Financial Analyst

Job Description

Digital Grid

The Business Unit Digital Grid is the leading global supplier of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. 

Energy systems are changing dramatically and in the world of digitalization, automation, and electrification the Digital Grid portfolio has products, solutions, and services to meet the most demanding challenges.

We have major locations in Minneapolis, MN; Foster City, CA; Schenectady, NY; Houston, TX; and Wendell, NC. 

Siemens Digital Grid – Ahead of the Challenge – Ahead of the Change!

We are looking for the best talent to shape the technology of the future. Come expand your career in one of the best companies world-wide!

Position Scope

Performs financial and operational analysis to support business growth.

Position Responsibilities (not all inclusive)

  • Provides key insights from business operations to Management and business leads to achieve business results;
  • Coordinates month end closing activities for the assigned Digital Grid Energy Automation segment together with Management and the Digital Grid accounting team, to ensure data accuracy and high quality of monthly financial reports;
  • Responsible for financial analysis: timely delivery of reporting packages with high quality and accuracy, provides comments and alerts, including performing cost analysis against budgets and / or forecasts and variance analysis reports to allow for corrective action where necessary;
  • Review of balance sheet & income statement with its corresponding reconciliations;
  • Ensures compliance with Siemens FRGs, IFRS and US GAAP in relation to accounting & financial reporting;
  • Supports Operational Excellence topics, including sales pipeline management together with sales executives;
  • Supports the preparation of internal management reports, including presentations and other ad hoc reports as required;
  • Supports proposal team for bid reviews regarding financial and legal topics;
  • Raises and consolidates FX hedging forms to SFS Currency Manager on monthly basis;
  • Manages all Service Level Agreements for the Energy Automation segment, including ensuring accurate monthly / quarterly back charging of Service Level Agreement cost;
  • Any other ad-hoc related projects.
  • Experience on data analytics, dashboards, dashboard creation, data mining, and SAP data reporting.
  • Drives the digitalization efforts within the Energy Automation segment and collaborates with the business unit overall.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in finance/Accounting. MBA preferred.
  • Typically, >5 years of experience in the finance / accounting area, MNC experience is a plus.
  • Solid accounting skills with ability to demonstrate an understanding & interpretation of key financial statements.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, esp. Excel and Power Point. Good working knowledge of SAP.
  • Excellent ownership, communication, and interpersonal skills - strong collaboration mindset.
  • Visionary with the ability to analyze company data to influence business decisions to support the business performance.
  • Self-disciplined with strong time management skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure in fast paced and dynamic environment.
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative with flexible & proactive mindset.
  • Willingness to learn & develop.
  • Some travel might be required.

The typical schedule for this position would be in-office 2-3 days and work from home 2-3 days

At Siemens, we are committed to an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles and seek to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience.

Can you see yourself, learning, growing, and succeeding here? If so we'd like to meet you!

We offer flexible vacation time, a matching 401K plan, profit sharing, full health, life, vision and dental benefits.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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