MSC Industrial Supply Co. Sr Analyst, Financial Reporting in Davidson, North Carolina

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Requisition ID : 1926

Employment Type : Full Time

Grade : Exempt 16

Job Category : Accounting/Audit/Finance

Work Location : Davidson, NC (CSC)

State or Province : North Carolina (US-NC)

Potential Work Location : United States : North Carolina : Davidson


  • Develops and maintains financial analysis models to monitor key expense drivers and interacts with finance and other departments to communicate issues and take corrective action if necessary.

  • Performs analysis of general ledger accounts on a monthly basis by retrieving information from JD Edwards System, entering or downloading the information in an excel spreadsheet, then summarizing and commenting on detailed information.

  • Assists in preparation of financial reports by comparing budget vs. actual. Analyzes, investigates and documents explanations and variances.

  • Analyze balance sheet accounts, expenses, and profitability by reviewing and comparing budget vs. actual and reviewing the components of these categories.

  • Coordinates the preparation of analytical reports for management review.

  • Participates in the monthly financial close process

  • Drives the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure unity of purpose and fulfillment of MSC’s mission.

  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or the equivalent is required.

  • Minimum of five years financial and operational business experience is required.


  • Basic knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles is required.

  • Computer literacy and proficiency in word processing and spreadsheet software is required.

  • Excellent analytical and data manipulation skills are required.

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills are also required.


People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works.

Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions.

As one of America’s Best Large Employers (named in 2017 by Forbes magazine), we care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,000+ team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future.

If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

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