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Finance Systems Business Analyst

Req ID:  126062

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SUMMARY OF ROLE SunPower is looking for a Finance Systems Business Analyst for our SunPower Energy Services business, located in Austin, TX. This is a position which will support the Global Finance and Accounting organizations.

Finance IT Business Analyst will work hand in hand with our commercial and residential business partners, including cross-functional and cross-geographical teams. A successful person will have knowledge in accounting and systems with excellent analytical skills to enable compliant, operationally efficient financial systems and processes. This position reports directly to the Senior Financial Systems Manager, and the responsibilities include, but are not limited, to the following:

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support the Finance Systems Manager for the overall management of the Global Finance and Accounting Information Systems Environments, the direction and coordination of projects, including the design, development, implementation, deployment, and maintenance of the multiple finance-related systems
  • Serve as an integral accounting and finance partner to the business in support of the accounting and financial analysis.
  • Strong finance functional expertise, business process knowledge and an understanding of US GAAP and SOX 404 compliance
  • Provide real-time accounting, reporting and analysis, including maintaining and improving accounting and reporting systems, managing relationships, and overseeing bookkeeping performed by Global teams
  • Help and Manage month-end close, accounting processes and procedures related to all aspects of the business and in line with corporate and external reporting guidelines.
  • Analyze financial results of operations, business trends and metrics, prepare and present financial summaries and various analyses for upper management.
  • Assist with accounting set up and procedures for new business initiatives.
  • Propose and help implement proper IT and accounting procedures, Process Improvements in accordance with GAAP and IFRS.

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Minimum requirements 

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting (or similar).
  • Minimum of 3-4 years of progressive experience in accounting.
  • Working knowledge of GAAP, accounting procedures, accounting systems and SOX process.
  • Good understanding of the critical finance business processes around Procurement to Payment, Order to Cash, Inventory to COGS, Fixed Assets, Record to Report and Financial Planning and Analysis
  • Expert Proficiency with Excel, Power Query, Word and PPT

 

Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.


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Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation
SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: jobs@sunpower.com. Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.

 

NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS AND EMPLOYEES

Availability of Affirmative Action Plan for Review

SunPower is a federal government contractor. As a part of the Company’s obligations under law, it must develop a written Affirmative Action Program (AAP) for the Disabled, Recently Separated Veterans, Armed Forces Service Medal Veterans, Disabled Veterans and Active Duty Wartime Or Campaign Badge Veterans and for Women and Minorities as specified by law. Non-confidential and non-proprietary aspects of the AAP are available for inspection by applicants and employees, consistent with applicable law, which will be made available during office hours by contacting the EEO Officer.

 

 

 

SunPower Values

  • Put Customers First
  • Win Together
  • Lead Decisively
  • Innovate Relentlessly
  • Do the Right Thing


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