Jul 28, 2022

Financial planning and data analyst diesel

  • Daimler Truck AG
  • Detroit, MI, USA

Job Description

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When you join Daimler Truck, you become an agent of change within our global community of people working to create a cleaner, safer, and more efficient world for today and tomorrow. Through innovation at all levels, our teams ensure our world-changing brands continue to increase the quality of life and the business success of our customers, their customers, and the world around them. The Daimler Truck North America (DTNA) brand portfolio is second to none, and includes Freightliner Trucks, Western Star Trucks, Detroit engines and components, Thomas Built Buses and Freightliner Custom Chassis.

We are the undisputed leader in the commercial vehicle market and the industry’s technology trendsetter. Empowered by purpose, DTNA employees drive a Technology Revolution through innovative products and a customer-centric culture. Our dedication to our customers and society does not end once our products hit the road. That’s because we believe that business success and social responsibility go hand in hand. We immerse ourselves in our customer’s experience, and support the environmental responsibilities of our sites to ensure our products are the reliable, sustainable and the desired tools of the future.

Lead R&D project and department planning for local and global projects
Short and long term financial analysis of project portfolio for the purpose of measuring and forecasting future business performance.
Use analytical thought to independently solve complex problems with minimal guidance. Proactively analyze project data to answer key questions from stakeholders or out of self-initiated curiosity with an eye for what drives business performance.
Analyze internal financial statements as well as external economic conditions like exchange rate etc., to assess impact on business operations.
Become the subject matter expert who uses a variety of data sources to blend and join data for efficient delivery.
Maintain interactive visualization through data interpretation and analysis, integrating various reporting components from multiple data sources. Combines a good level of understanding on how business operates with analytical ability to sift effectively through available data and communicate this to senior level stakeholders by leveraging tools like Tableau and PowerBI.
Utilize tools like Alteryx to lead automation of data processing the department
Acts as a resource and guide for colleagues with less experience
Short and long-term financial planning and/or financial analysis of business operations for the purpose of measuring and forecasting future business performance.
Analyzes internal financial information (e.g., profit loss accounts, financial statements, working capital, costs, prices, expenses, revenues, rates of return, etc.).
Analyzes external economic conditions and their impact on business operations (e.g., inflation, interest rates, exchange rates, etc.).
Conducts financial modeling to measure and forecast potential impacts of financial transactions and corporate development activities.
Develops, analyzes and models operational, economic, management, accounting and other organizational data.
Prepares operations analyses, including analysis of competitors, operational effectiveness and capacity utilization.
Prepares plans or recommends solutions to new and complex problems, develops innovative strategies, quantifies the competitive performance of the organization's operations and/or markets, evaluates the potential impact of changes and reports on economic forecasts that affect the industry.
Additional responsibilities are within the Data Science & Business Intelligence job family group as a generalist or in a combination of job families.

Basic Required Skills & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration, Accounting or related field
Detail oriented and ability to prioritize multiple projects
Strong communication, organization and presentation skills
Analytical and critical thinker; Self-starter
Finance and Business Acumen
Demonstrate ability to be flexible to changing business needs and priorities in the organization
Working knowledge of SAP/cbFC
Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint with ability to build and maintain standard reports.
A passion for learning, professional growth and knowledge sharing
An attached resume is required

Basic Preferred Skills & Experience

2-4 years of relevant experience preferred
PowerBI and Tableau knowledge are a plus.
German language is a plus


Work Location Opportunity:
This position is open to consideration at the following locations:


Daimler Trucks North America is firmly committed to developing a work environment that supports empowerment and inclusion for our current and future employees. We recognize that our ability to adapt will enable us to compete for a broader range of talent. Additionally, our business and the people who work within it will be successful and profitable if we remain agile and flexible in our approach to work.

To continue to build a great place to work for all, we are committed to a culture that supports flexibility and encourages a positive working environment that achieves the needs of our business and employees.

@hybrid: Number of days at home and at the office will be determined through an ongoing conversation with your Manager. DTNA will ensure that your WFH set-up meets wi-fi / data minimum requirements and sets you up for success. Travel to the office is not reimbursed and employee must live close enough to attend regular in-person collaborative meeting with at least 24-hour notice.




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