IT Senior Finance Analyst at Emerson Electric Co in St. Louis, Missouri

Posted in Management 1 day ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

If you are a Financial Analyst / Sr. Financial Analyst professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you!  Based in our Corporate Headquarters location, St. Louis, MO 
As a Sr. Financial Analyst, YOU WILL: 

Provide financial support and asset administration to Corporate IT Data CenterHosting Operations.  Financial supportincludes; ensuring good control over and financial reporting of transactions(both expense and recovery), budgeting and forecasting, participating incapacity planning, and assisting in strategy setting.  This role is heavily involved in the detailed“standard costing” and pricing of the Hosting operations products and services andin the life cycle management of hosting assets. Given the rapid growth inCorporate IT, this position will actively participate in the creation of new businessprocesses and the reengineering of existing. 



  • Manage the annual budget process and monthly/quarterly analysis and roll-up of expected results

  • Participate in and or supervise standard cost accounting activities and rate setting including variance analysis

  • Generate and analyze financial and operational metrics

  • Process and analyze monthly hosting recovery/inter-company billing

  • Process actual transactions

  • Perform administrative tasks and participate in management surrounding the financial aspects of  asset life cycle management, especially with regard to leased assets 

  • Assist in evaluating potential IT investments, both from a ROI perspective and from a business alignment perspective

  • Work with all areas of Emerson Corporate IT; Vendor Management, Project Management Office, Architecture, Security and IT Operations to assist in analyzing both current and future product and service costs and related cost recovery models

  • Help identify, develop and implement tools, business processes and procedures

  • Participate in capacity planning, strategy and staff meetings

  • Prepare presentations to Senior Corporate and Business Unit IT Management

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’sDegree in Business or Accounting with minor in Computer Science or  Information Systems a plus

  • Mastersin Business Administration or desire to obtain


  • 3 to 5 years of work experiencein business including financial analysis and working in an IT shared serviceenvironment

  • Some experience withOracle/SAP financial and procure to pay systems

  • Some experience withmanaging leased assets preferred

  • Advanced user of Microsoft productsincluding SharePoint

  • Strong analytical skills amust

  • Ability to excel in ateam environment.

  • Strong leadershipcapabilities and communication skills

Our Commitment to Our PeopleWe invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills and competencies to compete and lead in a global economy. Our training programs focus on end-to-end development from onboarding through senior leadership. Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs:  medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and more.  We provide employees flexible time off plans including paid parental leave (maternal and paternal), vacation and holiday leave. Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities and the world in which we live. Learn more about us!. Our Commitment to Diversity & InclusionAt Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers. This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Diversity and Inclusion at Emerson is about welcoming, respecting, and valuing the differences each employee possesses. Inclusion is creating a real sense of engagement, belonging and connection for all employees. Learn more about ourCulture & Values and about Diversity & Inclusion at Emerson. Work AuthorizationEmerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire. Equal Opportunity EmployerEmerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment. If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by sending an email to 

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