant.

     

    The next step is yours. To apply today, click on the "Apply" button.

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