Senior Financial Analyst

Date: Nov 12, 2021

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: 20389 


PURPOSE: This role is responsible for collecting, analyzing and reporting monthly financial statement results to business partners along with forecast and annual budget development.



  • Assist in development of the divisional, plant, and cost center overhead budgets including the maintenance of the divisional cost allocations
  • Assist the Cost Department in the development of standard and current costs
  • Prepare monthly divisional management reports as well as support schedules for monthly reporting of the Cleveland company
  • Create an environment of cost awareness and control; and their impact to profitability
  • Assist with capital request justification, development, and review
  • Assist in the development of business plans for the division; verify alignment of divisional plan with the corporate business plan and strategic objectives
  • Drive improvements in inventory management through support of the S&OP process
  • Prepare additional analysis and work on other projects as assigned
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • BS/BA degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA/CMA certificates and advanced degree are a plus
  • 5-10 years progressive experience in accounting in a manufacturing environment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of US GAAP; knowledge of SEC reporting procedures and practices a plus
  • Proficient in MS Office including: Excel, Word, and PowerPoint; Hyperion Enterprise and SAP a plus
  • Must be knowledgeable in various cost/benefit analysis processes (IRR, ROI, ROIC, ROA, NPV, etc.)
  • Must possess excellent analytical, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities with competing deadlines
  • Must be highly motivated; as well as have the proven ability to work independently and within a team; exhibiting demonstrated flexibility and openness to change
  • Must possess a keen attention to detail and promote high quality standards


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 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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