• Financial Planing & Analysis Analyst

    Location US-MI-Auburn Hills
  • Overview

    Guardian Glass, a major business unit of Guardian Industries, is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of float, coated and fabricated glass products. At its 25 float plants around the globe, Guardian Glass produces high performance glass for use in exterior (both commercial and residential) and interior architectural applications, as well as transportation and technical products. Guardian glass can be found in homes, offices, cars and some of the world’s most iconic architectural landmarks. The Guardian Glass Science & Technology Center continuously works to create new glass products and solutions using the most advanced technology to help customers see what’s possible™. Visit for more information.





    The Analyst will have an opportunity to grow within a progressive operational reporting function. Guardian has for some time now embraced a vision of business analysis as a proactive partner in the business.  As a result, other opportunities exist in leading and supporting efforts to optimize plant processes and systems along the entire supply chain, as well as analyzing and brokering relevant information.  Guardian promotes cross-functional experiences and cultivates business generalists.


    The FP&A Analyst should possess the skills and knowledge sought below, but more importantly, the successful candidate will need to be emotionally committed to their work and to Guardian.  By this, we aim to hire an individual who is confident, yet humble, socially agile and respectful of others, driven, accountable, willing to learn, and competitive through teams.


    Responsibilities will initially and over time include:

    • Developing and consolidating globally standardized operational reports
    • Business Analysis with light development functions for our operational systems application team
    • Demonstrating a strong understanding of process flows within the Glass business unit
    • Capital Management System oversight with monthly spend reporting on active projects
    • Product segment profitability analysis and global reporting administration
    • Long term strategic and annual planning consolidation and reporting


    The qualified candidate will possess the following:

    • 3 - 5 years of professional experience in manufacturing
    • Bachelor’s degree majoring in Accounting, with an emphasis in Cost Accounting a plus
    • Strong working knowledge of Excel – specifically in macro writing, database management, and Analysis Services data sources
    • OneStream CPM software experience
    • Strong organizational, problem solving, and analytical skills, as well as strong writing and editing skills
    • Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects

    What do we have to offer?

    If you have been looking for an environment where people are valued, entrepreneurial spirit is boundless and opportunities for success are based on merit, and if you want to add value to your company, then Guardian Industries may be the place for you.


    We offer competitive compensation and a wide variety of benefits including health/dental/life insurance, prescription coverage, STD and optional LTD, paid vacation and holidays, and a 401 (k) with a $1 for $1 match up to 7%. For more information visit us at   Guardian Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  


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