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Senior Manager, Finance

Dublin, Ohio

Job Description

Company: Sygma Central Office
Location: US-OH-Dublin
Zip Code: 43017
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 3
Position Type: Exempt
Travel Percentage: Up to 25%


Please apply directly at:


Summary (Briefly state why this position exists):


This position is responsible for the oversight of Plan, Profit Management, and Financial forecasting and reporting for 15 Distribution Centers. Responsible for providing insight and analysis of financial operating results. Identifies trends and provides recommendations for various profitability drivers, including revenue, margin, expense management, and working capital management.  Manages a team of 6-8 individuals.



Essential Functions:


  • Overall responsibility for accurate and timely monthly Center-level financials for 15 Distribution Centers.  This includes reviewing and approving some journal entries and reconciliations.
  • Creates and leads a positive working environment and culture for the team
  • Aligns with the department management team around common goals and results/objectives
  • Maintains open communications and collaborative relationships with other departments, managers and company associates
  • Produce monthly reports that outline the key drivers of variances versus plan, forecast, and last year results
  • Identify underperforming Centers and Customers and the key drivers of profitability.  Make recommendations to management to improve profitability
  • Identify and quantify opportunities to control costs and reduce expenses
  • Play a lead role in creation and consolidation of the plan and forecast
  • Ensure overall trends and the impacts of key initiatives are reflected accurately in the plan and forecast
  • Work with each department to ensure they understand the overall forecast and how the impact of the key initiatives they are responsible for are reflected in the forecast
  • Assist with cost monitoring, product equities, frequencies and other statistical data directly related to financial performance management
  • Coaches associates for development and successful performance and engagement
  • Participate in the recruiting and training of team
  • Responsible for performance management and development of team
  • Holds people accountable for performance & business results
  • Serve as project lead to implement forecast and planning technology
  • Identify ways to improve processes and implement changes in deliverables such as forecast, sales reporting, other reporting, etc.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business, Accounting, or Economics required
  • MBA/CPA preferred
  • At least 7 years analytical and/or accounting experience required
  • At least 5 years supervisory/managerial experience required
  • At least 3 years leading budget, forecast, reporting efforts preferred
  • Solid accounting skills with a working knowledge of GAAP
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to analyze data and draw logical conclusions and recommendations
  • Ability to lead and direct staff level positions
  • Prepare and present financial results to senior leadership
  • Advanced computer skills with emphasis on Word, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English



Please apply directly at:


For questions regarding the status of your application, please contact Beth Seagle at 614-734-2535


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 65736