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Finance Manager (Pineville, NC or Avon Lake, OH)

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PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL), is an award-winning workplace because of the value we place on our people and their contributions through, recognition programs, competitive pay, community involvement, and opportunities to grow professionally and personally. We have a proven track record of promoting from within by providing professional development opportunities. We are a $3 billion world-class, global provider of polymer solutions with our materials used in everyday products ranging from sports equipment to medical devices to electronics and more. With approximately 6,000 global associates and 70+ facilities around the world, we collaborate closely with our customers to deliver innovative products and services. If you like to be challenged in a fast-paced, team environment and to work with top, innovative talent, then PolyOne is the ideal company for you to build a career.


Job Summary
The Manager, Finance, is a critical role on the Business Unit Team. This broad-ranging position is responsible for the integrity of profitability in the business, as well as all of its financial planning and reporting. This position exists to guide decision-making processes and positively impact the financial results of the business.  The location for this position could be either Pineville, NC or Avon Lake, OH.
Essential Functions
  • Partners with the Finance Director to provide leadership to ensure the profitability of business activities with Pricing, Purchasing, Credit and other key functional areas to create accurate and timely reporting of business results. This includes leading the preparation of monthly/quarterly reporting and business review packages for senior business leaders.
  • Clearly communicates results, issues, trends and all other relevant financial issues to Management, including Executive staff and business partners.
  • Effectively partners with the general manager and business team leaders in decision-making and actions, on a day-to-day as well as on a forecasting/planning basis.
  • Completes annual and longer-term plans for the business.
  • Develops, introduces and implements financial tools that drive key business metrics (margin management, freight costs, contract terms, inventory management, etc.).
  • Acts as a liaison between the business team and Corporate Finance functions, including leading implementation of new or revised reporting requirements.
  • Acts as a key member of the SAP implementation team for a recently acquired business.
  • Other projects as assigned.
To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each job duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
In addition to the PolyOne Competencies required for all jobs, the following qualifications are required for this job:
Required Education:
  • Bachelors degree in Finance or related field 
Required Length & Type of Experience:
  • 7+ years experience in the following:
    • Financial systems
    • Financial reporting
    • Financial principles
Knowledge & Skills:
  • Microsoft office
  • Hyperion Financial Management
  • SAP
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Time management and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and form a strong partnership with the business
  • Each position at PolyOne focuses on 12 competencies in the areas of Personal and Strategic Skills as well Thought Rigor and demonstrating an Action Bias. Each position ties to specific competencies and levels of proficiency which help individuals excel at their current role as well as chart their growth path with the company through our Career Planning process.
The scope of this role is global.

Physical/Environmental Demands
The characteristics listed below are representative of the physical and environmental demands required by an individual to successfully perform the essential duties of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
  • Requires standing and sitting for prolonged periods of time, talking and listening.
  • Typical work is in an office environment where the noise level is low to moderate.



We offer a competitive salary, incentive and benefit plan to eligible employees. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, spending accounts and 401(k).

PolyOne Corporation is a drug free workplace.  PolyOne is an equal opportunity employer. We maintain a policy of non-discrimination in providing equal employment to all qualified employees and candidates regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, protected veteran’s status, or other legally protected classification in accordance with applicable state and local law.#LI-KD1


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