September 15, 2016

Financial Analyst - Forecasting & Planning

Mattel/Global Brands Team - El Segundo, CA

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  • Company
    Mattel/Global Brands Team Mattel/Global Brands Team
  • Location
    El Segundo, CA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Job Description
We are looking for Financial Analysts to start their careers with the fast paced finance team at Mattel. These are junior positions. Great opportunity to have a career that spans across departments with room for growth. If you love finance, you are smart and like to be challenged, come join us at Mattel.

* Partner with cross functional teams to provide analysis and support teams to achieve financial objective

* Prepare journal entries and actively monitor the budget centers

* Assist with ad hoc projects and identify opportunities for process improvement

* Ensure compliance with Corporate policy and Sarbanes Oxley requirements

Experience, Education & Skills
Key Success Factors:

* Ability to work in a geographically-distributed and fast-paced environment

* Advanced documentation skills with attention to detail a must

* Self-starter with problem solver skills

* Strong communication and relationship building skills

Experience, Education & Skills:

* BS/BA in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration

* Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel

* Knowledge of Hyperion Enterprise/HFM and Oracle is a plus

* 1 - 3 years of experience in finance and/or accounting, including internships


About Us
Mattel is a creations company that inspires the wonder of childhood. Our mission is to be the recognized leader in play, learning and development worldwide. Mattel s portfolio of global consumer brands includes American Girl , Barbie , Fisher-Price , Hot Wheels , Monster High and Thomas & Friends , among many others. Mattel also creates a wealth of lines and products made in collaboration with leading entertainment and technology companies. With a global workforce of approximately 31,000 people, Mattel operates in 40 countries and territories and sells products in more than 150 nations. Visit us at, or

Mattel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer