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Sr Analyst - Financial

Brand:  Matthews
Company:  Matthews International Corporation
Line of Business:  MATW Corporate

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15212-5838


The Senior Analyst - Financial will support Matthews International Corporate organization as a valuable contributor within the growing Finance team. The Senior Analyst will support in asset acquisition and utilization; cost management and control; financial budgeting and forecasting. Using a strong foundation of accounting skills and a focus on financial project management, this role will include a high level of interaction with all business unit financial staff and Corporate senior leadership. The Senior Analyst delivers action plans to resolve issues while seeing projects through to completion. Our successful candidate will thrive in working to find solutions and further define processes with the team.


•    Evaluates and supports optimization of business investment in assets and working capital to support Corporate cash management and long-term growth initiatives.  This includes preparation of business cases in support of appropriation requests.
•    Identifies and presents financial issues in an actionable and understandable format to financial and executive teams. 
•    Develops, assesses, and recommends modifications to accounting processes and reporting structure relative to Corporate functions. 
•    Development and publication of KPI (Key Performance Indicator) metrics for Corporate initiatives
•    Coordinates internal meetings to ensure that Corporate leaders are periodically informed of spending compared to budget expectations
•    Supports strategic planning and budgeting to ensure a high quality financial and overall evaluation.
•    Supports other Corporate projects with financial and project management as required.
•    Develops reports as requested by business leadership. 
•    Additional duties as assigned.


•    Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business or related field
•    Advanced degree (MBA, Master’s) preferred
•    5+ years of previous Financial Analysis experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
•    High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications.
•    Experienced user of SAP and related reporting applications (e.g, BPC, BI)
•    Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills.
•    Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning).
•    Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts.
•    Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients.
•    Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
•    Ability to work with and influence peers and management.
•    Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.


•    Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; and talk, hear and see.  
•    Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. 
* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

At Matthews International, we believe in a world of inspired possibilities. We believe that taking pride in our past inspires growth for the future. And that we all have a responsibility to explore new ways of thinking, working and advancing our craft.  

Globally headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Matthews International is home to a global network of employees operating in three distinct industries—SGK Brand Solutions, Memorialization and Industrial Technologies. We care deeply about what they do each day—because when we’re inspired, we can inspire others. We can make difference that goes beyond expectations—for our clients, our community and our company. 

Our dedication, drive and determination empower creativity and give us strength to transform inspired possibilities into inspiring realities. This is strengthened by our values which are fundamental to our business and guide how we work—to demonstrate integrity, cultivate employees, be our best, innovate and live the Matthews spirit. 


Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants.  In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.