Financial Reporting Analyst

Date: May 11, 2022

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

Company: Lincoln Electric


Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.

Req. ID: 20461 


PURPOSE: Responsible for the preparation and consolidation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements that meet the reporting requirements for Company senior management, as well as the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Interact with various internal and external customers on a routine basis to provide accurate reporting of financial results and other deliverables. Assist in various strategic or business issues that arise on an ad hoc basis as directed by the Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Controller, Director of Financial Reporting and/or Financial Reporting Managers.



  • Responsible for consolidating the Company’s financial statements, including loading and preparing journal entries utilizing Hyperion Financial Management (HFM);
  • Assist in preparation of the Company’s SEC filings (10-K, 10-Q, 11-K, proxy);
  • Preparation of monthly close items such as the Statement of Cash Flows, Stock Compensation, EPS, etc.;
  • Preparation of the monthly accounting for the Company’s pension plans and the annual benefit plan financial statements;
  • Work with internal and external auditors to facilitate annual audits / quarterly reviews;
  • Responsible for the accounting for various domestic and international holding companies utilizing SAP and HFM applications;
  • Perform financial statement variance analyses and other ad-hoc reporting as needed;
  • Assist in a variety of special projects focused on strategic and / or business issues;
  • Interact with all levels management and collaborate with subsidiary units across the globe and corporate personnel.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • Bachelors degree with a major in Accounting;
  • 1-3 years public accounting experience with a CPA strongly preferred;
  • Must possess knowledge and understanding of US GAAP and SEC reporting - consolidation accounting a plus;
  • Must be highly motivated and possess excellent analytical and communication skills;
  • Must possess a high degree of flexibility and demonstrate the ability to perform numerous tasks and assignments concurrently;
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel and Power Point) essential, SAP and HFM knowledge a plus.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 


As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Finance 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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