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Flowserve Corporation Manager, Finance Business Partner in Lynchburg, Virginia

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Role Summary:

The Finance Business Partner Manager position works closely with the Plant Managers and the site and group leadership team to drive key initiatives and help the Company achieve its goals and maximize returns on investments. The Finance Business Partner Manager will use data as a strategic asset to provide decision support, accurate planning and forecasting, operational productivity and efficiency analysis. This position will ensure accuracy and completeness in the income statement, balance sheet, and cash flow statement planning and forecasting as well as timely variance analysis. The position reports directly to the FCD Automation and Control Finance Director Business Partner with matrix responsibilities to the Lynchburg and Houston VAC Plant Managers. The position has two site Accounting staff matrix reporting into the role and manages consolidated revenues > $110M from the Lynchburg and VAC operations.

Responsibilities & Requirements:


  • Provide proactive business and financial analysis identifying important trends assisting the operations to achieve its objectives.

  • Provide forward looking insights and value-added analysis to leadership regarding profitability, competitive landscape, products, customers etc.

  • Provide timely and accurate financial information in compliance with US GAAP and company policies, procedures and controls

  • Make recommendations for potential improvements and promote the active use of financial data to drive business success and identify potential risks and opportunities

  • Drive Financial performance management including the annual budgeting, preparation of the monthly forecasts and communication of results.

  • Lead processes and initiatives to reduce primary working capital and maximize operating cash flow

  • Meet all reporting deadlines with comprehensive, accurate, complete and responsive data

  • Develop strong working relationships with colleagues and Corporate functions

  • Identify and develop key actions in partnership with the management team required to achieve forecast (addressing gaps in performance)

  • In collaboration with the management team, ensure actions are clearly identified, continuous improvement projects are executed and delivered to meet objectives. Provide regular updates on performance and actions to achieve objectives


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or Accounting

  • Minimum 5 years finance or accounting experience

  • Knowledge of US GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley 404 preferred

  • Experience with SAP BPC - Business Planning and Consolidation tool preferred with advanced Microsoft Office Skills (Excel).

  • Able to multi-task in high pressure, time-constrained situation

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Exceptional business and financial acumen with strong drive for result

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, collaboration and decision-making skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Experience / Skills:


Job Advertising Title: Manager, Finance Business Partner

Primary Posting Location: Lynchburg, Virginia US

Job Posting Category: Finance & Accounting

Employment Type: Full time

Country: United States

Auto req ID: 53476BR

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