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Strategic Finance Manager

Clemco Industries Corp.
Washington, MO 63090
Clemco Industries Corp is looking for a Strategic Finance Manager.   If you are passionate about Finance and energized by the role described below, Clemco may be right for you.  Please visit our Careers page on our company website to apply most easily.  


Title:                     Strategic Finance Manager

Department:         Finance/Accounting

Supervisor:          CFO

FLSA Status:       Exempt/Salaried

The Challenge

The Strategic Finance Manager role is a strategic and financial partner to the CFO of Clemco and the companys Contractor, Industrial and International Value Streams.  The role will be required to support several key business areas related to finance and strategy:

  • Strategic Leadership: As an integral part of the extended leadership team provide timely and pertinent financial analysis, business advice, and process design/improvements to support business Value Streams.  Ensure that profit is maximized from current business in a manner consistent with company culture. Add value through continuous cost and productivity improvements across the Company, providing recommendations, as necessary.

  • Financial Leadership: Oversee financial modeling and forecasting scenarios, driving forecast and strategic planning advice to Value Stream general managers and leadership team.  Hands-on preparation of consolidated domestic and international financial forecast and strategic plans. Track key performance metrics to optimize each departments performance and profitability. Provide accurate and timely financial reports.  Analyze cash flow requirements/projections with future capital projects and R&D.  Develop and maintain solid relationships with internal functional teams.

  • Growth Strategy: Assist the CFO and leadership team on organic growth strategies.  Provide necessary cash flow analysis and financial modeling for investments in R&D, sales, promotions, marketing, and other possible strategic / financial scenarios.  This role will require an analytic thinker, and also be a strategic thought leader within the Company.

  • Process Improvement: Serve as a change agent, continuously challenging the company to achieve greater performance while questioning the status quo.  Be a key influencer of others to be analysts and thinkers who can anticipate opportunities and implement ideas for improvement in a prudent and tactful manner.


  • Assume key leadership role in Value Streams to promote growth and profitability across the business, while helping Value Stream leaders align initiatives with strategy

  • Provide leadership and coaching around the development of people/teams, elimination of waste and ultimately supporting the Clemco value proposition for our customers

  • Serve as strategic planner for Clemco setting long-term goals and evaluating results

  • Responsible for all financial forecasting and modeling activities of Clemco including trends, projections, monitoring financial performance and interpretation of data collected

  • Support performance scorecard to monitor critical financial and operating metrics

  • Assess market trends, competitors and new product development strategies, while conducting research and analyses to support Companys Value Stream

  • Support and guide strategic decision-making processes

  • Analyze costs, pricing, value contributions, sales results and Clemcos actual performance compared to the business plans

  • Develop annual and monthly forecasts, and monitor results

  • Assist Value Streams in understanding financial performance and impact of strategic planning activities

  • Provide financial reports and help interpret financial and operational results for the executive team and Value Stream, while recommending further courses of action

  • Serve as a change agent and continually seek impactful ways to improve financial and operational processes and results

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelors degree in finance, economics, business or similar required

  • MBA not necessary, but preferred

  • 5-10+ years experience

  • Experience with M&A, corporate development, finance, strategy and/or strategic planning helpful

  • Excel modeling experience helpful

  • LEAN manufacturing and accounting experience helpful

  • Must be willing to foster and guard positive culture

  • Strong analytical, verbal reasoning and problem-solving skills

  • Strong business acumen

  • Humble learner; results oriented and high energy with ability to inspire others

  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with people at all levels of the organization


Posted: 2020-08-05 Expires: 2020-09-04

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