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Title:  Financial Planning & Analysis Professional - Experienced

Req ID:  2317
City:  Saint Louis
State:  MO
Country/Region:  US
Postal Code:  63101
Department:  Financial Planning & Analysis

About the role:

We are currently seeking a Financial Planning & Analysis Professional – Experienced (position title is Specialist Financial Planning) at our corporate headquarters in St. Louis, MO

Reporting to the Manager of Financial Planning, the scope of the role will be to support the Financial Planning group in the day to day activities including the monthly Business Performance Review, quarterly forecast and annual 5-year budget.


Duties will include:

  • Consolidate forecast and budget data in IP
  • Prepare numerous supplemental schedules that include the Performance Summary Appendix, Income Statements and Revenue and DD&A schedules
  • Assist with preparation and/or review of the monthly Business Performance review materials
  • Review capital expenditures for projects submitted by the Business Units; ensure proper authorization signatures and supplemental information is included for appropriate approvals
  • Assist with SG&A forecast and budget processes
  • Perform analysis of actual and forecast results along with other key operating statistics
  • Serve as primary contact for internal and external auditors by providing necessary support and documentation as requested
  • Assist with the quarterly earnings process
  • Assist in various ad hoc analyses as requested or required


The lifestyle:

This position is a full-time role, working from our corporate headquarters in St. Louis, MO. Peabody offers flexible work policies, including hybrid office/home working arrangements and opportunity to finish at noon on Fridays.


About you:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Two to three years relevant work experience
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license preferred, but not required
  • Experience in financial planning, principles of consolidation, US GAAP and financial statement preparation
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical ability with high attention to detail
  • Self-starter with ability to act and make decisions independently and provide related support
  • Excellent organizational skills to meet deadlines and able to thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Proficiency with SAP and query language strongly preferred
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; particularly strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Ability to build positive working relationships across both operational and corporate functions globally
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively collaborate with other departments and team members globally
  • Demonstrate problem solving skills to quickly and effectively resolve issues
  • Ability to work overtime as required


Physical Requirements:

  • Must have the ability to perform office related tasks which may include prolonged sitting or standing
  • Must have the ability to move from place to place within an office environment 
  • Must be able to use a computer
  • Some positions may require occasional repetitive motion or movements of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers


About Peabody:

Peabody was founded in 1883 and has grown to be a leading pure-play coal company serving power and steel customer in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products.

Peabody employs over 4,000 people and have 18 operations in the United States and Australia. Our employees are guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.


EEO Disclaimer: Peabody Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Peabody is a globally diverse company which offers an inclusive work environment to engage, recognize and develop employees. The company values the power of inclusion and diversity as a competitive advantage and is committed to increasing the number of diverse employees throughout its operations. We welcome applications from all diversity groups to assist us in honoring our commitment.


Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us.


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