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Senior Financial Analyst

Job ID 1196381BR Date posted 06/13/2017 Location Mooresville, NC Location Name CSC-Mooresville Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0327 - Shared Services

Job Summary:

The principle purpose of the Senior Analyst - Finance is to collaborate with Lowe’s US Home Improvement various functional partners to convert business plans into functional forecasts, develop and maintain operating scorecards, develop business cases, and provide proactive analysis, insights, and recommendations to optimize business performance. This position is responsible for following analytical best practices, accurately reporting and analyzing results and identifying insights for decision making. The Sr. Analyst is responsible for developing an unbiased, holistic view of the key drivers of Lowe’s performance. This is achieved by executing diagnostic processes that survey current business performance and determining opportunities for the improvement of financial and business objectives. In addition, the Sr. Analyst may also create actionable Measures of Success (MoS) and prepare schedules and analysis for internal and external executive meetings by collaborating with key stakeholders to coordinate the message and deliverables.

To accomplish this, the Senior Analyst - Finance must have solid knowledge of finance and/or business analytics. This individual will collaborate with Finance peers to ensure that insights from USHI functional areas and business units (BUs) are understood and incorporated into work products. Additionally, the Senior Analyst - Finance must be able to work effectively within a matrixed organization and demonstrate self leadership skills and the ability to influence and interact with various levels of the organization.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Quantitative or Applied Social Sciences or related field plus 4 years of experience in finance or analytical role OR 6 years of experience in finance or analytical role

• Experience with Microsoft Office tools (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

• Demonstrated experience working cross-functionally

Preferred Qualifications:

• Master’s Degree in related field

• Experience in ERP and General Ledger Systems such as PeopleSoft

• OLAP Databases such as TM1 or Essebase

• MicroStrategy or similar data warehouse applications

• Demonstrated experience working with offshore resources

• Proficiency in use of mathematical, statistical, and analytical tools to model and analyze large quantities of data from business to understand problems and define solutions

About Lowe's:

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 17 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2016 sales of $65.0 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service 2,365 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 290,000 people. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit


Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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