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Senior Finance Manager

Req ID:  4424



Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

This position is responsible for the fiscal management and support for all the OSTA Plant manufacturing operations including, but not limited to Financial, processes, and controls pertaining to: Cost Accounting – month end close and annual processes, Plant FP&A (Budgets, Forecasts and Variance Analysis), Inventory & Reserves Accounting.


This individual will be the business partner to Plant Operations management team providing financial analysis support to drive productivity, enhance inventory management, increase cost savings, and achieve defined objectives.

Job Duties

* Perform monthly close activities such as review of general ledger activity, journal creation and entry, account analyses and reconciliation, department expense analysis, and other assigned duties.


* Lead Monthly analysis of Earned Hours/ Production Volume, Variances in Labor, Work orders and manufacturing. Compile / Consolidate Inventory Reporting and variance analysis to be published to Senior management.


* Support Project Management teams in creating budgets related to special projects and provide variance analysis on monthly basis.


* Participate in annual budget, quarterly forecasts and provide variance analysis with key business drivers. Drive Monthly cost center reviews with the objective of driving financial performance and incorporating feedback into Quarterly forecasts.


* Participate in the annual Standard cost setting process for the plants.


* Responsible for maintaining compliance with JSOX / Intern Audit Controls across all Manufacturing Plants.

Job Requirements



* Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) and minimum of 5 years related experience in Cost Accounting.


* Thorough knowledge of Cost Accounting Principles (Non – Negotiable), Accounting standards, FP&A.


* Minimum of 3 years managing and developing people.


* Travel (~15%) and visit all manufacturing sites at least once a year.




* Knowledge and experience with MRP/ERP (Oracle preferred), Hyperion desirable.


* Excellent computer skills including ability to create spreadsheets and provide analysis and other reports utilizing Excel, PowerPoint, Power BI.


* Strong organization, communication, and problem-solving skills.


* Ability to work independently with a minimal supervision.


* Certified Public Accountant desirable. 

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.


Olympus requires all new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit


Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Minnesota (US-MN) || Brooklyn Park || 

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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