Anixter Sr. Financial Analyst-EES Canada in Glenview, Illinois

Sr. Financial Analyst-EES Canada

Date Posted8/9/2017

LocationGlenview, IL

CountryUnited States of America

Job TypeFull-Time Regular

Position IdEB-1082134254

Job Description

Senior FinancialAnalyst–Electrical and Electronic Solutions Canada

Job Title

Senior Financial

Analyst–Electrical and Electronic Solution

Date Posted


Glenview, IL


United States of America

Job Type

Full-Time Regular


Anixter is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst

to support our Electrical and Electronics Solutions business for Canada. The position will report

to the Finance Director for Canada EES and will be located in our Glenview IL headquarters . The

successful candidate will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for the monthly financial close to include but notlimited to, journal entries, account reconciliations and financial statementpreparation.

  • Analyze monthly/ quarterly financial statement performance andreport trends and observations to management.

  • Participate heavily in quarterly balance sheet review process.

  • Key contact for business to ensure proper accounting for businessrelated expenses.

  • Perform and produce FP&A as needed to support the Canadian EESbusiness.

  • Work closely with sales, sales management and marketing in educatingand supporting them from an accounting and financial perspective.

  • Work with Business Partners for Canada EES to provide suggestions,initiatives and solutions as necessary to promote the business.


  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting orFinance with 3- 5 years of accounting and finance relevant experience. – MBA orCPA a plus.

  • Experienced prior roles in Accounting required.

  • Ideal candidate would be required to possess decision makingskills while also having strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills.

  • Candidate should have strong work ethic and a hands-on attitude.

  • Candidate should take initiative to find and implement processimprovements wherever possible.

  • In addition, this candidate would have intermediate/expertknowledge of Access and Excel, which would allow the individual to createrequired ad hoc analysis and review financial information.

  • Experience with Hyperion Essbase, and VBA macros preferred.

Financial experience with Anixter

and a solid understanding of the company’s financial initiatives is also a

plus. Reports to the Finance Director

for Canada EES.

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran

We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

Job GroupAccounting/Finance